Ahold repurchased 2,232,557 Ahold common shares for € 29.67 million between February 17 and 21, 2014

Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2014-2-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ahold has repurchased 2,232,557 Ahold common shares in the period from February 17, 2014 up to and including February 21, 2014. The shares were repurchased at an average price of € 13.2919 per share for a total consideration of € 29.67 million. These repurchases were made as part […]

BRC Global Standards announced the launch of whistleblower hotline in English, Spanish and Mandarin

LONDON, 2014-2-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — BRC Global Standards has announced the availability of a 24/7 telephone hotline – TELL BRC – offering a confidential reporting service hotline for employees, suppliers, clients and other stakeholders to report concerns they may have about wrongdoing in a manufacturing site that is certificated against a BRC Global Standard. The service is being […]

Philippines: SM Investments Corporation signed with University of the Philippines to build PHP400 million professional schools building in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City

Pasay City, Philippines, 2014-2-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — SM Investments Corporation (SM) has inked a memorandum of agreement with the University of the Philippines for the construction of a PHP400 million professional schools building in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. Under the agreement, SM and SM Prime Holdings, Inc. have committed to supervise the construction and […]

Philippines: SM Prime Holdings, Inc. reported combined net earnings of PHP16.27 billion in 2013

Pasay City, Philippines, 2014-2-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading property developers in Southeast Asia, reported combined net earnings of Php16.27 billion in 2013. Consolidated revenues rose 5% to Php59.79 billion from Php57.22 billion a year ago. Rental revenues accounted for 54% of the total, and grew by […]

Kesko Corporation’s shareholders invited to Annual General Meeting on 7 April 2014 at Messukeskus Helsinki’s Conference Centre

Helsinki, Finland, 2014-2-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Notice is given to Kesko Corporation’s shareholders of the Annual General Meeting which will be held inMessukeskus Helsinki’s Conference Centre, Messuaukio 1 (Conference Centre entrance), Helsinki, on 7 April 2014 at 13.00.The reception desks for those registered for the meeting are open, voting tickets are provided and coffee is served […]

Walmart announced $1.75 million in grants to help African Americans Pursue Higher Education, Job Training and Placement

BENTONVILLE, Ark., 2014-2-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today, Walmart furthers its commitment to provide greater access to opportunities across 20 U.S. communities with the announcement of $1.75 million in grants from the Walmart Foundation to three of the nation’s leading nonprofit organizations: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), National Urban League (NUL) and United Negro College Fund […]