BESTSELLER’s employees donate to three humanitarian projects in India, China and Africa

BESTSELLER EMPLOYEES HELPED MAKE A DIFFERENCE BY DONATING A PART OF THEIR NEW YEAR’S GIFT TO THREE HUMANITARIAN PROJECTS IN INDIA, CHINA AND AFRICA. FOLLOWING THE EMPLOYEE DONATIONS, BESTSELLER AND BESTSELLER FUND TOPPED UP THE DONATION TO THE FULL AMOUNT OF DKK 3.5 MILLION. Brande, Denmark, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — The money is distributed to […]

BESTSELLER FUND donates to help Syrian refugees in Lebanon

BESTSELLER FUND HAS SIGNED A CHEQUE OF DKK 2 MILLION TO HELP DANISH REFUGEE COUNCIL DELIVER EMERGENCY AID TO THOUSANDS OF SYRIAN REFUGEES LIVING IN LEBANON.  Brande, Denmark, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Emergency relief to Syrian refugees in Lebanon BESTSELLER FUND’s donation will be earmarked to deliver emergency aid to thousands of Syrian refugees in […]

FTC clears Bi-Lo Holdings acquisition of all stores in the Sweetbay, Harveys and Reid’s supermarket chains from Delhaize Group

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC  and Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB – NYSE: DEG) today announced they have received approval from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to proceed with the transaction in which Bi-Lo Holdings will acquire substantially all of the stores in the Sweetbay, Harveys and Reid’s supermarket chains from […]

Old Navy donated over $1M worth of new clothes to survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in Philippines

Donates more than $1 million worth of new clothes to survivors SAN FRANCISCO, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Old Navy announced today the donation of more than 100,000 articles of new clothing to the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan that hit the central and southern islands of the Philippines in November 2013. “At Old Navy, we want […]

Gok Wan’s eleventh collection for Tu now availble at over 200 Sainsbury’s stores nationwide

LONDON, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Step in to Spring with Gok Wan’s elegant new collection for Tu at Sainsbury’s Ladies we’re excited to announce that Gok Wan’s eleventh collection for Tu is landing in stores tomorrow (Tuesday 25th February) and we for one can’t wait! The ultimate go-to collection for all your spring must have items, […]

Sainsbury’s CEO Justin King reinforced the importance of British sourcing at today’s NFU conference in Birmingham

Birmingham, UK, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Justin King, Sainsbury’s Chief Executive reinforced the importance of British sourcing at today’s NFU conference. At a time when the UK faces a storm of adverse weather and economic difficulty the retailer is committed to sourcing closer to home. Speaking to an audience of farmers, MPs and retailers at […]

Tesco hosts seminar “Winning in the new era of retail” for investors and analysts

Tesco is today hosting a seminar for investors and analysts. Cheshunt, England, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — The seminar will comprise presentations from Philip Clarke (Group Chief Executive), Chris Bush (Managing Director – UK), Robin Terrell (Group Multichannel Director) and Laurie McIlwee (Chief Financial Officer). Tesco will reiterate its strategic priorities of continuing to invest in […]

Axel Hluchy appointed new Managing Director of METRO Cash & Carry Germany

Düsseldorf, Germany, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — With Axel Hluchy (49), METRO Cash & Carry Germany is getting a new managing director. Effective beginning of April, the wholesale professional will take over from Dominique Minnaert who will assume another position within METRO GROUP for health reasons. Hluchy is presently Managing Director of MAKRO Cash & Carry Czech Republic […]

Carrefour Romania launched new range of cosmetics and personal care products, LES COSMÉTIQUES DESIGN PARIS

BUCHAREST, Romania, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Thursday, February 20th, Carrefour Romania launched LES COSMÉTIQUES DESIGN PARIS, a new range of cosmetics and personal care products created by experts in France and distributed exclusively in Carrefour stores. „Beauty is not a luxury, it’s a right! This is the motto of LES COSMÉTIQUES DESIGN PARIS, but also […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. to attend the 35th annual Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Tuesday, March 4, 2014

BENTONVILLE, Ark., 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will participate in the 35th annual Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Walmart U.S. President and CEO Bill Simon will provide an update on the Walmart U.S. business at 10:25 a.m. EST. Click here to follow Bill Simon’s presentation.  The presentation will […]

Big Lots to host three job fairs across San Francisco Bay and San Jose areas in early March

COLUMBUS, OH, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Job seekers can talk with Big Lots store management teams about employment opportunities at three Career Fairs in the San Francisco Bay and San Jose areas the first week of March. The Fortune 500 retailer has opportunities for experienced store management, entry-level management, store associates, and stockers. In conjunction with work2future and […]

Hy-Vee, Inc. to expand its Minnesota operations into the Twin Cities market

WEST DES MOINES, IA, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Hy-Vee, Inc., an industry leading grocery retailer with 235 stores in eight states, announced plans today for a major expansion of its Minnesota operations into the Twin Cities market. Hy-Vee has been a fixture in Minnesota communities since 1969 and currently has 17 employee-owned stores statewide with […]

AB Acquisition (Albertsons) LLC announced two senior management appointments

Boise, ID, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons), which operates Albertson’s LLC and New Albertson’s Inc., today announced that Rick Navarro, who had been the Company’s Chief Financial Officer since its inception in 2006, has been appointed Chief Administrative Officer. Succeeding Navarro as the company’s CFO is Robert B. Dimond. “Our decentralized operating […]

Target Corporation to webcast its 4th quarter earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 9:30 a.m.

Minneapolis, MN, 2014-2-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Target Corporation to Webcast 4th Quarter Earnings Conference Call WHAT: Target Corporation’s (NYSE:TGT) webcast of its 4th quarter earnings conference call. WHEN: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 9:30 a.m. central time HOW: Investors and the media are invited to listen to the call through the company’s website at www.target.com/investors (click […]