Marks & Spencer and Oxfam joint campaign ‘Love, Mum’ to raise money for mothers in living poverty around the world

Joanna Lumley, Abbey Clancy and Zoe Ball launch a new initiative from Marks & Spencer and Oxfam to raise money for mothers living in poverty around the world. London, UK, 2014-2-4 — /EPR Retail News/ — CELEBRITY MUMS Joanna Lumley, Abbey Clancy and Zoe Ball today joined forces to launch ‘Love, Mum’, a new joint campaign from […]

Target CFO and Executive VP John Mulligan: Time for chip-enabled smartcards

Minneapolis, MN, US, 2014-2-4 — /EPR Retail News/ — The data breach that struck our company spotlighted the sophistication of criminal hacker networks operating across the globe. We know the attack created significant concerns for millions of customers. We will learn from this incident and we will work to make Target, and the wider business community, more […]

Target accelerates smart card technology implementation to dramatically reduce the threat of credit and debit card fraud

Minneapolis, MN, US, 2014-2-4 — /EPR Retail News/ — Target Chief Financial Officer John Mulligan, in testimony before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary in Washington, D.C., announced today that the company will be accelerating its implementation of smart card technology designed to dramatically reduce the threat of credit and debit card fraud among guests shopping in […]

Russia’s largest retailer OJSC “Magnit” announced the results of its BOD meeting

Krasnodar, Russia, 2014-2-4 — /EPR Retail News/ — OJSC “Magnit”, Russia’s largest retailer (the “Company”, “Issuer”; MICEX and LSE: MGNT), is pleased to announce the results of the BOD meeting held on February 4, 2014. Please be informed that on February 4, 2014 the BOD meeting was held (minutes of the BOD meeting of OJSC “Magnit” are w/o […]

Koninklijke Ahold N.V. repurchased 1,803,253 Ahold common shares for €22.32 million between 27 and 31 January 2014

Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2014-2-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ahold has repurchased 1,803,253 Ahold common shares in the period from January 27, 2014 up to and including January 31, 2014. The shares were repurchased at an average price of € 12.3775 per share for a total consideration of € 22.32 million. These repurchases were made as part […]

Sainsbury’s Bank plc now wholly owned subsidiary of Sainsbury’s

London, UK, 2014-2-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Following the announcement on 8 May 2013 that Sainsbury’s would acquire the remaining 50 per cent shareholding in Sainsbury’s Bank plc from Lloyds Banking Group, Sainsbury’s confirms that the transaction completed on 31 January 2014. Sainsbury’s Bank plc is now a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company and will […]

Ingles Markets reported $945.1M net sales and $9.5M net income in first fiscal quarter ended December 28, 2013

Asheville, NC, US, 2014-2-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ: IMKTA) today reported net sales of $945.1 million for its first fiscal quarter ended December 28, 2013, 1.1% higher than last year’s first fiscal quarter. Net income totaled $9.5 million for the December 2013 quarter compared with net income of $11.6 million for the […]