The British Retail Consortium welcomed European Parliament’s MEPs vote for comprehensive overhaul of the European payments market

LONDON, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has welcomed a significant vote today by MEPs in the European Parliament for a comprehensive overhaul of the European payments market. The European Parliament has sent a clear message that the time for reform has come, including a cap on the excessive fees retailers’ pay […]

Marks & Spencer announced plans to open 250 new stores in the next 3 years

Strategy focused expanding Food business and increasing franchise operations LONDON, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today at Marks & Spencer’s Investor Seminar in Paris, the retailer unveiled plans for further international expansion with a focus on opening 250 new stores, growing its Food business and increasing its franchise operations. In a series of presentations from […]

H&M to promote the use of fabrics that come from FSC certified plantations and forests

At H&M we are committed to ensuring that our fabrics are not coming from the worlds remaining ancient and endangered forest. Stockholm, Sweden, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — We will together with the not-for-profit environmental organization Canopy by June 2014 put a plan in place to avoid sourcing fabrics from endangered forest and promote the use of fabrics […]

Target to hire 300 local team members with the opening of its new store in Kailua, Hawaii

Store will hire approximately 300 local area team members MINNEAPOLIS, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Target announces plans to serve guests at its new store in Kailua, Hawaii, opening in March 2015. The store will be located at 345 Hahani Street The approximately 134,000 square foot location will include fresh food offerings The new store will […]

Target plans to open new store in Westwood, MA in March 2015

Store will hire approximately 200 local area team members MINNEAPOLIS, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Target announces plans to serve guests at its new store in Westwood, Mass., opening in March 2015. The store will be located on University Avenue, between Route 129 and Canton Street, as part of the new University Station development The approximately […]

IKEA launches “IKEA Home Tour” to help Americans tackle common home furnishing and design challenges

Home Tour Squad Travels Across the Country to Transform Living Spaces CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA, the Life Improvement Store, announced today the launch of the “IKEA Home Tour,” a grassroots effort to help Americans tackle common home furnishing and design challenges and to illustrate genuine solutions that make everyday life at home […]

Darty France acquires Mistergooddeal.com

London, UK, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Further to the announcement of 18 December 2013, Darty plc (the “Group”) today confirms that through its subsidiary Etablissements Darty et Fils (“Darty France”) it has completed the acquisition from M6 Group of 100 per cent of the share capital of Mistergooddeal.com, one of France’s leading websites. The purchase […]

Delhaize Group sold its Bosnian & Herzegovinian stores to Tropic Group B.V.

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB, NYSE: DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, announces that it has signed an agreement with Tropic Group B.V. on the sale of its Bosnian & Herzegovinian stores. Delhaize Group has signed an agreement with Tropic Group B.V., to divest all of its 39 […]

Best Buy the only consumer electronics retailer named 2014 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Washington, DC, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Best Buy is the only consumer electronics retailer to be named 2014 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Ceremonies recognizing Best Buy’s  substantial contributions to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and educating consumers about energy efficiency will be held on April 29 in Washington, […]

CBRE Group awarded 2014 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award by The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

CBRE Earns Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency Recognition for Seventh Consecutive Year ​Los Angeles, CA, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded CBRE Group, Inc. a 2014 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award in recognition of its continued leadership in protecting the environment through energy efficiency. […]

Modern Healthcare Magazine named CBRE and its development and investment subsidiary Trammell Crow Company #1 Development Company

Dallas, TX , 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. and its wholly-owned, commercial real estate development and investment subsidiary, Trammell Crow Company, have been named the #1 Development Company in Modern Healthcare Magazine’s 2014 Design and Construction Survey. In 2013, CBRE and Trammell Crow Company were responsible for $1.5 billion in completed healthcare assignments, […]

CBRE Group ranked #1 commercial real estate brokerage firm by National Real Estate Investor

Los Angeles, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — National Real Estate Investor (NREI), the leading publication for professional real estate investors, has ranked CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) as the No. 1 commercial real estate brokerage firm for the 11th year in a row. The ranking, featured in the publication’s April 2014 issue, is based on the aggregate […]

Victoria’s Secret and LS travel retail Pacific open store at Adelaide Airport

Adelaide, Australia, 2014-4-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories has opened a new store at Adelaide Airport in partnership with LS travel retail Pacific. The world’s sexiest store has arrived. In partnership with LS travel retail Pacific, leading lingerie and beauty retailer Victoria’s Secret has announced its first Beauty and Accessories store at […]