NRF embarks on Summer Road Trip Designed to Enhance State Partnerships, Highlight Retail Careers, Community Impact and Innovations

Summer Road Trip Designed to Enhance State Partnerships, Highlight Retail Careers, Community Impact and Innovations WASHINGTON, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — One year after the world’s largest retail association launched its This is Retail initiative, the National Retail Federation has embarked on two significantly larger scale initiatives that will bring together select retailers and students […]

Retail Industry Leaders Association launched tool designed to help retailers optimize their energy management program

Energy Management Maturity Matrix Allows Industry To Drive Improvements To Existing Strategies Arlington, VA, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (4/24/2014 ), the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) launched its Retail Energy Management Program by releasing the Retail Energy Management Maturity Matrix, a tool designed to help retailers optimize their energy management programs. The Matrix provides […]

Co-op Home Centres, SaskPower and FCL partner to help Saskatchewan residents switch their light bulbs

Saskatchewan, Canada, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Here’s a bright idea: switching your light bulbs can save you money and power. And for Saskatchewan residents, Co-op is helping to make that switch even easier. In partnership with SaskPower, FCL and participating Co-op Home Centres are offering a $5 instant rebate on selected light-emitting diode (LED) light […]

The former Sobeys grocery in Wetaskiwin opens as Co-op brand

Wetaskiwin, Alberta, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — It took less than 48 hours. By 8 a.m. Wednesday morning, the transformation was well under way and Wetaskiwin Co-op welcomed customers into its new food store. After receiving the keys to a former Sobeys grocery store at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, an incredible effort was made to re-stock […]

Intershop to present at the Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies Summit on 28-29 April 2014 in London

28/29 April, Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London London, UK, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Intershop has announced details of its presence at the Gartner Customer Strategies & Technologies Summit, which will take place on 28-29 April 2014 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London. Intershop CTO Jochen Wiechen will deliver a solution provider session from […]

Gall & Gall appoints Frances Franken General Manager

Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gall & Gall announces today that Frances Franken has been appointed as General Manager as of 5 May 2014. As of 5 May 2014, Frances Franken will succeed Marit van Egmond, who will continue her career as a member of the Albert Heijn Board as Director Merchandising & […]

Marit van Egmond and Erik-Jan Mares appointed directors at Albert Heijn

Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — As of Monday 5 May 2014, the Albert Heijn Board will be complete. On that date, Marit van Egmond and Erik-Jan Mares will join the team as part of the changes announced in January 2014. The plans also include building on the Albert Heijn brand and organization […]

Celebrate Organic at all Wegmans Food Market locations on April 26, 2014

ROCHESTER, NY, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Celebrate Organic at all Wegmans Food Market locations on April 26, 2014 WHO: Wegmans customers and members of the media are invited WHEN: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, 2014 WHERE: All Wegmans Food Market locations WHAT: Celebrate Wegmans Organic, an Earth Day-inspired event with balloons, […]

Wegmans Food Markets to open two stores in the suburbs of Richmond, Virginia

ROCHESTER, NY, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. confirmed that the family-owned supermarket chain plans to build two stores in the suburbs of Richmond, Virginia. The stores will be similar in size and design to Wegmans’ current Virginia stores, which range in size from 120,000 to 140,000 sq. ft. “Over the years, we […]

Dunkin’ Donuts signed with two new franchise groups to open 20 new restaurants in South Orange County and San Fernando Valley

West Coast Expansion Continues to Brew in California for Dunkin’ Donuts CANTON, MA, 2014-4-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today the signing of multi-unit store development agreements with two new franchise groups to develop 20 new restaurants in South Orange County and the San Fernando […]