Wincor Nixdorf to replace 500 information terminals at BMW Group’s German and international locations

Wincor Nixdorf to deliver 500 info terminals to auto manufacturer and handle subsequent operation Paderborn, Germany, 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wincor Nixdorf has received an order from the BMW Group to replace 500 information terminals at the automaker’s German and international locations. The terminals enable the company’s employees to access corporate intranet applications. In its role […]

The International Council of Shopping Centers and Goldman Sachs Weekly Chain Store Sales Index rose by solid 1.0% in the latest week ending June 28 over the previous week

Strongest Year-Over Year Pace Since Dec. 2011 NEW YORK, 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and Goldman Sachs Weekly Chain Store Sales Index rose by a solid 1.0% in the latest week (ending June 28) over the previous week. On a year-over-year basis sales increased even more rapidly posting a […]

Rite Aid pharmacists across Ohio now able to administer the MMR vaccine adults 18 and older as number of measles and mumps cases increase statewide

As Number of Measles and Mumps Cases Increase Statewide, Rite Aid Pharmacists Stand Ready to Immunize Under Governor Kasich’s Emergency Order CAMP HILL, PA, 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — In response to the increasing number of measles and mumps cases and under Ohio Governor John Kasich’s emergency order, Rite Aid pharmacists across Ohio are now able to […]

Apple® announced updates to iTunes U® bringing educators and students great new tools to build and experience educational content on iPad®

Brings Course Creation, Management for Teachers & Student Discussions To iPad CUPERTINO, California, 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — Apple® today announced updates to iTunes U®, bringing educators and students great new tools to build and experience educational content on iPad®. Beginning July 8, teachers using the free iTunes U app can create, edit and manage entire courses […]

Meijer continues its investment in the city of Detroit with groundbreaking ceremony for second supercenter at the site of the former Redford High School

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — Less than a year after Meijer opened a supercenter at the historical Michigan State Fairgrounds on 8 Mile Road and Woodward Avenue, the retailer continued its investment in the city of Detroit today with a formal groundbreaking ceremony for a second supercenter to be located at the site of […]

Ingles Markets declares cash dividend of $0.165 per share on all its Class A Common Stock and $0.15 per share on all its Class B Common Stock payable July 24, 2014

ASHEVILLE, N.C., 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ: IMKTA) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.165 (sixteen and one-half cents) per share on all its Class A Common Stock and $0.15 (fifteen cents) per share on all its Class B Common Stock.  This is an annual rate of $0.66 and $0.60 per […]

REWE Group extends executive board contract of Dr. Christian Mielsch until the end of August 2018

  Köln, Germany, 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — The supervisory board of REWE Group has prematurely extended the executive board contract of Dr. Christian Mielsch (51) by three further years. In September 2012, Dr. Mielsch was appointed to the management board of REWE Group. In this position, he was responsible for Finance, Business Administration, Information Technology, Real […]

The Defense Commissary Agency established formal process covering diversion of unsellable but edible food to local food banks

FORT LEE, Va., 2014-7-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Defense Commissary Agency has established a formal process covering diversion of unsellable but edible food to local food banks. The program now involves 110 stateside commissaries that will divert qualifying food to 77 food banks approved by the Department of Defense, but both numbers will continue to rise. […]