New World Wine Awards become one of New Zealand’s leading wine shows, with a record 1,332 entries this year

Year-on-year growth in entries has seen the New World Wine Awardsbecome one of New Zealand’s leading wine shows, with a record 1,332 entries this year. At this scale, the independent judging panel of 13 wine experts will be required to blind-taste up to 120 wines each per day over three days from 3-5 August. Auckland, […]

SM Investments Corporation reported consolidated net income of PHP13.5 billion for the January to June period, 10% increase over last year

Pasay City, Philippines, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — SM Investments Corporation (SM) reported consolidated net income of PHP13.5 billion for the January to June period, an increase of 10% over last year. Excluding extraordinary items, recurring income grew by 13% during the first half of 2015. Consolidated revenues were up 6% to PHP138.9 billion in the […]

Taubman partners with Life Remodeled to help beautify areas at Detroit’s northeast side; donated $50,000 to pay for new technology and equipment for the Osborn High School library

Employee volunteers to beautify Osborn neighborhood and $50K donation will fund the new technology and equipment for Osborn High School’s iLab BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — Detroit’s Osborn neighborhood today received a helping hand from Taubman employees as part of the company’s second annual Volunteer Day. Taubman again joined forces with Life Remodeled […]

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust completes the sale of Uniontown Mall in Uniontown, PA for $23.0 million

Sale marks the 7th non-core mall sold by PREIT PHILADELPHIA, PA, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI) announced today that it has completed the sale of Uniontown Mall in Uniontown, PA for $23.0 million.  The buyer also separately acquired the fee interest in the ground underlying the mall from […]

PREIT announces new lease with Whole Foods Market to open at Exton Square Mall in Exton, PA

Addition will provide an extraordinary shopping experience PHILADELPHIA, PA, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — PREIT (NYSE: PEI) announced a new lease with Whole Foods Market to open at Exton Square Mall in Exton, PA. The 55,000-square foot store will complement the plans to redevelop the property, bringing a unique and engaging shopping experience this part […]

Wincor Nixdorf gears up for more expansive Software business in Brazil and will work with Perto in the Hardware sector

Paderborn, Germany, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — Wincor Nixdorf, Europe’s leading supplier of IT solutions for banks and retailers, is gearing up for more expansive Software business in Brazil. At the same time, it plans to work in cooperation with Perto in the Hardware sector. On the basis of an agreement recently concluded between both […]

Wincor Nixdorf named “Top Supplier Retail” for 2015 by the EHI Retail Institute in Cologne

EHI Retail Institute award Paderborn, Germany, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — The “Top Supplier Retail” award was conferred this year by the EHI Retail Institute in Cologne for the first time. This new award honors the entire range of excellent services and solutions that an IT partner makes available to retail businesses. Wincor Nixdorf was […]

Morrisons announces the appointment of Clare Grainger as Group HR Director

Bradford, England, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — Clare has nearly 25 years of experience in HR and management, mostly in the retail sector with Morrisons and before that Asda. Most recently she has been Morrisons’ interim Group Retail Director and has been leading the stores business through a number of measures to improve the customer shopping […]

7‑Eleven celebrates 20th anniversary of its Operation Chill® incentive program for youngsters

7‑Eleven® Celebrates a Generation of Good Will with Operation Chill® DALLAS, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — 7‑Eleven, Inc.celebrates a generation of good behavior this year with the 20th anniversary of its Operation Chill® incentive program for youngsters. For two decades, U.S. police officers have been “ticketing” kids they catch doing good with Operation Chill FREE Slurpee® drink […]

CBRE Group, Inc. acquires consulting and research firm specializing in the Canadian hospitality and tourism industries PKF Consulting Inc.

Firm Specializes in Canadian Hospitality and Tourism Industries Los Angeles, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today announced that it has acquired PKF Consulting Inc. (PKF Canada), a leading advisory, consulting and research firm in Canada specializing in the Canadian hospitality and tourism industries. PKF Canada serves a broad range of clients in […]

CBRE: Middle East to spend an average of US$15.0 billion per year into direct real estate globally

Middle Eastern Capital Increasingly Targeting U.S. Markets Private Investors Emerge as Major New Source of Outbound Capital Los Angeles, 2015-8-6— /EPR Retail News/ — An average of US$15.0 billion per year will flow out of the Middle East into direct real estate globally in the near-term, with investors from the region increasingly targeting U.S markets, according […]