Tesco: new British-bred twice the size of regular raspberry helps boost UK demand for the summer fruit to record levels

CHESHUNT, England, 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — A new, sweeter British-bred raspberry that grows up to twice the size of regular varieties is helping boost UK demand for the summer fruit to record levels. Since the raspberry season started in May demand has grown by nearly 45 per cent on the same period last year. And […]

Sinclair Oil “Dino” returns to the 89th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

NEW YORK & SALT LAKE CITY, 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — This Thanksgiving will be positively pre-historic as the legendary Sinclair Oil “Dino” returns to the 89th Macy’s (NYSE:M) Thanksgiving Day Parade. On Thursday, Nov. 26, Sinclair Oil Corporation’s magnificent mascot will be transformed into a 77-foot long balloon giant, ready to take flight in […]

Macy’s, Inc. to build new Macy’s store at Fashion Place in Murray, UT

CINCINNATI, OH, 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced it will build a new Macy’s store at Fashion Place in Murray, UT, one of the Salt Lake City area’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment destinations. Construction will begin in early 2016 after the former Dillard’s building is razed, with an opening planned […]

CVS Health Research Institute: High patient satisfaction with the quality of care delivered via telehealth at MinuteClinic retail medical clinics

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — New data from the CVS Health (NYSE:  CVS) Research Institute demonstrates very high levels of patient satisfaction with the quality of care delivered via telehealth at MinuteClinic retail medical clinics. Satisfaction with quality of care and other factors were measured among patients participating in a pilot program of telehealth […]

CVS Health Corporation announces the completion of the acquisition of Omnicare for approximately $12.9 billion

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Omnicare, the leading provider of pharmacy services to long term care facilities, for a total enterprise value of approximately $12.9 billion. About CVS Health CVS Health (NYSE:  CVS) is a pharmacy innovation company helping people on their […]

The Kroger Co. announces the establishment of two new supermarket divisions in Texas, Dallas and Houston divisions

New Structure Will Support Significant Investment in Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston Markets  CINCINNATI, OH, 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the establishment of two new supermarket divisions, a Dallas division and a Houston division. Previously, both markets were served as part of Kroger’s Southwest division. Kroger also announced that Dana […]

Kista library in Citycon’s shopping centre Kista Galleria awarded the “Public Library of the Year Award 2015”

The library in Citycon’s shopping centre Kista Galleria has been awarded the “Public Library of the Year Award 2015”. Since the library moved to Kista Galleria in August 2014, visits to the library have increased by 300% and book loans have doubled. Helsinki, FINLAND, 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — “Partnerships with stakeholders in the local […]

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. announces the opening of its new restaurant in Newport News, Virginia

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Restaurants, Inc.(NASDAQ:BJRI) today announced the opening of its new restaurant in Newport News, Virginia onMonday, August 17, 2015. The new BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse® is located at The Marketplace at Tech Center along Oyster Point Road and Jefferson Avenue. The restaurant is approximately 7,300 square feet, […]

Panera Bread to add new version of its seasonal pumpkin spice latte and new line of ‘clean’ bottled beverages this fall

Company Unveils ‘Clean’ Pumpkin Spice Latte and New Bottled Beverages Without Artificial Colors, Flavors, Sweeteners or Preservatives St. Louis, 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — This fall, Panera Bread’s (NASDAQ: PNRA) U.S. bakery-cafes will add a new version of its seasonal pumpkin spice latte and a new line of ‘clean’ bottled beverages that are free of […]

DICK’S Sporting Goods to open its 26th store in Illinois and 625th store nationwide on August 28th in Lincoln Park in Chicago, IL

PITTSBURGH, PA, 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 26th store in Illinoisand 625th store nationwide on Friday, August 28th in Lincoln Park in Chicago, IL (1538 North Clybourn Avenue). DICK’S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, August […]

Sears Holdings to release its financial results for the Company’s fiscal 2015 second quarter before the market opens on Aug. 20, 2015

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2015-8-19— /EPR Retail News/ — Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced today that it expects to release its financial results for the Company’s fiscal 2015 second quarter before the market opens on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, and simultaneously post a pre-recorded conference call and audio webcast on its corporate website. It will feature […]