H&M launches online shop in Switzerland; exclusive “online-only” items available all year-round

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — We are proud to announce that we successfully welcomed our Swiss customers to a new and extended online experience on October 15th. H&M’s Shop Online will offer the same collections online as in-store giving customers access to a wide range of clothing and accessories including ladies, men’s, […]

Roundy’s will join EPA’s GreenChill program

MILWAUKEE, WI, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Roundy’s, Inc. (“Roundy’s”) (NYSE: RNDY), a leading grocer in the Midwest, today announced that it will join EPA’s GreenChill program, which is a partnership between the EPA and food retailers to reduce emissions and decrease their impact on the ozone layer and climate change. In 2014, Roundy’s […]

Stradivarius launches the chain’s new website in China – stradivarius.cn

Arteixo, Spain, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — The chain has 65 bricks & mortar stores in China and also sells its products online via both its own website (www.stradivarius.cn) and the T-Mall platform An event celebrated in Shanghai’s Union Building provided the backdrop for presentation of Stradivarius’s new website in China, which reinforces the brand’s […]

GGP Investor Event at Fashion Show in Las Vegas, Nov 16, 2015

Las Vegas, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — GGP Investor Event at Fashion Show in Las Vegas, Nov 16, 2015 5:00pm PT: Property Tour Please check-in at Fashion Show, 2nd level entrance, between Neiman Marcus and Abercrombie 5:30pm – 8:30pm PT: Reception 7:00pm PT: Opening remarks by Sandeep Mathrani, CEO Questions? Text (702) 781-3777 Dress […]

Dunkin’ Donuts now with over 75 restaurants at colleges and universities throughout the country

CANTON, MA, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — With the new school year in full swing, more students will be running on Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, with the opening of new locations on-campus, in bookstores and in college stadiums. Three Dunkin’ Donuts locations opened at The University of Tennessee’s […]

Rite Aid pharmacies nationwide to help its senior customers prepare for 2015 Medicare Part D Enrollment

Rite Aid’s Medicare Advisor Assists Medicare Beneficiaries and Caregivers in Selecting Best Prescription Drug Plan for 2016 Camp Hill, Pa., 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rite Aid pharmacies nationwide are once again providing free resources to help its senior customers select the right prescription drug plan (PDP) or update their existing coverage during the annual […]

Foodstuffs New Zealand: construction of the new New World in Te Kuiti set to start on 19 October 2015

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Foodstuffs North Island Ltd is pleased to announce that construction of the new New World in Te Kuiti is set to start on 19 October 2015. “It is very exciting for us to start construction of the new store,” says Angela Bull, General Manager Property Development, […]

New Zealand: Foodstuffs North Island Limited to upgrade New World Pioneer

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Foodstuffs North Island Limited is excited to announce that they will soon be starting work to upgrade New World Pioneer, located on 179-197 Main Street, Takaro, Palmerston North. “The planned upgrade of New World Pioneer will see improvements to both the inside and outside of the […]

PTMatahari Putra Prima Tbk reopened Hypermart outlet in Malang Town Square (Matos) with the latest concepts of G7

Lippo Village, Tangerang, Indonesia, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — PTMatahari Putra Prima Tbk (MPPA), a multi-format modern retailer in Indonesia, which operates Hypermart, Foodmart and Boston Health & Beauty, today has reopened Hypermart outlet in Malang Town Square (Matos) with the latest concepts of G7. The outlet has a selling area of 4,393 m […]

PetSmart Promise opens new on-site dog and cat kennel facility at Family Promise of Greater Helena

PetSmart® and Family Promise of Greater Helena Team Up on PetSmart Promise Program HELENA, MONT., 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — PetSmart Promise, a partnership between PetSmart and Family Promise, celebrated today the grand opening of a new on-site dog and cat kennel facility at Family Promise of Greater Helena. The new facility is part of the […]

Cold Stone Creamery to open 13 locations in Cambodia over the next five years

The First Location to Open in the Capital City of Phnom Penh SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Over the next five years, 13 Cold Stone Creamery® (www.ColdStoneCreamery.com) locations will open in Cambodia, with the first location opening in the capital city of Phnom Penh sometime over the next 6 months. Kahala Brands™, […]

Zalando’s group revenues in Q3 2015 up by 41-43 per cent vs Q3 2014

Further acceleration of growth to 41-43 per cent, Q3 revenues at EUR 707-717 million Adjusted EBIT of EUR -18 to -32 million (margin of -2.5 to -4.5 per cent), including targeted growth investments Accelerated profitable growth: revenue growth guidance for FY 2015 raised to 33-35 per cent; in return, adjusted EBIT margin lowered to 3-4 […]

Raley’s, Sacramento Kings, KTXL Fox 40 donate to support communities ravaged by the Valley Fire and Butte Fire

Fair Oaks, CA, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Funds raised by Raley’s Family of Fine Stores, the Sacramento Kings and KTXL Fox 40 will support communities ravaged by the Valley Fire and Butte Fire. These fires are considered among the most destructive in California history. “Our community is strong, and we back one another up […]

Schweiz: Die Wettbewerbskommission (Weko) genehmigt Online-Marktplatz von Coop und Swisscom

BASEL, SWITZERLAND, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Die Wettbewerbskommission (Weko) gibt grünes Licht für die geplante Zusammenarbeit zwischen Coop und Swisscom zur Lancierung eines Online-Marktplatzes. Coop hat die hinter dem Marktplatz stehende Firma Eos Commerce AG gegründet, die 2016 mit dem neuen Online-Marktplatz unter dem Namen Siroop live gehen wird. Die Swisscom beteiligt sich am […]

Starbucks to release its 4Q and fiscal year end 2015 financial results after the market close on Thursday, October 29

SEATTLE, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) plans to release its fourth quarter and fiscal year end 2015 financial results after the market close on Thursday, October 29, 2015, with a conference call to follow at 2:00 p.m. PT. The conference call will be webcast and can be accessed on the company’s […]

Tesco to sell 14 Spenhill development sites across London, the South East and Bath to Meyer Bergman advised fund and clients

CHESHUNT, England, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco has agreed the sale of fourteen Spenhill development sites across London, the South East and Bath, to a fund and clients advised by Meyer Bergman. The transaction, worth £250m, is for sites suitable for mixed-use and residential development and marks further progress against Tesco’s strategic priority of […]

Amazon.com unveils its 2015 Holiday Toy List

Choose from more than a thousand gifts for kids, hand-picked by Amazon toy experts Enjoy daily deals on Holiday Toy List products, including items from top brands such as Disney, Fisher-Price, Green Toys, Hasbro, LeapFrog,Mattel, Nickelodeon, and Star Wars SEATTLE, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Amazon.com today announced its 2015 Holiday Toy List (www.amazon.com/holidaytoylist), […]

Walgreens Boots Alliance declared a regular quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share; 6.7 percent up over the year ago dividend

DEERFIELD, Ill., 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — The board of directors of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share, a 6.7 percent increase over the year ago dividend. The dividend is payable 11 December 2015 to stockholders of record as of 16 November 2015. Walgreens Boots […]

M&S launches its new Members Club SPARKS nationwide on October 22

LONDON, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — M&S is embarking on a new style of customer relationship with the introduction of SPARKS – its new Members Club.  Launching nationwide on October 22nd, SPARKS will help convert customers into members who will be rewarded with more from M&S. M&S has taken a fresh look at loyalty […]

The H&M group’s sales up by 11 percent in September 2015 YoY

STOCKHOLM, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — The H&M group’s sales including VAT increased by 11 percent in local currencies in September 2015 compared to the same month last year. Sales development per month in percent in local currencies: The total number of stores amounted to 3,733 on 30 September 2015 compared to 3,338 on […]

Smashburger sells 40% of the company to Jollibee Foods Corporation, Asia’s largest restaurant company

Smashburger Enters into Strategic Partnership with Jollibee Foods Corporation, Asia’s Largest Restaurant Company DENVER, COLORADO/Manila, Philippines, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Smashburger, the Denver-based Fast Casual restaurant concept, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell 40% of the company to Jollibee Foods Corporation (PSE: JFC), Asia’s largest restaurant company. […]

DDR Corp announced pricing of $400m 4.250% senior unsecured notes due 2026

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — DDR Corp. (NYSE: DDR) today announced the pricing of $400 million of senior unsecured notes in an underwritten public offering.  The offering consists of $400 million of 4.250% notes due 2026.  The notes are being offered to investors at a price of 99.094% with a yield to maturity of […]