New Starbucks store opens in London’s bustling Covent Garden district

LONDON, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — London’s bustling Covent Garden district has always been a place of connection and contrasts – where past meets present, design meets culture, and fashion meets entertainment. The new Starbucks store at Upper St. Martin’s Lane brings together these worlds, promoting interaction between Starbucks partners and customers. “The store […]

Marshawn Lynch teams up with Starbucks to introduce the Beast Mode™ Frappuccino® blended beverage

SEATTLE, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Marshawn Lynch approached the fun challenge of creating a new Starbucks Frappuccino® blended beverage to benefit his foundation with the same decisive action that’s made him one of the NFL’s top running backs. Lynch, sporting a Starbucks green apron in a test lab deep inside the company’s Seattle […]

Tesco to cut the price of both unleaded petrol and Diesel by 1p per litre

CHESHUNT, England, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Britain’s biggest fuel retailer has cut the cost of both unleaded petrol and Diesel by 1p per litre at all of its petrol filling stations. The change will come into effect from 6pm this evening. Tesco’s network of 500 petrol filling stations is the largest of all UK […]

Fruit and vegetables at Tesco will stay fresher for longer as a result of new food waste initiative

CHESHUNT, England, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Customers can benefit from salads and citrus fruit that will stay fresh for up to two extra days, thanks to an industry leading initiative by Tesco. Some of the most popular fruit and vegetables will stay fresher for longer as a result of Tesco cutting out a food […]

Carrefour now with 100 “Market” supermarkets in Romania

Carrefour Romania opened 2 new supermarkets. Timisoara, Romania, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — On September 30th, Carrefour inaugurated a new store in Timisoara. Market Uranus extends over a sales area of 800m², and focuses on a range of approximately 5,000 products. On October 8th 2015, Carrefour opened its first supermarket in Floresti – Cluj, […]

Amazon: Prime Now customers in Portland can now enjoy free delivery from local restaurants

Prime Now customers in Portland can now enjoy delivery from local restaurants and food carts, including Pok Pok, Sizzle Pie, Waffle Window, Luc Lac, Seres Restaurant, East India Co Grill & Bar, Kim Jong Grillin’ and many more Free delivery for a limited time on all restaurant orders SEATTLE, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon.com, Inc. […]

Home Retail Group announces its results for the 26 weeks to 29 August 2015

Milton Keynes, UK, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Home Retail Group, the UK’s leading home and general merchandise retailer, today announces its results for the 26 weeks to 29 August 2015. Operating highlights Argos Transformation Plan progress: Substantially completed development and testing of new digital propositions – Fast Track Collection and Fast Track Delivery […]

Mark Price to step down as Managing Director of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman and to leave the Partnership on 3 April 2016

Rob Collins appointed new Managing Director of Waitrose LONDON, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The John Lewis Partnership announces today that, after a 33 year career, Mark Price has set out his intention to step down as Managing Director of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman and to leave the Partnership on 3 April 2016.  Mark […]

Sainsbury’s cuts the price of unleaded petrol and diesel by one pence per litre from 21 Oct

LONDON, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — From tomorrow, 21 October, Sainsbury’s is cutting the price of unleaded petrol and diesel by one pence per litre across its 300 forecourts. Until the end of October, customers can also earn ten Nectar points, instead of one, on every litre of fuel purchased, which is the equivalent […]

Balmain x H&M collection made its global runway debut on Wall Street in New York

NEW YORK, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Last night on Wall Street in New York, the Balmain x H&M collection made its global runway debut in front of a celebrity-packed audience. Kylie Jenner, Diane Kruger, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Alexa Chung were among the guests to get an exclusive look at the glamourous, powerful and […]

DOG for DOG® pet treats now available in Tractor Supply Company stores

BRENTWOOD, TN, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — DOG for DOG® pet treats are now available in Tractor Supply Company stores nationwide. Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, will carry a select line of DOG for DOG natural ingredient, made-in-America treats. DOG for DOG®, a mission-based dog […]

X5 Retail group offers RUB 5 bln BO-04 series rouble-denominated bonds issued by OOO X5 Finance

Moscow, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the offering of RUB 5 bln BO-04 series rouble-denominated bonds issued by OOO X5 Finance. The coupon rate on the bonds with oferta in 3.5 years, is set at 11.90%. The […]

Rite Aid re-opens its store at 300 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Baltimore after sustaining damages during the protests earlier this year

U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, Mayor of Baltimore Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Rite Aid Executive Vice President of Operations Bryan Everett to Host Ribbon-Cutting Today at 1 p.m. Rite Aid Foundation Reinforces Commitment to Baltimore Community with $10,000 Donation to The Historic Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Elementary School CAMP HILL, Pa., 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, […]

Immochan opens its 97th shopping centre and the largest one in France, Les Saisons de Meaux

Croix Cedex, France, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The opening of Les Saisons de Meaux illustrates the will of Groupe Auchan to pursue its development in France under the sign of innovation and ambition. Les Saisons de Meaux is the 97th shopping centre managed by Immochan (the largest one!) and the 120th Auchan hypermarket in France. […]

Giant Food removes Turkey Meatloaf with Tomato Bacon Glaze from sale store brand following recall by Taylor Farms

Landover, Md., 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Following a recall by Taylor Farms, New Jersey, Inc, Giant Food, LLC announced it removed from sale store brand Turkey Meatloaf with Tomato Bacon Glaze which may contain egg, soy and wheat, allergens that are not listed on the ingredient label. These products are safe to consume for individuals […]

Foodstuff’s Pams and Brother Design won Gold Pin for Pams Confectionery at the Design Institute of New Zealand’s annual Best Awards

Auckland, New Zealand, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Foodstuff’s own brand, Pams, and Brother Design has won a Gold Pin for Pams Confectionery at the Design Institute of New Zealand’s annual Best Awards. This award is additional recognition for Pams and Brother who are enjoying a very successful run at award shows both here […]

USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service: Taylor Farms recalls turkey meatloaf products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens

WASHINGTON, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Taylor Farms, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 276 pounds of turkey meatloaf products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products contain eggs, soy and wheat, known allergens which are not declared on […]

PVH Corp: Tommy Hilfiger to introduce virtual reality shopping experience at select stores worldwide

Hosted in select ‘Tommy Hilfiger’ stores and wholesale partners globally, consumers can watch the Fall 2015 ‘Hilfiger Collection’ runway show from a front-row seat in 360 degree 3D virtual reality – and then immediately shop the collection. AMSTERDAM, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE:PVH], is pleased to […]

Office Depot to announce 3Q 2015 results for the fiscal period ending September 26, 2015 on November 3, 2015

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, which entered into a definitive agreement on February 4, 2015 to be acquired by Staples Inc., will announce third quarter 2015 results for the fiscal period ending September 26, 2015, before market open on […]

Reasor’s Dietitians promote health and wellness with the launch of Eat Right Feel Great Program

Tahlequah, OK, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Reasor’s Registered Dietitians are available in several of our store locations with a goal of promoting health and wellness for our customers and employees. The Eat Right Feel Great Program focuses on educating consumers and employees about healthy lifestyles through disease prevention and management, increased dietitian presence […]

Reasor’s announces the availability of Caroline’s Carts at each of their locations

Tahlequah, OK, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Reasor’s is proud to announce the availability of Caroline’s Carts at each of their locations. A Caroline’s Cart is a specially designed shopping cart for special needs children and the elderly. These carts allow an easier shopping experience for parents and caregivers, as it essentially combines a […]

One of the nation’s most successful food retailing executives and Former Chairman of Weis Markets Robert F. Weis passes away

Sunbury, Pennsylvania, 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Robert F. Weis, one of the nation’s most successful food retailing executives over the past half century, has died. Mr. Weis, 96, was the principal figure in the growth and continued success of Weis Markets, one of the most consistently profitable supermarket companies in America. Mr. Weis […]

Kmart makes Halloween a treat this year with more than 5,000 ridiculously awesome costumes

With more than 5,000 costumes in-store and online and costume celebration, Kmart is the destination for tricks, treats and all things spooky HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kmart has the trick to making Halloween a treat this year, encouraging everyone in the family to take part in spooky Halloween fun. More than […]

Schnucks to open its sixth store in southern Indiana on Nov. 11

EVANSVILLE, Ind., 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Schnucks will open its sixth store in southern Indiana with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 11 beginning at 8:45 a.m. (Store opens at 9 a.m.) The new 59,000-square-foot, full-service grocery and pharmacy features service meat and seafood departments, a service deli with sliced-to-order specialties including Boar’s […]

CVS Health Corporation will hold its third quarter financial results conference call on October 30, 2015

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2015-10-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) will be holding a conference call on Friday, October 30, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. (EDT) with analysts and investors to discuss its third quarter financial results. An audio webcast of the conference call will be broadcast simultaneously through the Investor Relations portion of […]