Metro Inc. to release its financial results for the 4Q 2015 on November 18, 2015

MONTREAL, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Metro Inc. will be releasing its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2015 on November 18, 2015. This release will be followed by a conference call at 11:00 a.m. EST. Mr. Eric R. La Flèche, President & CEO and Mr. François Thibault, Senior Vice President & CFO will […]

Saudi Automotive Services Company (SASCO) announces the results of 34th Ordinary General Assembly Meeting

Retailing and Operation Division Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Saudi Automotive Services Company (SASCO) announces the results of the 34th Ordinary General Assembly Meeting (2nd Time), which held at 4:00 pm on Sunday, 25th of October, 2015 at SASCO Head office (Al-Ehsa Street Malaz – Riyadh) after completion of the quorum, […]

Jean Coutu: Flu vaccines will be available in approximately 300 Jean Coutu stores throughout Quebec

Fast and easy online appointment-setting Longueuil, Quebec, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. (the “Jean Coutu Group” or the “Corporation”) and its affiliated pharmacist-owners announced today the introduction of their flu vaccination campaign. Flu vaccines will be available in approximately 300 Jean Coutu stores throughout Quebec regions as well as […]

McDonald’s to provide shareholders with new rights of proxy access for director nominations

OAK BROOK, IL, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ —  McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) today announced that its Board of Directors has amended the Company’s bylaws to provide shareholders with new rights of proxy access for director nominations. The changes, being made with the input and support of the Company’s shareholders, enable eligible McDonald’s shareholders to have their own […]

Walmart estimates more than 210 million visits to its mobile app over holiday season

Retailer will wow customers with simplified shopping experience and enhanced eCommerce offering; Predicts more than 210 million visits to its mobile app over holiday season BENTONVILLE, Ark., 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — America moves from candy corn to candy canes November 1 and Walmart is ready. The retailer has been combing through data, predicting trends and preparing […]

Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Team Red, White and Blue, Team Rubicon, Hire Heroes USA, Blue Star Families joined Walmart to launch Greenlight A Vet

Greenlight A Vet shines a light on the impact transitioning veterans make in and out of uniform in communities across the country BENTONVILLE, Ark., 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — With 250,000 members of our military transitioning back to civilian life each year, veterans are returning to schools, workplaces and neighborhoods across the country to take on […]

Shoppers with Macy’s mobile app will have a chance to win $1m in prizes through “Macy’s Black Friday Walk In and Win” game

Customers will have access to specials starting at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving evening in most stores NEW YORK, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — This Thanksgiving evening, customers can shop the greatest deals of Black Friday weekend beginning at 6 p.m. at most Macy’s (NYSE:M) stores, or online all day at macys.com. Plus, shoppers with Macy’s mobile app will […]

Unparalleled assortment of gifts from top brands and for every budget at Macy’s this holiday season

Spread joy this holiday season with the hottest gifts from Macy’s and macys.com/gifts NEW YORK, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Macy’s is the ultimate gift destination this holiday season, boasting an unparalleled assortment of products from top brands and for every budget. From apparel to home décor to technology, Macy’s carries the best selection of items for […]

The Sephora Lab becomes a veritable pillar of the innovation culture that defines Sephora

PARIS, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sephora has from its founding proposed a revolutionary retail concept centered on self-service, a pathsetting first in the world of selective cosmetics and perfume stores. The brand continues to innovate to enhance the customer experience through the Sephora Lab, an internal program to develop new creative concepts, fueled by ideas […]

The Fondation Louis Vuitton invited 2nd class of students in LVMH Institut des Métiers d’Excellence (IME) vocational training program

PARIS, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Fondation Louis Vuitton invited the second class of students in the LVMH Institut des Métiers d’Excellence (IME) vocational training program on October 27th to a ceremony marking the start of the 2015 school year. The 100 new students joining the IME this year were welcomed by LVMH Chairman […]

TAG Heuer CEO Jean-Claude Biver on the creation of the TAG Heuer smartwatch

PARIS, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — LVMH brands continually integrate innovations to develop new products and target new customer segments. Jean-Claude Biver, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TAG Heuer and President of the LVMH Watch Division, talks about creation of the TAG Heuer smartwatch. Developed in partnership with Intel and Google, this revolutionary new […]

Invitation to discover how LVMH Houses engage with innovation

PARIS, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Innovation is deeply embedded in the DNA of the LVMH Group, providing a source of continued success and authenticity over the years.  As a core value of LVMH, innovation inspires the Group’s houses in their quest for excellence, creating an ongoing dialogue between tradition and modernity. Several emblematic initiatives […]

The Milwaukee Bucks announced new partnership with Roundy’s Supermarkets, Inc., and Pick ‘n Save stores

Bucks players celebrate the new partnership by making surprise appearances at local Pick ‘n Save stores MILWAUKEE, WI, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Milwaukee Bucks today announced a new partnership with Roundy’s Supermarkets, Inc., and Pick ‘n Save stores in which the Wisconsin-based grocer will serve as the presenting sponsor of the 2015-16 Bucks […]

Delhaize Group CEO Frans Muller on Group’s 3Q 2015 results: We continue to report robust sales in this third quarter

Financial Summary Third Quarter 2015 » Revenue growth of 2.3% at identical exchange rates » Comparable store sales growth of 1.7% (or 4.1% excluding the positive impact from strikes at a competitor last year) in the U.S., 1.7% in Belgium and 5.1% in Southeastern Europe » Group underlying operating profit of €218 million, underlying operating […]

Northern Ireland Retail Consortium: Northern Ireland’s rates review warmly welcomed by the retail industry

LONDON, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — The devolved government has today published a consultation paper aimed at reviewing Northern Ireland’s £588 million a year non-domestic rates system. The move has been warmly welcomed by the retail industry. Over the past two years the Northern Ireland Retail Consortium has led calls for a review, most recently […]

Scottish Retail Consortium Director David Lonsdale on reviewing business rates in Northern Ireland

LONDON, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Responding to the publication by the Northern Ireland Executive of a consultation paper reviewing business rates in Northern Ireland, the Director of the Scottish Retail Consortium, David Lonsdale, said: “Just as in Northern Ireland, the £2.8 billion Scottish system of business rates is not fit for purpose, disincentivises investment and […]

Babies“R”Us® to help parents celebrate little ones’ first holiday season with a series of festive events at Babies“R”Us stores

In-Store Events Feature Craft Activity, Storytime, Giveaways, Gift Ideas and More, Adding to the Magic of Little Ones’ First Holiday; Baby’s First Christmas Gift Guide Makes Gifting Easy with Solutions for Stocking Stuffers, Christmas Keepsakes and Toys for Infants at Any Stage WAYNE, NJ, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Babies“R”Us®, the nation’s leading dedicated baby products retailer, […]

Toys“R”Us: The Great Big Toys“R”Us Book of Awesome to arrive in homes this week featuring an all-new, special interactive edition

For the First Time Ever, Augmented Reality Brings the Year’s Hottest Toys to Life Within Kids’ Beloved Holiday Catalog WAYNE, NJ, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Toys“R”Us® today announced that The Great Big Toys“R”Us Book of Awesome,the company’s annual resource for the year’s hottest toys, will begin arriving in homes this week featuring an all-new, special interactive […]

43 local Associated Food Stores to donate the proceeds from their Star Icon Campaign to Make-A-Wish® Utah

43 local grocery stores rallied together to help wishes come true CENTERVILLE, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Associated Retail Operations: Macey’s, Fresh Market, Dan’s, Lin’s and Dick’s Markets,will be presenting Make-A-Wish® Utah with the proceeds from their Star Icon Campaign this week. Thanks to the dedication of each ARO store, their team members and considerate customers, […]

Associated Food Stores announced the launch of Shopper Radar, a new mobile app

New mobile app, Shopper Radar, rewards shoppers with store credit and digital coupons Salt Lake City, Utah, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — While more retailers are turning to online and digital shopping, Associated Food Stores is giving shoppers another reason to visit the grocery store; Free money. The grocery wholesaler announced the launch of Shopper Radar, a […]

Morrisons to pilot a convenience food offer in five petrol filling station shops owned by Motor Fuel Group

Bradford, England, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Morrisons is to pilot a convenience food offer in five petrol filling station shops owned by Motor Fuel Group (MFG). The pilot will start by the end of the year and will allow Morrisons to supply branded and own-brand food to the forecourt stores. The shops, all above 1,200 […]

Autogrill adopted the latest generation of NCR hardware and software at its Italian flagship store in Milan

Modern design, intuitive user interface and superior performance of NCR software and hardware solutions help Autogrill to launch new “Il mercato del Duomo” store MILAN, ITALY, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, today announced that global travel food and beverage operator, Autogrill has adopted the latest generation […]

Dhofar University selected custom-built NCR nKiosk software and Bill Payment kiosk to enable its students with the flexibility to pay their tuition fees

The 24 hour availability of custom-built kiosk will give students the advantage of paying their fees at their convenience MUSCAT, Oman, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, today announced that Dhofar University (DU), a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education, has selected custom-built NCR nKiosk […]

ProCredit Bank Georgia selects NCR and its local partner RS Line to implement the first intelligent deposit ATMs in the country

NCR ATM and software solutions enable direct, convenient loan repayments, as well as direct currency exchange Tbilisi, Georgia, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced today that ProCredit Bank Georgia has chosen NCR and its local partner RS Line to implement the first intelligent deposit ATMs in […]

Fnac partners with VOD Factory for the launch of FnacPLAY, its video-on-demand service

Fnac announces the launch of FnacPLAY, its video-on-demand service, in partnership with VOD Factory. This service will offer films and TV series from all of the major studios for rental or purchase with the help of Fnac’s expert recommendations. Ivry-sur-Seine, FRANCE, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Groupe Fnac, the top seller of physical format video on the […]

NCR’s Digital Insight helped Montgomery County Employees Federal Credit Union (MC EFCU) launch Apple Watch app

Technology powered by Digital Insight helps members bank at the flick of the wrist Duluth, Ga., 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Montgomery County Employees Federal Credit Union (MC EFCU), working with Digital Insight, an NCR company, has launched Apple Watch app functionality to further enhance and provide more mobile banking application options. The new service is […]

Swatch Group’s Hour Passion won 3 key multibrand concessions for Watch and Jewellery after the tender of Nice Côte d’Azur Airport until 2023

PARIS, 2015-10-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — Hour Passion, the multibrand retail network of Swatch Group, the world’s largest watchmaker, has been successfully awarded a series of 3 key multibrand concessions for Watch and Jewellery after the tender of Nice Côte d’Azur Airport until 2023. This includes one 95 sq. store in Schengen area of Terminal […]