Overstock.com offers a soulful product selection within the online Worldstock Fair Trade and Main Street Revolution stores

Overstock.com Offers More Than Traditional Sales in 2015 SALT LAKE CITY, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK) is seeing customers trend toward unique homemade gift ideas that also support good causes. To support these trends Overstock.com is proud to offer a soulful product selection within the online Worldstock Fair Trade and Main Street […]

Overstock.com to release Q3 financial results for the period ending September 30, 2015, on Monday, November 9

SALT LAKE CITY, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK) is scheduled to release third quarter financial results for the period ending September 30, 2015, on Monday, November 9, 2015 after the market closes. The company has scheduled a conference call and webcast for 4:30 p.m. ET that day to discuss these results. “I […]

Kroger’s VP of Pharmacy Philecia Avery honored by the National Diversity Council with 2015 Most Powerful & Influential Women Award

CINCINNATI, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co.’s (NYSE: KR) Vice President of Pharmacy, Philecia Avery, today was honored by the National Diversity Council with a 2015 Most Powerful & Influential Women Award during the 8th Annual Ohio Diversity & Leadership Conference in Columbus, Ohio. Ms. Avery was one of 13 women recognized […]

Citycon’s Board of Directors to propose moving towards quarterly dividend payments

Helsinki, Finland, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Following the global trend towards quarterly dividend payments, Citycon’s Board of Directors has decided that it will propose to the company’s Annual General Meeting 2016 that Citycon will move to quarterly distribution policy starting in 2016. Citycon’s Board of Directors has also restated Citycon’s current dividend distribution policy […]

Citycon Oyj’s disclosure policy updated and is now available in English

Helsinki, Finland, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Citycon Oyj’s disclosure policy has been updated and is now available in English on the company’s website www.citycon.com/disclosure-policy. The updates are mainly technical, but include also the removal of the earlier EUR 150 million disclosure threshold set for material investments, divestments and development projects in 2012, as the […]

Citycon CEO KOKKEEL on Q3-2015: Sektor acquisition one of the most important events in Citycon’s history

Helsinki, Finland, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — THIRD QUARTER OF 2015 – Turnover increased to EUR 86.0 million (Q3/2014: EUR 61.4 million) mainly due to the acquisition of Norwegian shopping centre company Sektor Gruppen AS (Sektor). Turnover of Sektor amounted to EUR 27.7 million. This also increased net rental income which came to EUR 59.7 […]

Colruyt restyled and expanded its store in Neerpelt, Belgium

Neerpelt, Belgium, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — On Wednesday 28 October the renovated Colruyt store in Neerpelt will open its doors after a few months of renovation work. The store has been expanded by half and restyled into a new-generation Colruyt store. New-generation store Store manager Davy Tessens: “Colruyt regularly renovates its stores to make them […]

Belgium: Renovated Colruyt store of Dendermonde opened

Halle, Belgium, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — On Wednesday 28 October the renovated Colruyt store of Dendermonde will open its doors after a few months of renovation work. The store has been expanded and restyled into a new-generation Colruyt store. New-generation store Store manager Rob Smeets: “Colruyt regularly renovates its stores to make them […]

Conad lancia una raccolta di firme finalizzata a sollecitare il Parlamento ad estendere la vendita di farmaci di fascia C alle parafarmacie

Bologna, Italia, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Conad lancia una raccolta di firme finalizzata a sollecitare il Parlamento ad estendere la vendita di farmaci di fascia C alle parafarmacie. Sul sito www.liberalizziamoci.it la petizione da firmare. In un mercato quale quello dei farmaci, ancora parzialmente liberalizzato a distanza di nove anni dal primo decreto Bersani, […]

Die Migros ruft eines ihrer Fondue Caquelons zurück

Zürich, SWITZERLAND, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Die Migros ruft eines ihrer Fondue Caquelons zurück. Es besteht das Risiko, dass wegen eines Spannungsrisses der Boden wegbrechen kann und somit der heisse Käse ausläuft. Es handelt sich um das rot-weisse Caquelon aus Porzellan mit dem Schweizer Kreuz drauf, das seit September 2015 im Verkauf ist. Die […]

Nordstrom to report its Q3 2015 financial results after financial markets close on Nov 12, 2015

SEATTLE, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) announced today that it will report its third quarter 2015 financial results after the close of the financial markets on Thursday, November 12, 2015. The announcement will be followed by a conference call at4:45 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, in which senior management will comment on the […]

Starbucks seasonal espresso beverages return in their red cups to stores in US and Canada

SEATTLE, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — For many, the holidays begin when they catch their first whiff of eggnog or have their first taste of peppermint. Starting today, Starbucks seasonal espresso beverages return in their festive red holiday cups to stores in the U.S. and Canada. Learn the story behind Starbucks two-toned ombré design for this […]

Starbucks Board of Directors approves 25% Increase in Quarterly Dividend after record Q4 results

Q4 Comp Sales Increase 8% Globally, 9% in the U.S.; Global Traffic Up 4% Q4 Revenues Jump 18% to a Record $4.9 Billion; Operating Income Up 13% to a Record $969 Million Q4 GAAP EPS Rises to a Record $0.43; Non-GAAP EPS Rises 16% to a Record $0.43 Per Share Company Issues Strong Outlook for […]

Starbucks Cards with Swarovski crystals will be available in limited quantities in China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand this Holiday

SEATTLE, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Since the first Starbucks Card launched in 2001, designers have created hundreds of varieties of these collectible cards. One of this year’s new designs, available at participating Starbucks® stores in Asia, is a Starbucks Card adorned with Swarovski® crystals. The premium mini Starbucks Card – small enough to fit […]

Tesco unveils new guide on how to pick the right wines – What To Drink Now

CHESHUNT, England, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco is pulling out all the stops – well at least the bottle stops – to help customers pick the right wines for the important moments in life.  From the first date, meeting the in-laws for the first time or for that much anticipated night in front […]

Carrefour in Belgium offers free delivery for pregnant women on Drive.be

BELGIUM, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Carrefour is taking advantage of all facets of e-commerce in Belgium and further expanding the range of services offered with a new service: delivery and preparation free of cost for pregnant women who place their orders on Drive.be. No more punishing shopping trips for future mums. Thanks to […]

Carrefour Brazil opens its first street drugstore

BRAZIL, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Carrefour Brazil inaugurated on october 21th its first street drugstore. The Carrefour Drugstore in Rua N. Sra. da Lapa began its operation next to yet another unit of Carrefour Express, both inaugurated in the western zone of São Paulo (SP). The new drugstore, which has a sales area […]

Bush research: 21 million Brits admit they only know how to use certain parts of their devices

Milton Keynes, UK, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Over 63 million gadgets1 are being neglected in the UK, with over 21 million Brits2 admitting they only know how to use certain parts of their devices, according to new research*  by technology brand Bush. Although 35 million people3 say they don’t feel confident when using technology and 15 per […]

Bush research: one million people in Ireland admit they don’t know how to use gadgets properly

Milton Keynes, UK, 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Over one million people¹ in Ireland admitted they only know how to use certain parts of their tech devices, according to new research² by technology brand Bush. Although one in ten Irish people never read user manuals, one in two reckon their lifestyle would improve if they knew […]

Lowe’s Innovation Labs becomes the first to launch a commercial 3D printer to space

MOORESVILLE, N.C., 2015-11-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lowe’s Innovation Labs, the disruptive innovation hub of Lowe’s Companies, Inc., has partnered with aerospace company Made in Space, to become the first to launch a commercial 3D printer to space.  The printer, the first permanent additive manufacturing facility for the International Space Station (ISS), will bring tools […]