Plenty of high-quality, large, fresh turkeys available for preorder at Whole Foods Market stores or online

Outdoor access, strict standards make for plentiful supply of better birds this Thanksgiving AUSTIN, Texas, 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shoppers can find plenty of high-quality, large, fresh turkeys this year at Whole Foods Market. Thanksgiving options range from organic, kosher, heirloom, free-range and heritage, to hand-brined or pre-cooked, and are available for preorder at Whole […]

Rite Aid the first U.S. drugstore chain to offer Harmonyx genetic testing

Tests help determine most effective medication therapy based on an individual’s genetic makeup  Camp Hill, Pa., 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) and Harmonyx, a leader in affordable and accessible genetic testing, announced today the availability of select genetic tests in all Rite Aid pharmacies except those in New York state. Rite […]

Meijer Simply Give campaign to double match every customer’s $10 donation made Nov. 13-14

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Meijer Simply Give campaign this holiday season comes on the heels of the retailer’s most successful campaign ever, and will once again double match every customer’s $10 donation made Nov. 13-14 in an effort to restock the shelves of its food pantry partners. The holiday campaign runs […]

P&G former group president Melanie Healey elected to Target Corporation’s Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS, 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) announced today its board of directors elected Melanie Healey, former group president, North America, of The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G, NYSE: PG), as a new director, effective immediately. Ms. Healey, 54, spent more than 25 years at P&G. During her tenure, she worked […]

Morrisons Campylobacter results for the whole of 2015 below the 7% FSA target

Bradford, England, 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Since 2013 we have been working hard to reduce Campylobacter levels in fresh chicken. We have introduced a Campylobacter reduction plan which, following independent tests has shown significant improvements year on year. Our results for the whole of 2015 are below the 7% FSA target. We understand that […]

7‑Eleven to recruit 100 veterans and provide $2 million in discounts for Military Veterans Franchise Program by end of 2016

DALLAS, 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — 7‑Eleven, Inc.,ranked among top military and veteran-friendly companies, wants to provide more franchise opportunities to qualified men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces The retailer has set a goal of recruiting 100 veterans and providing $2 million in discounts by the end of 2016. Launched in […]

LVMH implements EUR 5 million internal carbon fund

PARIS, 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the first time in its history LVMH announces the implementation of an internal carbon fund which is already estimated at over 5 million euros. The fund will be financed by contributions from each Maison, calculated using the greenhouse gas emissions generated by their activities, specifically in terms […]

Digital Insight and CUneXus Solutions partner to resell CUneXus’ cplXpress product to Digital Insight financial institution customers

cplXpress to help Digital Insight increase engagement and maximize profitability of existing customer relationships DULUTH, Ga., 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Digital Insight, an NCR company and leader in digital banking solutions and CUneXus Solutions, a financial services software development firm focused on data-driven consumer lending strategies, have partnered together to resell CUneXus’ cplXpress product to […]

Lindex: Sustainable Water Resources for cleaner textile production wins the prestigious 2015 Habit Fashion Award for Sustainability

The successful Swedish collaboration Sustainable Water Resources (SWAR) for cleaner textile production has won the prestigious 2015 Habit Fashion Award for Sustainability. Lindex is one of the initiators of the project together with fashion industry colleagues KappAhl, Indiska and Stockholm International Water Institute. SWAR was honored by the Habit of its impact in terms of […]

Lindex opens its second store in London

Gothenburg, Sweden, 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (November 6, 2015) Lindex opens the doors to its second store in London. The fashion chain is unique in the UK market and the earlier establishment in Westfield, Stratford City has been a success with significant impact among customers, the fashion press and bloggers. “We distinguish […]

New Look Retail Group H1 FY16: Revenue up 5.9% to £756.0m

NEW LOOK RETAIL GROUP LIMITED (“New Look”) First Half Results for the 26 weeks ended 26 September 2015 LONDON, 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Strong First Half performance with significant progress made against strategic initiatives Financial Highlights* Revenue +5.9% to £756.0m (H1 FY15: £713.6m) New Look Brand like-for-like sales +4.9% UK like-for-like sales +4.7% […]

Kmart launches The Giving Hat™ to raise funds in the fight against childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases

Retailer collaborates with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® for inspirational and fashionable addition to the St. Jude Thanks and Giving® fundraising campaign this holiday season HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2015-11-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — In collaboration with St. Jude, Kmart has introduced The Giving Hat™ – a new way to draw attention, heighten awareness and raise […]