Tesco delivers on its commitment to further reduce the levels of Campylobacter in its fresh chicken

CHESHUNT, England, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco has today released new data which shows that the retailer is delivering on its commitment to further reduce the levels of Campylobacter in its fresh chicken. Throughout 2014/15 the retailer performed well in the Food Standards Agency (FSA) year- long survey, which monitored the levels of bacteria […]

Carrefour Romania presented at INDAGRA trade fair for third year in a row

ROMANIA, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the third year in a row, Carrefour Romania has taken part in INDAGRA – the international trade fair for equipment and products used in agriculture, horticulture, viticulture and animal husbandry. From 28 October to 1 November, Carrefour Romania used its stand to showcase “Romanian products” from the […]

Defense Commissary Agency store worker Alexander “Alex” Culbreth honored at the 35th annual Department of Defense Disability Awards at the Pentagon

FORT LEE, Va., 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Defense Commissary Agency store worker Alexander “Alex” Culbreth was honored at the 35th annual Department of Defense Disability Awards ceremony Oct. 29 at the Pentagon. Culbreth joined 18 other service members and civilian employees with disabilities who received Secretary of Defense awards for their outstanding achievements and […]

Homebase names Chris McDonough Marketing Director

Milton Keynes, UK, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chris McDonough has been appointed to the role of Marketing Director at Homebase, reporting to Managing Director Echo Lu as part of the Homebase Leadership Team. He takes up the position on 1 December 2015. Chris brings with him a wealth of experience from a broad range […]

John Lewis at home and Waitrose Basingstoke new co-located shops opened their doors to Basingstoke customers

LONDON, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — At 9am this morning (12 November 2015), the new co-located John Lewis at home and Waitrose Basingstoke shops opened their doors to customers for the first time. The 46,000 sq. ft John Lewis, located in Basing View, is the retailer’s 12th ‘at home’ shop and the largest co-located […]

John Lewis to open shop-in-shops within 7 branches of Netherlands’ leading department store de Bijenkorf

Retailer to open seven shop-in-shops with The Netherlands’ leading department store LONDON, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — In a first for the retailer, John Lewis has announced it will have a physical presence in Europe by opening shop-in-shops within seven branches of The Netherlands’ leading department store, de Bijenkorf. The first three shop-in-shop departments […]

800 Best Buy stores to open at 12:01 a.m. EST on Tue, Nov. 17 to put Star Wars: Battlefront in fans’ hands

Minneapolis, MN, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Best Buy already has everything Star Wars fans want, like the Sphero BB-8 and the HP Star Wars Special Edition Laptop. And now more than 800 Best Buy stores will be opening early – at 12:01 a.m. Eastern time* on Tuesday, Nov. 17 to put Star Wars: Battlefront in fans’ […]

PVH Corp. to release its Q3 2015 earnings results on Dec 2, 2015

NEW YORK, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH) today announced that it will release its third quarter 2015 earnings results on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 after the market closes. PVH will sponsor a conference call on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 9:00 A.M. Eastern Standard Time, hosted by Emanuel Chirico, Chairman and Chief Executive […]

Kmart releases its ultimate shopping guide for this holiday season

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — With so many ridiculously awesome ways to shop at Kmart this holiday season, we’re making it easy for our Shop Your Way® members and customers by sharing the ultimate shopping guide. Because there are many options while shopping this holiday season, we’ve compiled our Top 10 Holiday Shopping tips […]

SSP to operate 29 retail and food and beverage outlets at Oslo Airport Gardermoen valued at £500M

LONDON, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — SSP, a leading operator of food and beverage brands in travel locations worldwide, has won a contract for between five years (for retail) and seven years (for food and beverage) valued at approximately £500 million (6.4 billion Norwegian Krone) at Oslo Airport Gardermoen. It will operate 29 retail […]

Harris Teeter associates and food bank volunteers to prepare Thanksgiving dinner bags for families-in-need

Families-in-Need to Receive Holiday Meal Courtesy of Harris Teeter Date: Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 Press Conference:    10:30 a.m. Where: Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina 3808 Tarheel Drive Raleigh, N.C. 27609 Interviews are available.  Live shots are welcomed!  Raleigh, N.C., 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Nov. 23, 2015, Harris Teeter associates and food […]

Foodstuffs’ liquor retail brand, Liquorland acquires 20 stores across the country from The Mill Retail Holdings

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Foodstuffs has today announced that its traditional liquor retail brand, Liquorland, has successfully completed the purchase of 20 liquor stores across the country from The Mill Retail Holdings (TMRH). Following the initial announcement of intent to purchase in September, the deal was completed today, Tuesday 17 […]

The Foodstuffs South Island opens Fresh Foods Training Centre for its Butchery and Bakery Apprentices

The Foodstuffs South Island Fresh Foods Training Centre opened its doors today, Wednesday the 11th of November, to much anticipation from Foodstuffs staff, Skills4Work and Competenz. Christchurch, New Zealand, 2015-11-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Located on the same site as Trent’s Wholesale on Orbell Street in Christchurch, the new training centre has been purpose built […]