King Kullen’s selection of healthy options to stay active and stick to a diet plan

Stay on top of healthy diet and exercise routines with King Kullen’s help. Bethpage, NY, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Follow through with the healthy New Year’s resolutions set in place, thanks to King Kullen’s selection of healthy options for all kinds of recipes and tips on how to stay active and stick to […]

Dove und Rexona Deos bei Coop dauerhaft bis zu 24 % günstiger

BASEL, SWITZERLAND, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Coop senkt weitere Preise von beliebten Markenartikeln Ab Montag werden bei Coop alle Rexona-Deodorants um bis zu 22 % günstiger, Dove-Deodorants gar um bis zu 24 %. Bereits im November 2015 hat Coop die Preise auf das ganze Neutrogena-Sortiment um bis zu 40 % reduziert. Coop akzeptiert […]

Jeff Burt to succeed Lynn Gust as President of Fred Meyer Stores

CINCINNATI, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today the retirement of Fred Meyer President Lynn Gust, and the promotion of Jeff Burt to succeed him. Mr. Burt currently serves as president of Kroger’s Central division. Fred Meyer Stores, based in Portland, Ore., offers one-stop shopping at 132 multi-department stores […]

Sainsbury’s Chief Executive Mike Coupe: We have traded well during the festive period in a highly competitive market

LONDON, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Good sales performance with like-for-like volume and transaction growth Total Retail sales for third quarter up 0.8 per cent (excl fuel), down 0.7 per cent (inc fuel) Like-for-like Retail sales for third quarter down 0.4 per cent (excl fuel), down 1.8 per cent (inc fuel) Over 30 million […]

Sainsbury’s Chief Executive Mike Coupe: We approached the half-way point in our 20×20 Sustainability Plan

LONDON, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — We’ve updated our sustainability strategy and we’re helping Swadlincote make food waste history. Lucy Bronze, one of the stars of the England Women’s Football World Cup squad, was named as an ambassador for Sainsbury’s Active Kids. Lucy will join existing ambassadors Daniel Sturridge, Ellie Simmonds and Jonnie Peacock […]

LVMH Prize: the fashion world is waiting to discover the next winner

PARIS, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the third consecutive year LVMH is organizing the LVMH Prize, which focuses the spotlight on promising young fashion designers from around the world. After Thomas Tait in 2014 and Marques’Almeida in 2015, the fashion world is waiting to discover the next winner… LVMH has since 2014 reaffirmed […]

Metro Inc. to release its Q1 2016 financial results on January 26, 2016

MONTREAL, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Metro Inc. will be releasing its financial results for the first quarter of 2016 on January 26, 2016. This release will be followed by a conference call at 2:00 p.m. EST. Mr. Eric R. La Flèche, President & CEO and Mr. François Thibault, Senior Vice President & CFO will […]

Celebrity wellness icon and Kmart ambassador Jillian Michaels shares some exclusive “fitness hacks”

Jillian Michaels Offers Wellness Tips for the New Year and Retailer Rewards You for Sharing Your Own Fitness Hacks HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kmart is encouraging everyone to “Fit in the Fun” in 2016, helping Shop Your Way® members and customers kick off a healthy and fun start to the New […]

Overstock.com’s mobile app named the Web Marketing Association’s Best Shopping Mobile Application for the 2015 Mobile Web Awards

SALT LAKE CITY, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK) announced today that its mobile app has been named the Web Marketing Association’s Best Shopping Mobile Application for the 2015 Mobile Web Awards. This marks the fourth consecutive year in which an Overstock.com mobile app has been honored by the group. The award is […]

Signet Jewelers Holiday Season total sales up 5.0% over the prior year

HAMILTON, Bermuda, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Signet Jewelers Limited (“Signet”) (NYSE and LSE: SIG), the world’s largest retailer of diamond jewelry, today announced its sales for the eight weeks ended December 26, 2015 (“Holiday Season”) and guidance for the 13 weeks (“Fourth Quarter”) ending January 30, 2016. Holiday Season Sales Highlights: Total sales of […]

Deirdre Zimmermann appointed Senior Vice President, Marketing at Raley’s Family of Fine Stores

Fair Oaks, CA, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Raley’s Family of Fine Stores has named Deirdre Zimmermann as Senior Vice President, Marketing. In her new role, Deirdre will lead the advertising, marketing and external communications teams to advance the company’s brand.  As the company continues to promote the vision of health and wellness, Deirdre brings […]

Dick Smith Electronics gift cards bought at Coles can be exchanged for Coles gift cards

Cards bought at Coles can be exchanged for Coles gift cards Melbourne, Australia, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Coles is offering assistance to those customers who purchased Dick Smith Electronics gift cards at Coles Supermarkets prior to DSE being placed into administration. While Coles has already passed on the sale proceeds of the gift cards […]

Amazon: new staffed package pickup point to be opened on the University of Pennsylvania campus

Amazon Student and Amazon Prime members at Penn will get Free Same-Day Pickup on over two million items when shipped to the Amazon@Penn location SEATTLE, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — (NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon today announced Amazon@Penn, a new staffed package pickup point to be opened on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The first such facility at […]

Jim Jarmusch’s Paterson, starring Adam Driver (Girls) and Golshifteh Farahani (About Elly), will be Amazon’s next original movie

Paterson stars Adam Driver and will be released in theaters in 2016 SEATTLE, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — (NASDAQ:AMZN)—Amazon Studios today announced that Jim Jarmusch’s Paterson, starring Adam Driver (Girls) and Golshifteh Farahani (About Elly), will be Amazon’s next original movie. Written and directed by Jarmusch (Only Lovers Left Alive), Paterson is produced by Joshua Astrachan […]

Starbucks partners (employees) to work alongside farmers in coffee growing regions

SEATTLE, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Starbucks Origin Experience takes partners (employees) from behind the counters of stores, corporate offices and roasting plants and brings them to work alongside farmers in coffee growing regions. The program offers a valuable perspective for people who have a passion for coffee, but may not have a connection to the distant places […]

Harley Finkelstein named Chief Operating Officer at Shopify

Ottawa, Canada, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SH) today announced that Harley Finkelstein has been named Chief Operating Officer. As Shopify’s first COO, Finkelstein will manage Corporate and Business Development, Sales, Shopify Plus, the Shopify Partner program, Shopify’s App Store, Merchant Support and all external and merchant-facing initiatives. Finkelstein joined Shopify in 2010 to […]

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. will present at ICR Conference 2016

DENVER, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an upcoming investor conference. On Wednesday, January 13, 2016, the Company is scheduled to present at ICR Conference 2016 at 1:30 pm Eastern Time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company’s Web Site […]

The newest innovation in car seat safety – the SafeMax™ All-in-One Car Seat now available at Babies“R”Us stores nationwide and online at Babiesrus.com

Evenflo SafeMax™ Car Seat Adds to the Company’s Extensive Assortment of Innovative Baby Gear; Further Solidifying its Commitment to Keeping Kids Safe WAYNE, NJ, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Babies“R”Us® and Evenflo®, both advocates in child product safety, have come together to announce the newest innovation in car seat safety – the SafeMax™ All-in-One Car Seat, […]

SUPERVALU reports $4.11 billion net sales in Q3 fiscal 2016

Consolidated operating earnings of $101 million; Adjusted EBITDA of $182 million for Q3 fiscal 2016 Net earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.13; adjusted earnings per share of $0.16 Redeemed remaining $278 million of 8.00% Senior Notes due May 2016 on January 6, 2016 MINNEAPOLIS, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE: SVU) today […]

Wincor Nixdorf to provide services for the ATM network of Banco Santander in Mexico

Paderborn, GERMANY, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wincor Nixdorf has received an order from Banco Santander in Mexico to provide services for the bank’s ATM network. The contract will run for three years. Wincor Nixdorf will provide round-the-clock remote monitoring of Banco Santander’s 5,200 ATMs, located both in the bank’s branches and at third-party […]

Now invisible barcodes to dodge counterfeits at Point of Sale

Chennai, India, 2016-01-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Barcodes came into existence half a century ago to speed up the check out process at retail outlets, enhance customer experience and promote businesses. But the booming retail sector, ever increasing demand for faster check-out alternatives and increasing incidents of counterfeit items despite barcoding them, have forced […]