CVS Health’s MinuteClinic achieved its third consecutive reaccreditation from The Joint Commission

Gold Seal of Approval™ Demonstrates Health Care Quality and Safety Compliance Woonsocket, RI, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ten years after becoming the first national retail clinic provider to be accredited by The Joint Commission (then JCAHO), MinuteClinic, the walk-in medical clinic of CVS Health, has achieved its third consecutive reaccreditation from the national […]

Staples Advantage Workplace Index: freelance economy is growing rapidly, a trend with significant implications for the workplace

Staples Advantage Provides Tips to Help Businesses Prepare for Freelancers FRAMINGHAM, Mass, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — The freelance economy is growing rapidly, a trend with significant implications for the workplace. Nearly one in four employees freelance in some capacity, according to the Staples Advantage Workplace Index, a recent study of office workers in […]

CVS Health expands its services across the country through clinical collaborations with leading health care providers

CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic clinical collaborations will increase access to care and help improve medication adherence for patients throughout the country Woonsocket, RI, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into new clinical affiliations with four leading health care providers, John Muir Health in California; University of Chicago […]

ICA Gruppen’s C shares to be converted to ordinary shares in January 2016

Solna, Sweden, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — As previously announced, all C shares in ICA Gruppen will be converted to ordinary shares in January 2016. ICA Gruppen’s board of directors today made the decision that conversion shall be carried as prescribed in the company’s Articles of Association. The total number of shares in ICA Gruppen is […]

RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust to release its financial results for the fourth Quarter and year-ended December 31, 2015 on February 18, 2016

TORONTO, ONTARIO, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (“RioCan”) (TSX:REI.UN) today announced that it is scheduled to release its financial results for the three months and year-ended December 31, 2015 prior to the market open on Thursday, February 18, 2016. Interested parties are invited to participate in a conference call with […]

eBay appoints Tekedra Mawakana as its new vice president of Government Relations

San Jose, California, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tekedra Mawakana, an experienced public policy leader has joined eBay as its new vice president of Government Relations.  She will lead legislative, policy, antitrust and government affairs for eBay forging relationships with government officials and other stakeholders around the world. With nearly 20 years of experience, Tekedra […]

Fast Retailing supports people seeking asylum in Germany with almost 50,000 items of clothing

Initiative through local partner, Berliner Stadtmission Berlin, Germany, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., the leading Japanese retailer which operates several international brands, including UNIQLO, today announces the donation of almost 50,000 items of clothing to support people seeking asylum in Germany through the winter. The distribution takes place through UNIQLO’s […]

UNIQLO will continue to develop sportswear that actively incorporates Kei Nishikori’s ideas and requests

Tokyo, Japan, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — UNIQLO today announces that it has renewed its contract with Global Brand Ambassador Kei Nishikori, the leading men’s singles tennis player in Asia, and it will continue to develop sportswear that actively incorporates the player’s ideas and requests. UNIQLO and Kei Nishikori have built a positive relationship ever […]

The Bon-Ton Stores announces its store sales for the nine-week holiday period ended January 2, 2016

Company Reports a 1.6% Comparable Store Decrease in Holiday Sales Company Reaffirms Full-Year Adjusted EBITDA Guidance YORK, Pa., 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BONT) today announced that its comparable store sales for the nine-week holiday period ended January 2, 2016 decreased 1.6%, in line with guidance provided on November 19, 2015. Total […]

The Walt Disney Company welcomes Martha Welborne as Senior Vice President, Real Estate & Global Facilities

BURBANK, Calif., 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Walt Disney Company announced today that Martha Welborne has joined the Company as Senior Vice President, Real Estate & Global Facilities, reporting to Christine M. McCarthy, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Ms. Welborne will drive the Company’s overall real estate strategy while […]

Nike President and CEO Mark G. Parker elected to The Walt Disney Company Board of Directors

BURBANK, Calif., 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) Board of Directors has elected Mark G. Parker, the president and chief executive officer of Nike, Inc., as a director, effective immediately. “As CEO of Nike, Mark is widely recognized for driving the stellar growth of an industry-leading brand,” said Robert A. […]

Delaware North Sportservice to integrate its retail POS and inventory management systems through NCR Counterpoint

NCR software delivers purchasing, receiving, inventory control and credit card processing in single solution at Amalie Arena DULUTH, Ga., 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced today Delaware North Sportservice , which operates Amalie Arena for the Tampa Bay Lightning, is integrating its retail point-of-sale (POS) and inventory […]

BevMo! launches its new digital platform using the NCR eCommerce Click & Collect platform

Better experiences now possible as Magento-based online platform integrates with NCR in-store systems and NCR offer-delivery engine for ClubBev! members NRF Big Show 2016, New York, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — BevMo!, the largest specialty beverage retailer on the West Coast, successfully launched its new digital platform using the NCR eCommerce Click & Collect platform. […]

NCR ATM and software solutions to modernize Deutsche Postbank’s retail bank branch network

NCR ATM and software solutions enable one of Germany’s largest retail banks to improve service and offer greater flexibility for customers Augsburg, Germany, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced today that Deutsche Postbank AG will modernize its retail bank branch network with NCR […]

Costa Book Awards 2015’s First Novel, Novel, Biography, Poetry and Children’s Book category winners unveiled

 Debut author Andrew Michael Hurley collects the Costa First Novel Award for The Loney, described by Stephen King as ‘an amazing piece of fiction’ Kate Atkinson wins the Costa Novel Award – for the second time in three years – with her ninth novel, A God in Ruins Andrea Wulf claims the Costa Biography Award […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited to report its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2015 on January 28, 2016

Hangzhou, China, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) today announced that it will report its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2015 before the U.S. market opens on Thursday, January 28, 2016, and will hold a conference call to discuss the financial results at 7:30 a.m. U.S. […]

Stella McCartney presented her new Autumn 2016 collection at Amoeba Music in Hollywood

Los Angeles, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tonight (January 12th 2016), Stella McCartney presented her new Autumn 2016 collection at Amoeba Music in Hollywood and paid homage to the local music culture. Alongside the fashion launch were surprise musical performances by Dhani Harrison, New Orleans’ Dirty Dozen Brass Band, You + Me, a collaboration between […]

Bed Bath & Beyond’s Q3 FY 2015 comparable sales on digital channels grew in excess of 25%

Net Earnings per Diluted Share of $1.09 Net Sales Increased by Approximately 0.3%; 0.7% on a Constant Currency Basis Comparable Sales Decreased by Approximately 0.4%; Relatively Flat on a Constant Currency Basis Comparable Sales from Customer Facing Digital Channels Grew in Excess of 25% Modeling Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Net Earnings per […]

ascena retail group reaffirmed its full year EPS guidance range of $0.75 to $0.80 for the 52-week period ending July 23, 2016

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ – ASNA) (the “Company”) today announced consolidated comparable sales decreased 4% over the Holiday period, which represents performance fromSaturday, November 21, 2015 through Sunday, January 3, 2016. The Company also reaffirmed its full year EPS guidance range of $0.75 to $0.80 for the […]

Mary Amicucci appointed Chief Merchandising Officer Barnes & Noble

New York, NY, 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced the appointment of Mary Amicucci as Chief Merchandising Officer, effective immediately. Ms. Amicucci previously held the role of Vice President of Adult Trade […]