Lindex launches better denim made from sustainable cotton and produced in more sustainable processes

Gothenburg, Sweden, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — A spring campaign where sustainability in both material and process is in focus. From January 2016 a vast majority of all Lindex denim is made from sustainable cotton and produced in more sustainable processes saving water, energy and chemicals. With this new range of denim for both women’s […]

SRC-KPMG: Scottish sales decreased by 3.8% in January 2016 vs the same month last year

In January 2016, total Scottish sales decreased by 3.8% compared with January 2015, when they had declined by 2.3%. This is the weakest Store performance since April 2012, but follows the best performance since January 2014 in the prior month. Like-for-like sales decreased by 4.0% on last January, when they had decreased by 3.1%. Adjusted […]

Staples and Office Depot to divest corporate contract business and related assets to Essendant

Essendant to acquire more than $550 million of office products revenue and related assets More than 25 percent of the revenue to come from Fortune 100 companies and approximately half the revenue from Fortune 500 companies Deal further strengthens Essendant as national office supplies competitor $22.5 million purchase contingent on successful closing of Staples/Office Depot […]

BJ’s Restaurants announces the opening of its second restaurant in 2016 at Victorville, California

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Restaurants, Inc.(NASDAQ:BJRI) today announced the opening of its second restaurant of 2016 in Victorville, California. The new BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse®, which opened on Monday, February 15th, is located at Dunia Plaza off the 15 Freeway and Bear Valley Road. The restaurant is approximately 7,300 square […]

Colruyt to open new store in Braine-L’Alleud

Braine-L’Alleud, Belgium, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — On Wednesday 17 February a brand-new Colruyt store will open its doors at rue du Jardinier 50 in Braine-L’Alleud, 500 m from the current store. New-generation store Colruyt Braine-l’Alleud is a new-generation store. Store manager Laurent Cardoen: “The current store and car park had become too small to offer our […]

Nordstrom Rack to open store in Toronto, Canada in 2018

SEATTLE, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today announced plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at One Bloor in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The 38,600-square-foot store is scheduled to open in 2018. The store will be located in Yorkville on the southeast corner of Yonge Street and Bloor Street, a well-known shopping […]

Amazon.com: Prime Now customers in San Diego can now enjoy delivery from local restaurants

Prime Now customers in San Diego can now enjoy delivery from local restaurants, including Carnitas’ Snack Shack, Dumpling Inn, Rubicon Deli, T Deli, Tajima, Tandoori Hut and many more Free delivery for a limited time on all restaurant orders SEATTLE, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced that Prime Now customers in […]

El Ayuntamiento de Amorebieta-Etxano impulsa la regeneración de Tantorta con la llegada de EROSKI

La implantación del supermercado conllevará mejoras en materia de infraestructuras, seguridad vial y aparcamientos y se procederá al derribo de la antigua fábrica de gomas Las obras arrancarán a finales de este año y la apertura del supermercado está prevista para 2017 EROSKI invertirá 6 millones de euros en un centro que dispondrá de una […]

Las ventas online de EROSKI en 2015 han crecido más del 12% impulsadas por su renovada propuesta multicanal

Una nueva aplicación para móviles y tabletas de EROSKI permite realizar la compra semanal en sólo 15 minutos, pudiendo escanear directamente los códigos de barras de los productos Una nueva aplicación para móviles y tabletas de EROSKI permite realizar la compra semanal en sólo 15 minutos, pudiendo escanear directamente los códigos de barras de los […]

EROSKI ha inaugurado un supermercado franquiciado en la calle Santiago de Hondarribia

El nuevo supermercado responde al modelo comercial “contigo” que EROSKI impulsa actualmente en su red de tiendas El establecimiento cuenta con una plantilla de seis personas La cooperativa comercializa más de 9.000 productos de 2.000 proveedores vascos HONDARRIBIA, Spain, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — EROSKI ha inaugurado hoy un supermercado franquiciado en la calle Santiago […]

Albertsons Companies to purchase and rebrand four Idaho-based Paul’s Market stores

BOISE, ID, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Albertsons Companies announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase and rebrand four Idaho-based Paul’s Market stores. The following Paul’s Market stores will be rebranded as Albertsons. 20 East Wyoming, Homedale 700 East Avalon, Kuna 10565 Lake Hazel, Boise 132 East Lake, McCall Separately, Paul’s […]

Tractor Supply Company to deliver presentation at an investment community meeting on February 23, 2016

BRENTWOOD, TN, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, today announced that the Company’s management team will deliver a presentation at an investment community meeting on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time (9:15 a.m. Central Time) in Nashville, […]

CRS and GEOSYS International Inc. to bring latest digital agriculture and satellite imagery technologies to farmers

Saskatoon, Canada, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — A new partnership between the Co-operative Retailing System (CRS) and GEOSYS International Inc. will bring the latest digital agriculture and satellite imagery technologies to farmers. Co-op AG Team Agronomists at South Country Co-op will begin using GEOSYS’ Croptical™ monitoring application this spring. In the first year of the […]

Training magazine names CarMax to its Training Top 125, ninth year in a row

Company Makes List Of Best Employee Development Programs For Ninth Consecutive Year RICHMOND, Va., 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, has been named to Training magazine’s Training Top 125 for the ninth year. CarMax ranks No. 56 for 2016. Training Top 125 recognizes organizations for […]

CarMax celebrates opening of its store in Buford, Georgia with donation to North Gwinnett Cooperative, Inc.

Company Celebrates with Community Donations RICHMOND, Virginia, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, officially opened its first store in Buford, Georgia, located at 3721 Buford Drive. The store is more than 15,000 square feet, occupies more than 7 acres and stocks more than 300 used vehicles. […]

Dunkin’ Donuts continues European expansion and seeks franchisees for Belgium, Finland, France, The Netherlands, Norway and Turkey

CANTON, MA, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dunkin’ Donuts, one of the world’s leading coffee and baked goods chains, announced today that it has made significant strides in its European expansion efforts in 2015 with the opening of 55 net new restaurants with its franchisees across the region. With the new restaurants opened over the […]

CBRE marks tenth consecutive year of being named to The 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 by IAOP®

LOS ANGELES, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBG) today announced that the company has been named to The 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®). This achievement marks the tenth consecutive year that CBRE has been named among the world’s elite outsourcing firms across all industries. […]

EuroCIS 2016: Wincor Nixdorf takes retail visitors to a virtual tour around a store

Wincor Nixdorf at EuroCIS 2016 Paderborn, GERMANY, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — At Wincor Nixdorf’s trade-fair stand, retail visitors can take a virtual tour around a store. Among other features, 3D visualization technology helps retailers assess how new IT systems and design changes fit into an existing store environment. How might the new or modernized […]

The highly anticipated virtual reality system Oculus Rift now available for pre-order on BestBuy.com

Richfield, MN, 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — The buzz is no longer virtual: Oculus Rift, the highly anticipated virtual reality system, is available for pre-order today on BestBuy.com. Virtual reality, or VR, is a new technology that allows users to immerse themselves in lifelike locations — like a packed concert or the depths of the […]

PetSmart becomes exclusive retailer to carry pet products featuring The Secret Life of Pets characters

PetSmart Receives Exclusive on Licensed Pet Collection Marketing Partnership Involves “Store Takeover” and Innovative Multichannel Shopping Experience PHOENIX and UNIVERSAL CITY, CA., 2016-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — PetSmart and NBCUniversal Brand Development Group today announced a strategic partnership with Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures’ The Secret Life of Pets. Under the agreement, PetSmart has become […]