CVS Health’s EVP and CFO Dave Denton to present at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference on March 16, 2016

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today announced that Dave Denton, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be speaking to investors at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference on March 16, 2016, at approximately 9:30 a.m. EDT. An audio webcast of the event will be broadcast simultaneously on […]

PREIT sold its ninth lower-productivity mall since it started divesting non-core properties in late 2012

PHILADELPHIA, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — PREIT (NYSE: PEI) today announced that its recent sale of Palmer Park Mall marked the ninth lower-productivity mall sold by PREIT since having announced its plans to divest non-core properties in late 2012.   These properties generated average sales psf of $254 at the time of sale.  The Company also […]

Meijer kicks off its Easter interactive social media campaign

Retailer teams up with candy suppliers in the interactive Race to the Basket political campaign GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Meijer is encouraging its customers to get out and vote this month in the ultimate political campaign that pits Peep against Chocolate Bunny in the race for President of the Easter Basket. […]

CarMax now accepting applications for more than 1,600 positions across the country

One of FORTUNE Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For® Now Accepting Applications RICHMOND, Va., 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, is recruiting for more than 1,600 positions in locations across the country. The majority of open positions are in sales, with additional positions in […]

NACS survey: Consumers expect gas prices to increase

ALEXANDRIA, VA, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Consumer expect gas prices to increase and end the year at $2.68 per gallon, according to the results of a new consumer survey released today by the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS). Even with gas prices still averaging below $2 per gallon nationally, consumers continue to look […]

Intershop and Wincor Nixdorf partner to provide integration of leading e-commerce and POS solutions for retailers

Cooperation with focus on comprehensive omni-channel offering Deep technical integration of leading e-commerce and POS solutions sets standards for retailers Jena, Germany, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Intershop and Wincor Nixdorf today announce a partnership that will provide retailers a powerful set of tools helping them respond efficiently to the ever changing demands of […]

Intershop and Brightstep to exhibit at D-Congress on 10 March 2016 at Gothia Towers, Gothenburg, Sweden

Gothia Towers Gothenburg, Sweden, 10 March 2016 Stand G06:20 Gothenburg, Sweden, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Intershop will share a stand with its platinum partner Brightstep at this year’s D-Congress, Scandinavia’s meeting place for digital commerce, which takes place on 10 March 2016 at Gothia Towers, Gothenburg, Sweden. The long-standing business partners, whose joint […]

Toys“R”Us announces the appointment of Amy von Walter as EVP, Global Communications and Public Relations

WAYNE, NJ, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Toys“R”Us, Inc., the world’s leading dedicated toy and baby products retailer, today announced that Amy von Walter will join the company as Executive Vice President, Global Communications and Public Relations, effective March 14. She will report directly to Chairman and CEO Dave Brandon. Ms. von Walter comes to […]

Whole Foods Market to increase the number of rooftop solar units on its stores

AUSTIN, Texas, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFM) is working with with national solar providers NRG and SolarCity to increase the number of rooftop solar units on the company’s U.S. stores. The company aims to install up to 100 additional solar rooftop units on its stores; if that goal is reached, […]

Whole Foods Market opens variety of new prepared food venues across its New York City locations

New York, NY, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — The weather isn’t the only thing changing for spring! As the snow begins to melt and the flowers start to bloom, Whole Foods Market will be making some exciting updates to its Columbus Circle, Bowery, Chelsea, and Gowanus, Brooklyn locations. The natural and organic food retailer is […]

Volunteer registration now open for 2016 Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give

Third-year event looking for tournament volunteers GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Entering its third year, the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give has grown into one of the premier events on the LPGA Tour, and organizers expect it to continue growing this year. Registration is now open to welcome volunteers from across […]

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust to present at the Citi 2016 Global Property CEO Conference

PHILADELPHIA, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI) today announced that Joseph Coradino, Chief Executive Officer, and Robert McCadden, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in a roundtable presentation at the Citi 2016 Global Property CEO Conference in Hollywood, Florida. The Company’s roundtable presentation is scheduled forWednesday, […]

Taubman embarks on a $500 million re-imagination of Beverly Center

Every aspect of the center to be transformed by holiday 2018 LOS ANGELES, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) is embarking on a $500 million re-imagination of Beverly Center this month that will transform every aspect of the iconic fashion destination. The details were revealed this evening at an event […]

CBRE Group recognized as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute

LOS ANGELES, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) has been recognized as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute, an independent center of research promoting best practices in corporate ethics and governance. This is the third year in a row CBRE has been honored with this award. “CBRE is […]

Yogurt maker Llaeth Y Llan /Village Dairy to boost production and create new jobs following contract coup with the Co-op

MANCHESTER, England, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — A Denbigh-based dairy is on course to boost production and create new jobs at its Tal y Bryn farm following a contract coup with the Co-op. Located in Llannefydd, Llaeth Y Llan /Village Dairy forecasts a six-fold increase in sales of yogurts as availability extends to Co-op food […]

Weingarten Realty Investors to release first quarter 2016 earnings on April 21, 2016

HOUSTON, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) announced today that its first quarter 2016 earnings will be released after the market closes on Thursday, April 21, 2016. Senior Management will host our quarterly earnings conference call on Friday, April 22, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time. Event: Weingarten Realty’s First Quarter 2016 […]

Chick-fil-A® launches Frosted Coffee

ATLANTA, Ga., 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — This spring, Chick-fil-A® is taking cold-brewed iced coffee to the next level, introducing Frosted Coffee for customers beginning Monday, March 14 at restaurants nationwide. Frosted Coffee is made by combining Chick-fil-A’s signature vanilla Icedream® with THRIVE Farmers™ cold-brewed iced coffee. The hand-spun treat starts at just 240 calories, […]

Chick-fil-A announces grand opening date of its first restaurant in Oregon

ATLANTA, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chick-fil-A, Inc. announced today the grand opening date of its first freestanding restaurant in Oregon. The restaurant, located at 2855 NW Town Center Drive in the Tanasbourne neighborhood of Hillsboro, Ore. is set to open Thursday, March 31. Formally named Chick-fil-A at Tanasbourne, the restaurant will be independently […]

NRF: more than 125 million Americans plan to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and are expected to spend an average of $35.37 per person

WASHINGTON, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Americans love to put on their green and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with family and friends, and this year is expected to be no different. According to NRF’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insight and Analytics, more than 125 million Americans plan to celebrate the […]

NRF: Import cargo volume should see its traditional buildup toward the summer

WASHINGTON, 2016-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports should see its traditional buildup toward the summer despite difficult comparisons with last year’s unusual patterns, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates. “Comparisons are still complicated because […]