CVS Health Foundation announces $1.5 million new grants to 46 community health centers and free clinics for 2016

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — As part of a multi-year, $5 million commitment to increase access to health care in communities nationwide, the CVS Health Foundation today released new data from programs supported through partnerships with the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics (NAFC) and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC). The Foundation also […]

CVS Caremark awarded Mail Service Pharmacy accreditation from URAC

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) announced today that pharmacy benefits manager CVS Caremark has been awarded Mail Service Pharmacy accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. “At CVS Health, we are pleased to receive accreditation from […]

EPA recognized The Home Depot® with 2016 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award

ATLANTA, 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized The Home Depot®, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, with a 2016 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award – for its continued leadership in offering the latest innovations in energy efficient products. In 2015, The Home Depot […]

Macerich Schedules First Quarter 2016 Earnings Release on Tuesday, May 3, 2016

SANTA MONICA, Calif., 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — WHAT: Macerich (NYSE: MAC) Schedules First Quarter 2016 Earnings Release WHEN: Earnings Results will be released after market close on Tuesday, May 3, 2016.  Management will hold a conference call at 10:30 am Pacific Time (1:30 pm Eastern Time) on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 to discuss […]

Whole Foods Market launches Instacart’s delivery service in Orange County

One hour delivery now offered at Newport Beach and Tustin stores  NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market and Instacart have expanded their partnership, launching this week in Orange County, building on the 17 existing metros where consumers use Instacart’s delivery service to order from Whole Foods Market stores. Using […]

Whole Foods Market Short Pump officially opens its expanded in-store pub

Features include 48 taps, chef station and wines by the glass and bottle  GLEN ALLEN, Va., 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market Short Pump officially opens its expanded in-store pub on Friday, April 1, with growler giveaways and a ceremonial “toast” at noon. The pub will feature 48 taps, a chef’s station […]

Whole Foods Market to relocate its Wilcrest store to Westheimer Road, opening June 1

May 4 deadline for job applications HOUSTON, 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market will relocate its Wilcrest store to 11041 Westheimer Road on June 1. The more-than-40,000-square-foot Houston store will employ 100 to 120 team members. Applications for store positions will be accepted at wholefoodsmarket.com/careers through May 4. “We are so excited […]

PREIT achieves near-completion of its non-core mall disposition effort with the sale of four more malls

Accentuates successful disposition program and underscores strength of new platform Portfolio sales increase to $458 per square foot, increasing over 20% since 2012 PHILADELPHIA, 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — PREIT (NYSE: PEI) today announced it has completed the sale of four additional non-core malls, a milestone achievement that signifies the near-completion of the Company’s non-core […]

LuLu Group opens its 6th hypermarket in New Zinj’s Galleria Mall in Bahrain

Manama, Bahrain, 2016-Apr-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — LuLu Group, which is on a vast expansion mode, underscored its commitment to Bahrain by opening its 6th hypermarket in New Zinj’s Galleria Mall. The new hypermarket, which is also the 124th store of LuLu Group globally, was officially inaugurated by H.E. Shaikh Khaled Bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, […]

METRO AG prepares demerger into two independent and sector focused companies: Wholesale and Food Specialist group, and Consumer Electronics group

Creation of two independent, stock-listed companies as market leaders in their respective sectors Separation of METRO GROUP into a Wholesale and Food Specialist group, and a Consumer Electronics group Both companies with improved focus, quicker decision making processes, more flexibility and improved operational efficiency CEO Koch: “The creation of two independent companies would be the […]