Harris Teeter launches home delivery through UberRUSH

Matthews, N.C., 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Harris Teeter’s highly successful online ordering platform just got an upgrade. The Company’s expresslane online shopping tool allows shoppers to order groceries directly from their computer or mobile device and pick-up at the store; however, this service is now expanding to include home delivery through UberRUSH. This delivery […]

Starbucks Coffee Thailand donates $127,000 USD to farming communities in Northern Thailand

SEATTLE, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Buying a beverage or a bag of coffee has special meaning at Starbucks Community Store in the Langsuan district of Bangkok. Earlier this month, during festivities to celebrate the store’s third anniversary, Starbucks Coffee Thailand confirmed the donation of 4.5 million baht (approximately $127,000 USD) to farming communities in Northern […]

Ulta Beauty will open new satellite office in downtown Chicago

Downtown Work Space Offers National Beauty Retailer’s Employees More Flexibility; Supports Growth CHICAGO, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ulta Beauty CEO Mary Dillon and Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced the company will open a new satellite office in downtown Chicago to offer employees workplace flexibility and to support the company’s fast-paced growth. Ulta Beauty is […]

SSP treated visitors to Hamad International Airport as part of Qatar International Food Festival

LONDON, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — SSP, a leading operator of food and beverage brands in travel locations worldwide, treated visitors to Hamad International Airport to a range of Italian culinary delights as part of Qatar International Food Festival which ran from 21 to 28 March. As well as creating a new menu for Soprafino […]

The Kroger Co. investment will significantly accelerate Lucky’s Market’s growth in new and existing markets

Strategic partnership will benefit customers and accelerate growth in new and existing markets by combining Kroger’s scale and experience with Lucky’s best products, practices and techniques CINCINNATI and BOULDER, Colo., 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced a strategic partnership with Lucky’s Market, a specialty grocery store chain focused on natural, […]

Migros: Famigros Lagerfeuer-Nacht die diesen Sommer an sechs Orten in der Deutschschweiz stattfinden wird

Zürich, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Der Familienclub Famigros führt diesen Sommer gemeinsam mit Marius von der Jagdkapelle und Linard Bardill die Lagerfeuer-Nacht an sechs Locations durch. Singend ums Lagerfeuer sitzen, im Zelt übernachten, die Natur geniessen ­­- welches Kind träumt nicht davon? Famigros erfüllt diesen Traum jetzt mit der neuen Lagerfeuer-Nacht, die diesen Sommer […]

Lawson, Inc. announces executive changes

TOKYO, JAPAN, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lawson, Inc. announced the following executive personnel changes, which were unanimously approved at the Board of Directors’ meeting held on March 28, 2016, and will become effective June 1, 2016. Lawson has decided to appoint Genichi Tamatsuka as the Chief Executive Officer and Sadanobu Takemasu as the Chief […]

Paradies Lagardère, Univision Communications Inc. open Univision-branded store in Terminal B at George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)

Houston, Texas, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Paradies Lagardère, the travel retail and restaurateur leader in North America and Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic America, today hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of a Univision-branded store located in Terminal B at George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). This is the third […]

Sonic Corp. subsidiaries intend to complete a financing transaction

OKLAHOMA CITY, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC), the nation’s largest chain of drive-in restaurants, today announced that certain of its subsidiaries intend to complete a financing transaction, which will include prepaying the 2011-1 Senior Secured Fixed Rate Notes (“2011 Notes”) with proceeds from the sale of a new series of securitized debt, […]

MOTOSHOP® Technology Tools rolled out major update to MotoLOGIC® Repair & Diagnostics

New design and navigation make finding content easier for repair shops ROANOKE, Va., 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — MOTOSHOP® Technology ToolsSM debuted a major update to MotoLOGIC®Repair & Diagnostics, the industry leading tool for automotive technicians that provides access to repair, diagnostic and service information for 98% of vehicles on the road today. The new […]

TJX Companies, Inc’s Board of Directors has raised the amount of its quarterly dividend by 24% from the last dividend paid

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX), the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide, today announced that its Board of Directors has raised the amount of its quarterly dividend by 24% from the last dividend paid. The Board declared a regular quarterly dividend […]

McDonald’s Corporation seeks strategic partners for its future growth plans in Asia

Company Seeks Strategic Partners to Add Value in High-Growth Markets: China, Korea and Hong Kong OAK BROOK, IL and BEIJING, CHINA, 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) today announced its intent to identify strategic partners who will add value and unlock growth potential in key markets throughout Asia to advance the company’s future growth […]

BJ’s Restaurants announces the opening of its newest restaurant in Lafayette, Louisiana

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., 2016-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) today announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Lafayette, Louisiana.  The new BJ’s Restaurant opened on Monday, March 28, 2016, at the Ambassador Town Center located off of Ambassador Caffery Parkway and Kaliste Saloom Road.  The restaurant is approximately 7,300 square feet, eats approximately 225 guests and features BJ’s […]