A.S. Watson Group (ASW) web sites received three awards for Web Accessibility

HONG KONG, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — A.S. Watson Group (ASW) received three silver awards in the website stream category under the Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme 2016 today, including the ASW corporate website, the Group’s flagship local philanthropy programme ‘Hong Kong Students Sports Awards’ website, and the new CSR programme ‘Project LOL’ website, which participated […]

Tractor Supply Company Sales Increased 10.2% to $1.47 Billion in First Quarter

BRENTWOOD, TN, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 26, 2016. First Quarter Results Net sales increased 10.2% to $1.47 billion from $1.33 billion in the prior year’s first quarter. Comparable store […]

10 essays written by the winners of Chipotle’s 2015 “Cultivating Thought” student essay contest will be featured on Chipotle’s cups and bags

DENVER, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has announced the fourth and final installment of its “Cultivating Thought” author series, which will begin arriving in restaurants around the country today. The final round of packaging will feature 10 essays written by the winners of Chipotle’s 2015 “Cultivating Thought” student essay contest. […]

Unibail-Rodamco’s €1.0 billion of bonds issuance attracted more than €5 billion of demand in less than 2 hours

Paris, Amsterdam, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Unibail-Rodamco has successfully placed two bonds of which: A €500 Mn bond with an 11-year maturity and a 1.125% coupon; A €500 Mn bond with a 20-year maturity, the longest maturity ever for a real estate company in the Euro market, and a coupon of 2.0%. These issuances […]

Stella McCartney launches the POP capsule collection to celebrate her new fragrance

LONDON, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — POP is about a mindset rather than an individual woman. Bold. Authentic. Irreverent. In celebration of the launch of her new fragrance, POP, Stella McCartney launches the POP capsule collection with designs inspired by the free spirited attitude of the young women who wear it; a new generation of […]

SSM Health to operate 27 retail health clinics within Walgreens stores across the St. Louis region including four clinics in Illinois

Walgreens and SSM Health expand relationship to further coordinate patient care DEERFIELD, Ill. & ST. LOUIS, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walgreens and SSM Health have signed an agreement to expand their relationship, through which SSM Health will own and operate the clinical practice and management of operations of 27 retail health clinics within Walgreens […]

METRO Cash & Carry Germany announces Thomas Storck as Chairman of the Management Board

Düsseldorf, Germany, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — METRO Cash & Carry Germany today announces a change in its leadership structure: Thomas Storck, current Chief Solution Officer (CSO & CIO) and member of the Operating Board of the METRO Cash & Carry Holding (MCC), will become with immediate effect Chairman of the Management Board of METRO […]

Tesco and Kenyan produce growers partnership to save 135 tonnes of bean crop from going to waste each year

New initiative will save 135 tonnes of edible fine bean crop from going to waste each year and result in fresher food for customer The move is one of several measures by Tesco and its suppliers to utilise as much of the fruit and vegetable crop as possible CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ […]

SSP awarded £41 million contract to operate nine bakery and snack outlets at Frankfurt Airport

LONDON, 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — SSP, a leading operator of food and beverage brands in travel locations worldwide, has won a five-year contract valued at approximately £41 million to operate nine bakery and snack outlets at Frankfurt Airport. The new units, which are located both landside and airside in the airport’s Terminal 1, will […]

Nordstrom announces changes to its operating model

SEATTLE, Wash., 2016-Apr-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today shared with its employees that in order to continually evolve with the expectations of its customers, ensure it is best positioned to respond to the current business environment, and meet long-term growth plans, the company is making a number of changes to its […]