Overstock.com to hold its annual stockholders meeting on May 10

SALT LAKE CITY, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK) announces it will hold its annual stockholders meeting on May 10, 2016 at 1 p.m. MDT at its corporate offices located at 6350 S. 3000 E., Salt Lake City, Utah. All holders of record as of the close of business on March 14, 2016 will be entitled to attend the […]

The TJX Companies, Inc. to release its first quarter Fiscal 2017 sales and earnings results on Tuesday, May 17, 2016

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TJX) today announced that it plans to release its first quarter Fiscal 2017 sales and earnings results on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, before 9:30 a.m. ET. At 11:00 a.m. ET that day, Ernie Herrman, TJX’s Chief Executive Officer and President, will hold a […]

Macy’s “American Icons” campaign launches next week

Festivities include the latest in fashion with an all-star roster of musical talent, in-store events and a partnership with Got Your 6, a coalition of veteran-focused nonprofits Headlining the campaign are some of America’s all-star talents, including Adam Lambert, Austin Mahone, Kelsea Ballerini, Johnnyswim and Thalia Sodi, along with an exciting collaboration from Lady Gaga […]

SONIC® Drive-In partners with Julianne Hough to launch #ThanksTeach social media campaign to celebrate Teacher Appreciation Month

America’s Drive-In to support local public school teachers and students with $15 million commitment over next five years OKLAHOMA CITY, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (May 3, 2016), SONIC® Drive-In (NASDAQ: SONC), the nation’s largest chain of drive-in restaurants, announced its partnership with Julianne Hough to launch #ThanksTeach, a social media campaign to celebrate […]

Wesfarmers announces the retirement of Wesfarmers Resources Managing Director Stewart Butel

Perth, Australia, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wesfarmers today announced the forthcoming retirement of Stewart Butel, Managing Director of Wesfarmers Resources since 2006. Mr Butel will retire at the end of July, supporting a smooth leadership transition in the Resources business, which includes Wesfarmers Curragh and Wesfarmers’ 40 per cent interest in the Bengalla coal […]

Whole Foods Market Northern California & Reno hot and salad bars bring signature recipes from “Top Chef” finalist Melissa King

San Francisco-based chef Melissa King offers eight signature recipes for hot and salad bars, plus in-store ingredient recommendations   EMERYVILLE, Calif., 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — New, chef-driven flavors are now available on Whole Foods Market Northern California & Reno hot and salad bars, courtesy of “Top Chef” season 12 finalist and San Francisco […]

Whole Foods Market launches pupusas on its menu for its food truck test kitchen

Chef Tien Ho launches Dina’s Pupuseria to test new ideas for national grocer  AUSTIN, Texas, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market is launching pupusas as the next menu concept for the company’s food truck test kitchen located at the retailer’s flagship store in Austin, Texas. The new menu officially launches on Wednesday, May […]

Publix announces the promotion of Merriann Metz to Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary

LAKELAND, Florida, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today, Publix CEO and President Todd Jones announced the promotion of Merriann Metz to Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary. Metz began her career at Publix in 2006 as an attorney in the corporate legal department. She was promoted to senior attorney in 2010 and to her current […]

Publix earns $8.7 billion in sales for the first quarter of 2016 a 4.5 percent increase from last year

LAKELAND, Fla., 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Publix’s sales for the first quarter of 2016 were $8.7 billion, a 4.5 percent increase from last year’s $8.3 billion. Comparable-store sales for the first quarter of 2016 increased 3.3 percent. The company estimates sales increased 1.2 percent due to the effect of the Easter holiday being […]

Klépierre announces results of the 1st National Casting for “Reines du Shopping” TV show

PARIS, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Klépierre, the European shopping center specialist, announces that the results of the 1 st National Casting for “Reines du Shopping” is a great success ! Klépierre and M6 UNLIMITED have developed an exclusive partnership to organize the first national casting of Reines du Shopping TV show, from April 23 […]

SM Investments Corporation records 12% growth in recurring net income in the first quarter of 2016

Pasay City, Philippines, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — SM Investments Corporation (SM) posted a 12% growth in recurring net income in the first quarter of 2016. Consolidated net income (including non-recurring items) stood at PHP 7.0 billion for the January to March period, up 3.6% from PHP 6.7 billion in the same period last year. Consolidated revenues grew […]

Ingles Markets, Incorporated to provide webcast of its second quarter earnings conference call on May 9, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C., 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ: IMKTA) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its second quarter earnings conference call on May 9, 2016. Ingles plans to release earnings for its second quarter ended March 26, 2016, on May 9, 2016. The live broadcast of Ingles Markets’ quarterly conference call […]

The Home Depot will hold its Q1-2016 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, May 17

ATLANTA, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Home Depot®, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, announced today that it will hold its First Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, May 17, at 9 a.m. ET. A webcast will be available by logging onto http://earnings.homedepot.com and selecting the First Quarter Earnings Conference Call icon. […]

H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB AGM approved SEK 9.75 dividend per share

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — On Tuesday 3 May H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB held its annual general meeting under the chairmanship of lawyer Sven Unger. The AGM approved the dividend of SEK 9.75 per share in accordance with the board of directors’ proposal. The record day is 6 May 2016. […]

H&M dressed celebrity guests at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the second year running H&M had the privilege of dressing celebrity guests at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit. Taking the theme of this year’s exhibition “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology” as inspiration, the design team at H&M used hand-crafted traditions […]

Educator Carrie Martin from Denton, TX is the winner and “Teacher of the Year” in Barnes & Noble My Favorite Teacher Contest

New York, NY,, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today named Carrie Martin from Evers Park Elementary School in Denton, TX, as the 2016 national winner and “Teacher of the Year” in the […]

Raley’s Family of Fine Stores partners with Unata to launch an improved web and mobile eCommerce platform, E-Cart

Fair Oaks, CA, 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Raley’s Family of Fine Stores has partnered with Unata, the award-winning leader in 1-to-1 Omni-Commerce solutions, to launch an improved web and mobile eCommerce platform, E-Cart. The new system will replace Raley’s current online order and curbside pickup solutions across all existing eCommerce-enabled locations. The new eCommerce […]

CVS Health launches expanded health care offerings to support people with Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and other liver diseases in Hawaii

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2016-May-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) has launched expanded health care offerings to support the health and well-being of people with Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and other liver diseases in Hawaii. The effort is part of a statewide initiative to raise awareness about the prevalence of Hepatitis A, B and […]