Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. affiliates to offer for sale 15,000,000 shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance’s common stock

DEERFIELD, Ill., 2016-May-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) (the “company”) today announced that affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (the “selling stockholders”) intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 15,000,000 shares of the company’s common stock pursuant to the shelf registration statement (File No. 333-209569) […]

11th annual national “Shop For A Cause” program, Aug. 26- 28, 2016

For the 11th year, Macy’s helps local charities raise funds and awareness for their organization through national “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event NEW YORK, 2016-May-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Macy’s (NYSE:M) is calling on all charities to participate in its 11thannual national “Shop For A Cause” program – a unique shopping event dedicated […]

Dan Faketty named chairman of the NRF Loss Prevention Council

WASHINGTON, 2016-May-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — The National Retail Federation today announced that Southeastern Grocers Vice President of Asset Protection Dan Faketty has been named chairman of the NRF Loss Prevention Council. Faketty, who will serve a two-year term, succeeds Rosamaria Sostilio, senior vice president for Hudson’s Bay Company. “Dan’s active role with the council […]

Walgreens announces opioid antidote naloxone available without prescription in all of its New Jersey pharmacies

DEERFIELD, Ill., 2016-May-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a lifesaving opioid antidote, available without a prescription in all of its New Jersey pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations. Naloxone is now more accessible and easier to obtain in […]

Merriann Metz promoted to Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary Publix

LAKELAND, Florida, 2016-May-09 — /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 […]