Montgomery County Council approved the proposed Westbard Sector Plan including Equity One’s Westwood Center

New York, NY, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Equity One, Inc. (NYSE: EQY), an owner, developer, and operator of shopping centers, announced today that the Montgomery County Council approved the proposed Westbard Sector Plan rezoning portions of the Westbard neighborhood, including Equity One’s Westwood Center. “This has been a long process, and we appreciate […]

Shopify Q1-2016: The era of mobile commerce has officially arrived

Revenue Grows 95% Year on Year Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) Grows 102% Year on Year Number of Merchants Surpasses 275,000 Shopify reports in U.S. dollars and in accordance with U.S. GAAP Ottawa, Canada, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SH), the leading cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses, today announced […]

Internationally renowned artist Daniel Buren will clothe the emblematic façade of Fondation Louis Vuitton’s building in colored filters

PARIS, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Color is taking over the Fondation Louis Vuitton. From May 11th, the building designed by Frank Gehry is presenting a temporary work by Daniel Buren,Observatory of Light, an installation that clothes the emblematic façade of the Fondation in colored filters. With Observatory of Light, the internationally renowned artist Daniel Buren […]

“Volez, Voguez, Voyagez – Louis Vuitton” exhibition runs in Tokyo until June 7

PARIS, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Following the success of the “Voguez, Volez, Voyagez” exhibition, which drew nearly 200,000 visitors at the Grand Palais in Paris, the Louis Vuitton show has traveled to Tokyo, Japan. The thematic exhibition retracing the history of the iconic leathergoods Maison runs until June 7. As in Paris, visitors to […]

Starbucks stores in Taiwan and Hong Kong use a mix of historic and new design elements to enhance the coffee experience

SEATTLE, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Two of the China/Asia Pacific region’s latest store openings showcase Starbucks store design capabilities. These stores in Taiwan and Hong Kong use a mix of historic and new design elements to enhance the coffee experience. Forging the Past with the Present The Bangka district is one of the oldest in Taipei and the site […]

Starbucks partners share their college journey

SEATTLE, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Starbucks partners are known for the skillful way they handcraft beverages and interact with customers. Lately, there’s something else they’re known for as a result of the Starbucks College Achievement Plan. More partners are college graduates, after finishing their degrees with Starbucks support. First introduced in June 2014, Starbucks College Achievement Plan creates […]

Starbucks arranged beautiful and delicate bouquet of small-lot Starbucks Reserve coffees in select stores and online from East Africa

Guest writer Arthur Karuletwa, director of Starbucks Coffee Traceability, describes coffees Starbucks Reserve coffees from his home of East Africa. SEATTLE, 2016-May-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Millions of years ago, when the continental drifts split apart from the eastern ridges of the horn of Africa, a geographical masterpiece known as the Rift Valley etched its […]