Kmart’s Father’s Day cool gift ideas

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Not all super heroes wear capes, and those dedicated, hard-working and fun-loving dads out there prove it every day. Kmart is here to help you and Shop Your Way® members with the best new products, helpful services and cool gift ideas that will make dad feel extra […]

Sprouts Farmers Marke CFO Brad Lukow to present at the Jefferies 2016 Consumer Conference on June 22, 2016

PHOENIX, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (Nasdaq:SFM) today announced  that Brad Lukow, chief financial officer, will present at the Jefferies 2016 Consumer Conference in Nantucket, Mass. The presentation will begin at 11:00 am EDT on June 22, 2016. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations […]

Smart & Final Stores, Inc. announces participation in upcoming conferences this June

COMMERCE, Calif., 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE: SFS), the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced participation in the following upcoming conferences. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer and Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will participate in the Piper Jaffray 36th Annual Consumer […]

The TJX Companies declares quarterly dividend on its common stock of $.26 per share

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX) today announced the declaration of a quarterly dividend on its common stock of $.26 per share payable September 1, 2016, to shareholders of record on August 11, 2016. About The TJX Companies, Inc. The TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price retailer of […]

McDonald’s launches new salad blend

Red leaf lettuce and carrots added to all salads on McDonald’s menus nationwide Colorful cornucopia of rich green, ruby red and vibrant orange vegetables, elegant toppings, and choices galore in McDonald’s salads OAK BROOK, IL, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — McDonald’s today announced a new salad blend in its line-up of salads, which will now […]

The Kroger Co. to webcast annual meeting of shareholders on Thursday, June 23, 2016

CINCINNATI, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today it will webcast the annual meeting of shareholders beginning at 11 a.m. (ET) on Thursday, June 23, 2016. The meeting will be broadcast online at ir.kroger.com.  Click on “Events, Presentations & Webcasts”to access the event.  An on-demand replay of the webcast will […]

Kroger’s Mid-Atlantic division associates ratifies new labor agreement with Local 400

ROANOKE, Va., 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that associates working at 41 stores in the company’s Mid-Atlantic division have ratified a new labor agreement with Local 400. The agreement covers 5,100 associates in Virginia from Bristol east to Appomattox and from Martinsville north to Harrisonburg, and three stores […]

The Kroger Co. earns place in the 2016 Newsweek Green Rankings

CINCINNATI, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that is has earned a place in the 2016 Newsweek Green Rankings. The Newsweek Green Rankings assess the 500 largest publicly-traded companies in the United States and the 500 largest publicly-traded companies globally on overall environmental performance. “We appreciate being named in […]

Iso Omena shopping centre awarded a LEED® Platinum certificate for its extension that will open in August

HELSINKI, FINLAND, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Iso Omena shopping centre has been awarded a LEED® Platinum certificate for its extension that will open to the public in August. Platinum is the highest rating level within the environmental certification system. It is awarded to properties with superior energy, material and water efficiency and high […]

BJ’s Restaurants annual shareholders meeting results

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Restaurants, Inc.(Nasdaq:BJRI) held its Annual Meeting of shareholders on June 7, 2016.  At the meeting, shareholders elected Gregory A. Trojan, Gerald W. Deitchle, Peter A. Bassi, Larry D. Bouts, James A. Dal Pozzo, Noah A. Elbogen, Wesley A. Nichols, Lea Anne S. Ottinger and Patrick D. […]

BJ’s Restaurants announces the opening of its restaurant in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Restaurants, Inc.(NASDAQ:BJRI) today announced the opening of its restaurant in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.  The new BJ’s Restaurant opened on Monday, June 6, 2016 on U.S. Route 30 and Harrisburg Pike Roadat Park City Mall.  The restaurant is approximately 7,300 square feet, seats approximately 225 guests and features […]

Colruyt Group continues on improving the working conditions at their suppliers in risk countries

Halle, Belgium, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Colruyt Group continues working on improving the working conditions at their suppliers in risk countries. In 2015, a total of 555 audits were performed at non-European non-food plants and agricultural and food companies that supply to the group. 86 percent of the suppliers had acceptable working conditions. […]

Colruyt Group expands collaboration with the Food Banks

Halle, Belgium, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Due to positive results from a first test in four Walloon branches, Colruyt Group is expanding their collaboration with the Food Banks. Both parties have a unique system set up in Belgium: fifteen Colruyt stores in Belgium, spread out in accordance to need, will make their unsold […]

Tesco to sell Kipa business in Turkey to Migros and Giraffe restaurant chain to Boparan Restaurants Holdings Limited

CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco today confirmed the proposed sale of its 95.5% controlling stake in the Kipa business in Turkey to Migros. The disposal, which is subject to usual local regulatory approvals, will result in estimated cash proceeds of around £30m, contributing to a reduction of around £110m in total indebtedness. […]

Tesco celebrates the Queen’s official 90th birthday with 1920’s themed parties across selected stores

CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco is inviting people from across London and Berkshire to celebrate the Queen’s official 90th birthday by holding 1920’s themed parties across selected stores. In a party fit for a queen, Tesco’s Regent Street Metro store will welcome jazz and swing band, The Moochers from 11am on Friday […]

Four weeks of top football action kicks off as Euro 2016 tournament starts in France

CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — The waiting is nearly over and on Friday night four weeks of top football action kicks off when the Euro 2016 tournament starts in France. During the course of the four week long football tournament Tesco predicts the following sales: • Beer – More than 120 million bottles […]

Tesco: demand for leafy salads rocketed by nearly 300 per cent

CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — A record number of Brits are forgoing the traditional lunchtime sarnie and are choosing a salad option instead, latest retail figures can show. In the last year demand for leafy salads has rocketed with Tesco sales rising by nearly 300 per cent. Across the UK market that’s an […]

Tesco donates £20,000 worth of food to Mosques to help feed those in need this Ramadan

CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Twenty Mosques across London, Birmingham, Manchester, Bradford and Leicester have received a large donation of food this Ramadan thanks to Tesco stores. Tesco stores provided over £20,000 worth of food ranging from chapatti flour, sunflower oil and rice which the Mosques will donate to help feed those in […]

SSP America awarded new ten-year lease on its food & beverage contract at Dane County Regional Airport

James Beard award winning local star, Chef Tory Miller, to oversee menu at new concept, Mad Town Gastropub LONDON, 2016-Jun-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — SSP America, a division of SSP Group, a leading operator of food and beverage brands in travel locations worldwide, has been awarded a new ten-year lease on its food & beverage […]