Wegmans Mechanicsburg store starts wine-to-go sales

Mechanicsburg, PA, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (09/01/2016 ), shortly after 10:30 am, Wegmans Mechanicsburg store became the first supermarket in the Greater Harrisburg region to sell wine-to-go. This launched the start of a limited-assortment pilot to help Wegmans and the PLCB evaluate and refine the process for forecasting product demand, ordering, and delivery. […]

L Brands reports 3% increase in net sales for four weeks ended Aug. 27, 2016 compared to same period last year

COLUMBUS, Ohio, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) reported net sales of $852.9 million for the four weeks ended Aug. 27, 2016 , an increase of 3 percent, compared to net sales of $826.0 million for the four weeks ended Aug. 29 , 2015.  Comparable sales increased 2 percent for the four […]

Whole Kids Foundation to raise money to fund school salad bars and gardens, and nutrition education classes for teachers

EMERYVILLE, Calif., 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Throughout September, Whole Foods Market shoppers can get involved by participating in one of hundreds of in-store events or by making donations at store checkouts or online at wholekidsfoundation.org. Because Whole Foods Market covers all of the foundation’s operational costs, 100 percent of every dollar donated directly supports Whole […]

JCPenney launches exclusive capsule collection for full-figured women by Project Runway® winner, Ashley Nell Tipton

JCPenney launches exclusive capsule collection for full-figured women by Project Runway® winner, Ashley Nell Tipton   PLANO, Texas, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — For plus-size women who love fashion forward looks, JCPenney [NYSE: JCP] is debuting its first exclusive capsule collection by fashion designer and Project Runway® winner, Ashley Nell Tipton, starting Sept. 9. An […]

Taubman Centers, Inc. declares regular quarterly dividend of $0.595 per share of common stock

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Board of Directors of Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) today (09/01/2016) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.595 per share of common stock. The common dividend is payable Sept. 30, 2016, to shareholders of record on Sept. 15, 2016. The Board of Directors also declared quarterly […]

Paradies Lagardère to help combat childhood hunger through Dine Out for No Kid Hungry® program during September

ATLANTA, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Paradies Lagardère, the travel retail and restaurateur leader in North America, plans to help combat childhood hunger in the U.S. by raising funds and awareness during the Dine Out for No Kid Hungry® program throughout the month of September. One in five children struggles with hunger in our country. […]

Harris Teeter celebrates opening of new fuel center in Wake Forest, NC with special fuel promotion

  Mathews. NC, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Harris Teeter is proud to welcome customers to its Harris Crossing Fuel Center on Friday, September 9, 2016 as the company celebrates its grand opening with a special fuel promotion. The Fuel Center, which is located in close proximity to the Harris Crossing Harris Teeter, will offer […]

PetSmart introduces new Tailgating Collection to ensure pets can get in on the game-day fun this football season

PHOENIX, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — The start of football season means the beginning of many occasions for tailgating among football fans. Whether fans are in parking lots across America setting up grills and lawn chairs for some pre-game fun or hosting a festive gathering at their homes, PetSmart’s new Tailgating Collection ensures pets can […]

Dollar Tree, Inc. to participate in the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference on September 8, 2016

CHESAPEAKE, Va, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR), North America’s leading operator of discount variety stores, today (September 1, 2016 ) announced its participation in the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference on September 8, 2016. Bob Sasser, Chief Executive Officer, Kevin Wampler, Chief Financial Officer, and Randy Guiler, Vice President – […]

Mit dem BILLA Online Shop zur gesunden Schuljause für Österreichs Schulkinder

Koln, Deutschland, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Auch im kommenden Schuljahr versucht das Schulobst- und Gemüseprogramm der Europäischen Kommission wieder den österreichischen Schulen zu vermitteln, dass Obst und Gemüse die Basis für eine ausgewogene Ernährung sind. Damit die gesunde Ernährung für Österreichs Schulkinder noch leichter wird, unterstützt BILLA als heimischer Nahversorger Nummer 1 die Initiative […]

Macerich celebrates the opening of the expansion and major redevelopment of Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek, California

SANTA MONICA, Calif., 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Macerich (NYSE: MAC), one of the nation’s leading owners, operators and developers of one-of-a-kind retail properties in top markets, today (Sept. 1, 2016) celebrates the official opening of the expansion and major redevelopment of Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek, Calif. The iconic open-air retail center, anchored by […]

Asda’s July Income Tracker: UK families had £10 more disposable income in their pocket compared to the same time last year

LEEDS, England, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — UK families had £10 more disposable income in their pocket compared to the same time last year, according to Asda’s July Income Tracker. The average disposable income for UK households reached £202 a week, an increase of 5.4% compared to July 2015. While the latest figures mark the […]

Wegmans Owings Mills to host food pantry rally; donating 18,102 pounds of non-perishable food to six local food pantries

ROCHESTER, N.Y, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — WHO: Wegmans Owings Mills employees and representatives from the Community Crisis Center, Reisterstown United Methodist Church, Loaves and Fishes Food Ministry, Jesus House of Baltimore, Union Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Set the Captives Free Outreach Center, and the United Way of Central Maryland. WHEN: Thursday, Sept. […]

Meijer teams up with Shipt to launch home grocery delivery service in Detroit and southeastern Michigan

Meijer teams up with Shipt to launch home grocery delivery service in Detroit and southeastern Michigan   GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Meijer is working with Shipt, an app-based company, to launch home grocery delivery service in Detroit and southeastern Michigan, providing customers yet another convenient way to shop its stores. Beginning […]

Inter IKEA Holding B.V. becomes the new owner of IKEA of Sweden AB, IKEA Supply AG and IKEA Industry AB

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — As announced in June last year, Inter IKEA Holding B.V. is, as of 31 August 2016, the new owner of IKEA of Sweden AB, IKEA Supply AG and IKEA Industry AB, as well as some connected businesses The acquisition aims to create better conditions for increasing customer focus and […]

Albert Heijn opent eerste mobiel Pick Up Point

Zaandam, Netherlands, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Op donderdag 8 september start Albert Heijn een proef met een mobiel Pick Up Point waar klanten hun online bestelde boodschappen kunnen ophalen. Een mobiel Pick Up Point kan flexibel ingezet worden, bijvoorbeeld als op een locatie tijdelijk meer klanten zijn. Harlingen heeft de primeur. Voor klanten werkt […]

UNIQLO to expand online store offering from 2016 Fall Winter season

UNIQLO to expand online store offering from 2016 Fall Winter season   Tokyo,Japan, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — UNIQLO will offer a more extensive range of online store items from the 2016 Fall Winter season as part of its state-of-the-art Ariake digital distribution project. UNIQLO has already expanded its app for mobile purchases, launched semi-made-to-order […]

UNIQLO to unveil its newly remodeled store on Broadway Street in Soho on September 2

TOKYO, JAPAN, 2016-Sep-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — UNIQLO is pleased to welcome customers to its remodeled store on Broadway Street in Soho from 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 2, nearly 10 years since the global flagship store first opened in 2006. Themed “A New Tokyo in Soho”, the store will connect the brand’s Japanese origins with […]