Wegmans Food Markets announces influenza vaccine for 2016-2017 flu season is now available

ROCHESTER, N.Y., 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — The influenza vaccine for the 2016-2017 flu season is now available at all Wegmans Food Markets locations. At Wegmans, receiving the flu vaccination is as easy as picking up a few items for dinner – just stop by the store pharmacy during normal business hours; no need for […]

Stokoe Farms to honor Wegmans’ 100th anniversary in its annual corn maze

Stokoe Farms to honor Wegmans’ 100th anniversary in its annual corn maze   SCOTTSVILLE, NY, 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Stokoe Farms Pumpkin Patch & Harvest Fest will honor Wegmans’ 100th anniversary in its annual corn maze. The three-acre maze is the image of the heart-shaped “Wegmans Veggies” logo surrounded by a “corn”ucopia of […]

Taubman Asia and Shinsegae Group opens Starfield Hanam shopping center in Hanam, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea, 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Excited crowds gathered for the grand opening of Starfield Hanam shopping center today (09/09/2016) in Hanam, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. Developed by Taubman Asia and Shinsegae Group, the center was opened after a ceremonial ribbon cutting featuring Taubman Centers, Inc. Chairman, President and CEO Robert S. […]

ShopRite celebrates the 10th Anniversary of its in-store Registered Dietitian program with calendar of events

KEASBEY, NJ, 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ —  ShopRite, operating more than 260 supermarkets throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, announced today (September 8, 2016) that it will officially celebrate the 10th Anniversary of its in-store Registered Dietitian program with a series of events, giveaways, health and wellness workshops, cooking demonstrations […]

ShopRite opens newest full-service supermarket at Whitman Plaza in Philadelphia

Keasbey, NJ, 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — ShopRite today (Sept. 1, 2016)) cut the ribbon on its newest full-service, state-of the-art supermarket in Philadelphia, Pa. Located at 330 Oregon Ave., the 60,000-square-foot ShopRite of Whitman Plaza will be operated by the Colligas Family and their Colligas Family Markets, LLC. The family’s new store features a large […]

NEW ZEALAND: New World opens new supermarket at Woolston, Christchurch

NEW ZEALAND: New World opens new supermarket at Woolston, Christchurch   Auckland, New Zealand, 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Christchurch’s newest supermarket opened its doors today (09 September 2016), bringing a new look for Woolston, a better shopping experience for east Christchurch, and dozens of new jobs. New World Ferry Road has been built beside […]

PHILIPPINES: SM reached out to more local investors during its retail investor seminar

PHILIPPINES: SM reached out to more local investors during its retail investor seminar   Pasay City, Philippines, 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — SM Investments Corporation (SM) reached out to more local investors as it underscored Philippine corporate growth. SM, with subsidiaries SM Prime Holdings and BDO Unibank, recently concluded retail investor seminar in partnership with […]

The Defense Commissary Agency salutes the entire Air Force community on their 69th anniversary

FORT LEE, Va., 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sixty-nine years ago on Sept. 18, men and women of the Army Air Forces stopped wearing Army green and started sporting Air Force blue. On that date, W. Stuart Symington – formerly the Assistant Secretary of War for Air – was sworn in as the first Secretary […]

Product launch: Z3 Technology’s 4K H.265 IP camera leveraging Sony’s FCB-ER8300 4K camera now available for order

LINCOLN, NE, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Z3 Technology, LLC, a leading provider of embedded video compression systems, and Sony Electronics Inc., an international leader in image sensors camera technology, are announcing the availability the Z3Cam-4KTM, a 4K H.265 IP camera leveraging Sony’s FCB-ER8300 4K camera. The Z3Cam-4K brings clarity and detail to high movement […]

Barnes & Noble reports sales and earnings for its fiscal 2017 first quarter ended July 30, 2016

New York, NY, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) today (September 8, 2016) reported sales and earnings for its fiscal 2017 first quarter ended July 30, 2016. Total sales for the first quarter were $913.9 million, declining 6.6% as compared to the prior year. Retail sales, which include Barnes & Noble […]

Colombia: Ara stores open in Chía and Soacha; with plans to end the year with 40 stores in the country

Lisbon, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ara’s arrival in the centre of the country – where it should end the year with approximately 40 stores – will begin with the opening of its first two stores, in Chía and Soacha, on September 10th. Expansion into Bogotá and nine municipalities in Cundinamarca follows on from the […]

Fnac opens new Fnac Connect store in Aubière with plans to open 10 Fnac Connect stores by the end of 2017

A Ivry, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Fnac has announced the opening, on September 9, of a new Fnac Connect store in Aubière, on the outskirts of Clermont-Ferrand. As a forerunner in the retail of connected objects, and one of the main smartphone and phone accessories retailers in France, Fnac strives to strengthen its leading […]

USDA FSIS: ground beef products recall by The Paradise Valley Market, Inc. (Carnival Supermarket) due to possible E. Coli O157:H7 Adulteration

WASHINGTON, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Paradise Valley Market, Inc. (Carnival Supermarket), located at 870 3rd Avenue, Chula Vista, Calif., is voluntarily recalling approximately 35 pounds of ground beef products that may be adulterated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today (Sept. 8, 2016). […]

Violeta by MANGO celebrates curvy women with new campaign video

Violeta by MANGO celebrates curvy women with new campaign video   Barcelona, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Violeta by MANGO is launching a digital project this season that celebrates curvy women, to prove that fashion can be worn by all sizes. The chosen format is a video in which the stars discuss the fashion industry, […]

Office Depot partners with Pocket Points, an app that rewards college students who stay off their phones

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, today (September 8, 2016) announced it is the sole national school and office supply retailer with Pocket Points, an app that rewards students for refraining from […]

Hudson’s Bay Company announces the appointment of David J. Schwartz as General Counsel and EVP

Toronto, ON, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Hudson’s Bay Company today (Sept 8, 2016 ) announced the appointment of David J. Schwartz as General Counsel and Executive Vice President. Mr. Schwartz will lead the company’s global legal organization across banners, and will drive initiatives critical to HBC’s strategic plan. The appointment is effective Friday, September […]

Catch Every Kid initiative launches to promote childhood immunizations throughout Washington state

SEATTLE, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Sep. 8th, 2016) kicks off Catch Every Kid, Group Health Foundation’s effort to promote childhood immunizations throughout Washington state. The campaign is asking parents to vaccinate their children, encourage discussions with friends and neighbors about the importance of vaccinating children, and to donate to the Foundation so more […]

Stater Bros. Charities to provide new badges and cap pieces to the San Bernardino Police Department’s elite Honor Guard unit

San Bernardino, California, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Stater Bros. Charities is pleased to support the San Bernardino Police Department’s Honor Guard by providing new badges and cap pieces which identify participating officers as members of the elite Honor Guard unit. The San Bernardino Police Department Honor Guard is a group of officers who donate […]

Kohl’s Cares Field Trip Grant Program to provide more than $1 million to schools in metro-Milwaukee area during the 2016-2017 school year

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) today (September 8, 2016 ) announced more than 480 schools in the metro-Milwaukee area will take more than 1,200 field trips this school year courtesy of the Kohl’s Cares Field Trip Grant Program. The program will provide more than $1 million for field trips […]

Kohl’s enhances its in-store and online toy assortment this holiday season

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) announces an enhanced in-store and online toy assortment this holiday with even more of the hottest brands and products across the most popular toy categories of the season. This includes a retail partnership with American Girl, a premium brand loved by girls of all […]

HHS and Walgreens to distribute more than $10 million worth of free flu shot vouchers for uninsured Americans this flu season

Washington, D.C & Deerfield, Ill., 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in collaboration with Walgreens, will help provide more than $10 million worth of free flu shot vouchers this flu season to improve flu immunization rates among uninsured Americans. Through the initiative, which is in its seventh […]

SSP to open its first Ed’s Easy Diner at London’s Liverpool Street Station

LONDON, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — SSP, a leading operator of food and beverage brands in travel locations worldwide, is set to open its first Ed’s Easy Diner at London’s Liverpool Street Station. The new restaurant is scheduled to open this month. Launching over a quarter of a century ago Ed’s Easy Diner welcomed its […]

Neue VOI Migros-Partner Leimbach öffnet der seine Türen

Neue VOI Migros-Partner Leimbach öffnet der seine Türen   Gossau, Switzerland, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Am 8. September öffnet der neue VOI Migros-Partner Leimbach seine Türen. Der Quartierladen bietet alles für den täglichen Gebrauch. Leimbach, das Stadtzürcher Quartier am Fuss des Uetlibergs, erhält einen neuen Quartierladen. Nach dem Umbau öffnet die ehemalige Migros Leimbach […]

Equity One, Inc. to release its 2016 third quarter earnings on Wednesday, October 26, 2016

New York, NY, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Equity One, Inc. (NYSE:EQY), an owner, developer, and operator of shopping centers, announced today that it will release its 2016 third quarter earnings on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 after the market close. On Thursday, October 27, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time, Equity One’s senior officers will […]

Walmart Foundation announces funding for 10 Workforce Development Boards through The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership

BENTONVILLE, Ark., 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — As a next step in an effort to increase economic mobility of workers in retail and adjacent sectors in the U.S., the Walmart Foundation today (Sept. 7, 2016) announced 10 Workforce Development Boards (WDBs) across the country will receive funding from The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership (The Partnership). The […]

Amazon announces all-new Fire HD 8 for less than $90

Amazon announces all-new Fire HD 8 for less than $90   SEATTLE, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon today (Sep. 8, 2016) announced the all-new Fire HD 8, the next-generation Fire HD tablet designed from the ground up for all-day entertainment. With an 8” widescreen HD display and quad-core processor, Fire HD 8 now offers […]

Walgreens Boots Alliance updates on its pending acquisition of Rite Aid Corporation

DEERFIELD, Ill., 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today (8 September 2016 ) provided the following update on its pending acquisition of Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD). Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid remain actively engaged with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding its review of the pending acquisition. As […]

Premiala Launches Its BBQ Grill Cleaning Brush on Amazon EU

Australia, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Following the launch of their Stainless Steel BBQ Grill Brush in late August 2016, Premiala BBQ and Kitchenware today announced they have released it on Amazon EU, with retail operations having commenced on Amazon UK, Germany, France, Spain and Italy. Premiala commenced retailing its Stainless Steel Meat Injector […]

Belvedere Vodka launches #MAKETHEDIFFERENCE campaign encourages people to join the fight against AIDS

### Belvedere Vodka launches #MAKETHEDIFFERENCE campaign encourages people to join the fight against AIDS   ###   Paris, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Belvedere Vodka has launched its new campaign in support of (RED), which the luxury vodka house has partnered for the past five years. Belvedere’s #MAKETHEDIFFERENCE campaign encourages people to join the fight against […]

EROSKI aumenta un 12% las ventas de alimentos frescos de origen local en Aragón en el primer semestre del ejercicio

ELORRIO,España, 2016-Sep-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Las ventas de EROSKI de alimentos frescos de origen local han crecido un 12% durante el primer semestre del ejercicio en Aragón. Un crecimiento debido en gran medida a la extensión del modelo comercial ‘contigo’ desarrollado por la cooperativa que apuesta firmemente por los alimentos frescos locales como base […]