BILLA Nachhaltigkeit: Mit Herz und Hausverstand unterstützt BILLA den Verein OTELO und hilft bei der Integration von jungen Asylwerbern

Villach / Wiener Neudorf, Austria, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Auch heuer ruft BILLA seine Mitarbeiter wieder dazu auf, sich im Zuge der österreichweiten BILLA Nachhaltigkeitsinitiative ehrenamtlich zu engagieren. Das Team der BILLA Filialen in Villach und Umgebung unterstützt im Rahmen dieser Initiative das Integrationsprojekt „Get Connected“, welches mit dem ehrenamtlichen Verein OTELO FreiRaum in […]

Harris Teeter to open new store at Bowie Marketplace, Bowie, MD on October 4

Matthews, N.C., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Harris Teeter is proud to welcome shoppers to its Bowie Marketplace location on Tuesday, October 4 at 5 p.m. as the company celebrates its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony and Taste of Teeter sampling event. This event is a complimentary, in-store sampling of Harris Teeter’s most […]

Kingfisher announces half year financial results ended 31 July 2016

LONDON, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sales up 2.7% and retail profit up 8.7%, in constant currencies. Underlying pre-tax profit of £436m, up 13.5%. Good early progress on ONE Kingfisher Financial highlights % Total Change % Total Change % LFL* Change 2016/17 2015/16 Reported Constant currency Constant currency Adjusted sales* £5,749m £5,382m +6.8% +2.7% […]

DeCA announces grand prize winner of the “Kellogg’s Win Groceries for a Year! Richmond Racing Sweepstakes”

  FORT LEE, Va., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Jodi Boulier has always wanted to see a NASCAR race in person. The spouse of a retired soldier is also a loyal patron of the Fort Lewis Commissary at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. On Sept. 10, Boulier’s race wish and her commissary loyalty collided when […]

Klépierre successfully issued 15-year, 600 million euro bond maturing September 29, 2031

Paris, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Klépierre announces that it successfully issued today (September 19, 2016) a 15-year, 600 million euro bond maturing September 29, 2031. The bond was priced at a 60 bps margin above the swap rate which translates into a coupon of 1.25%. Oversubscribed three times, the notes were placed quickly after […]

Auchan Retail launched new drugstore concept in Russia, “Lillapois Beauty”

Croix Cedex, France, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — On August 19, Auchan Retail launched in Russia its new drugstore concept, named “Lillapois Beauty”. It is a perfect adaptation for the Russian customers of the concept launched in 2014 in Italy. In a sales area of 200 sqm dedicated to health, beauty and hygiene, more than 7,500 products of cosmetics, make-up and perfum […]

Apple joins global renewable energy initiative RE100

Cupertino, California, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Apple today (SEPTEMBER 19, 2016) joined global renewable energy initiative RE100, reaffirming its commitment to reaching 100 percent renewable energy worldwide and pledging to work with the initiative to drive clean energy into the manufacturing supply chain. Lisa Jackson, Apple’s vice president for Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives, […]

Thousands of iMessage Apps Offering Stickers Now Available on the App Store

San Francisco, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Just days after the release of iOS 10, iPhone and iPad users are already livening up their conversations with new, animated stickers from thousands of apps on the App Store — all available right from within Messages. Discover, download, and launch new stickers by tapping on the App […]

Chipotle Mexican Grill announces the appointment of Jim Slater as managing director in Europe

DENVER, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has announced the appointment of Jim Slater as the company’s managing director in Europe. Based in the U.K., Slater has made a career of building successful European brands, including Costa Coffee, Bombay Sapphire Gin, and Sunderland Association Football Club. As managing director at Chipotle, […]

Attention students: Chipotle Mexican Grill announces free drink promotion with food purchase during September

DENVER, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Sept. 19, 2016), Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) announced a promotion to help make heading back to school a little easier. During the entire month of September, high school and college students with a valid ID can enjoy free fountain soft drinks or iced tea with any in-store […]

US Foods unveiled its Fall Scoop lineup from all-natural items and grass fed beef to decadent desserts

Rosemont, Ill., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Sep 19, 2016 ), US Foods unveiled its Fall Scoop lineup featuring 25 items that will inspire chefs everywhere to reimagine classics and create new dishes this season. From all- natural items and grass fed beef to decadent desserts, the “Steak Your Claim” Scoop has something for every […]

Macy’s and DreamWorks invites customers to #gethappy with Trolls-inspired products this fall

Macy’s and DreamWorks invites customers to #gethappy with Trolls-inspired products this fall   NEW YORK, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — This fall, Macy’s stores nationwide will be the center of happiness, as the retailer invites customers to #gethappy through a multifaceted entertainment collaboration with DreamWorks Animation, celebrating the upcoming animated feature film Trolls. Before debuting […]

Accessible dermatological information care and treatment through new skin care answers platform launched by Walgreens

DEERFIELD, Ill., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — The average wait time for patients looking to see a dermatologist in the U.S. is nearly 29 days, and in some areas, can exceed several months.1 To help meet the growing need for skin care resources and accessible care and treatment, Walgreens today (September 19, 2016) is […]

Sequential Brands Group and Alibaba Group announce Martha Stewart to headline Alibaba’s inaugural Tmall Super Kitchen event

NEW YORK, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sequential Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:SQBG) and Alibaba Group Inc. (NYSE:BABA) announced today  (Sept. 19, 2016) that Martha Stewart will headline Alibaba’s inaugural Tmall Super Kitchen event on September 20, 2016, in Shanghai, China. Martha Stewart’s keynote address will be broadcast live on Alibaba’s media network which includes Youku […]

HSN, Inc. launches an augmented reality design app across its home and lifestyle brands Frontgate and Ballard Designs

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Interactive multichannel retailer HSN, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSNI) announced today (Sept. 16, 2016) the launch of an augmented reality (AR) design app across two of its home and lifestyle brands within the Company’s Cornerstone portfolio – Frontgate and Ballard Designs.  This experiential mobile technology, powered by augmented commerce leader […]

Stein Mart, Inc. declares quarterly dividend of $0.075 per common share

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Stein Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMRT) announced today (Sept. 16, 2016 ) that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.075 per common share, payable on October 14, 2016 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 29, 2016. About Stein Mart Stein […]

Overstock.com announces the appointment of Vidya Jwala as SVP, demand fulfillment

Overstock.com announces the appointment of Vidya Jwala as SVP, demand fulfillment   SALT LAKE CITY, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK) has named Vidya Jwala as senior vice president of demand fulfillment, responsible for overseeing the e-commerce leader’s sourcing, merchandising, supply chain and customer-care businesses. Jwala joins Overstock from Walmart, where, as […]

Kohl’s to hire more than 69,000 associates nationwide this holiday season

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) anticipates hiring more than 69,000 associates nationwide this holiday season to ensure customers have a seamless omnichannel shopping experience no matter how they choose to shop. Positions are available at the more than 1,100 stores in 49 states, Kohl’s distribution and e-commerce fulfillment centers […]

CVS Health expands its drug abuse prevention efforts among young people with two prevention education programs

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today (Sept. 19, 2016) announced it will expand its commitment to preventing drug abuse among young people through investments in two prevention education programs. The CVS Health Foundation will launch a new partnership with DoSomething.org to create a peer-to-peer prevention and intervention program delivered […]

USDA FSIS: Gallo Meats LLC. recalls sausage, beef and lamb products produced without benefit of federal inspection

WASHINGTON, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gallo Meats LLC., a Colville, Wash., establishment, is recalling approximately 82 pounds of various sausage, beef and lamb products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection although a mark of inspection was applied to the products, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service […]

CAPREF to give face lift to Burbank Town Center

Dallas, TX, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — The owner of the Burbank Town Center has been making minor renovations to the interior of the retail center to revitalize the facility, but soon CAPREF Manager LLC will be giving it a face-lift on its Magnolia Boulevard side. The Burbank City Council unanimously approved on Tuesday use […]

London & Cambridge Properties appoints Andrew Barrett as new retail director

London & Cambridge Properties appoints Andrew Barrett as new retail director   London, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — London & Cambridge Properties (LCP), the leading investment and property management company, has announced the appointment of a new retail director. Andrew Barrett joined LCP in 2005 as an asset manager, based at its head office in […]

Alibaba Group names Gao Xiaosong as Chairman of Alibaba Entertainment Strategic Committee

Hangzhou, China, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Alibaba Group today (September 19, 2016) announced that Gao Xiaosong, current Chairman of Alibaba Music, has officially taken up the role of Chairman of Alibaba Entertainment Strategic Committee. Gao will be focusing on the international expansion of the Group’s entertainment sector in his new role. With media […]

ascena retail group announces financial results for fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended July 30, 2016

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ – ASNA) (the “Company”) today (Sep. 19, 2016) reported financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended July 30, 2016. Fiscal 2016 reflected a 53-week fiscal year for the Company, and as a result, the Company’s fourth quarter GAAP results […]

Debenhams announces 170% sales increase in Kitchen Aids this September as Great British Bake Off get Brits inspired to baking once again

London, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — There is no ‘soggy bottom’ on sales of cook and bakeware at Debenhams this September – the return of the top-rating show, Great British Bake Off has fuelled a 170% sales increase in Kitchenaid’s as the British public get inspired to get baking once again. Whilst presenters Mel […]

EROSKI alcanza nuevos acuerdos con empresas lácteas locales para impulsar un sector lácteo más sostenible

ELORRIO,España, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — EROSKI ha dado un nuevo impulso a su compromiso con la sostenibilidad del sector lácteo que rubricó hace un año con la firma del Acuerdo para la Estabilidad y Sostenibilidad de la Cadena de Valor del Sector Lácteo impulsado por el Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente. A […]

COGAMI (Galician Confederation of Persons with Disability) to manage Pull&Bear’s maiden ‘for&from’ store in Ferrol

COGAMI (Galician Confederation of Persons with Disability) to manage Pull&Bear’s maiden ‘for&from’ store in Ferrol   Arteixo, Spain, 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Pull&Bear thus debuts in Inditex’s workforce integration programme, ‘for&from’, for people with physical, mental or intelectual disabilities, having inaugurated its first store associated with this endeavour in Ferrol today (16/09/2016). The […]