ALIBABA’S JACK MA NAMED UNCTAD SPECIAL ADVISOR ON TRADE

New York, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Jack Ma, one of the world’s leading entrepreneurs and founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, has been named Special Adviser to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) for Youth Entrepreneurship and Small Business. In his new role as UNCTAD Special Adviser, Mr. Ma will champion initiatives to […]

E-COMMERCE REVOLUTION MUST INCLUDE SMALL BUSINESS, SAYS UNCTAD SECRETARY-GENERAL

New York, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Entrepreneurs and small business must be included in the e-commerce revolution, an exciting opportunity to create jobs and livelihoods all around the world, the UNCTAD Secretary-General said ahead of a meeting on small business and e-trade (http://unctad.org/en/Pages/MeetingDetails.aspx?meetingid=1193) . With the global economy now in its sixth sluggish year of growth, many […]

Kellogg Company recalls Kellogg’s® Eggo® Nutri-Grain® Whole Wheat Waffles due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

LAKELAND, Fla, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Battle Creek, MI – Kellogg Company today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 10,000 cases of Kellogg’s® Eggo® Nutri-Grain® Whole Wheat Waffles because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. No other Eggo products are impacted by this recall. Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and […]

Ferrara Candy Company recalls Brach’s® 5 ounce Almond Supremes with a best by date of 4/22/2017 due to peanuts and wheat contents

Ferrara Candy Company recalls Brach’s® 5 ounce Almond Supremes with a best by date of 4/22/2017 due to peanuts and wheat contents   LAKELAND, Fla, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ferrara Candy Company has initiated a voluntary recall of Brach’s® 5 ounce Almond Supremes with a best by date of 4/22/2017 after discovering that some […]

Mei Shun Noodle, Inc. recalls Rice Noodles due to undeclared salted shrimp and soy

Mei Shun Noodle, Inc. recalls Rice Noodles due to undeclared salted shrimp and soy   LAKELAND, Fla,, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Mei Shun Noodle, Inc. of Chicago, IL, is recalling its 12 ounce packages of 6毛FIVE branded Rice Noodles. During inspection by the Illinois Department of Public Health, we found that some of the […]

Censea, Inc. recalls Headless Shell on Black Tiger Shrimp due to possible contamination of Salmonella

LAKELAND, Fla, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Censea, Inc. is recalling its A-PAC 8/12 count Headless Shell on Black Tiger Shrimp, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy […]

ERÖFFNUNG MIGROS-TAKE AWAY SOWIE FRISCHE-ABTEILUNGEN MM-SCHWEIZERHOF LUZERN

OPENING MIGROS TAKE AWAY AND FRESH DEPARTMENTS MM SCHWEIZERHOF LUZERN   Gossau, Switzerland, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Luzern – Am 19. September öffnet der neu gestaltete Migros-Take Away Schweizerhof Luzern mit einem Aussenverkaufsfenster. Auch die Frische-Abteilungen des MM-Supermarkts sind fertig gestellt. Der Migros-Standort Schweizerhof an der Luzerner Hertensteinstrasse wird noch bis Mitte November auf […]

Migros Affoltern am Albis Neueröffnung

Migros Affoltern am Albis Neueröffnung   Gossau, Switzerland, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Mit zahlreichen Aktionen, spannenden Attraktionen sowie 10 Prozent Rabatt feiert die Migros Affoltern am Albis am 22. und 23. September Neueröffnung. Am späten Nachmittag des 21. September gehen die Lichter am Centralweg 3, in der Migros Affoltern am Albis, aus. Nach einer Bauphase […]

MIGROS SULGEN FEIERT 20. GEBURTSTAG

MIGROS SULGEN FEIERT 20. GEBURTSTAG   Gossau, Switzerland, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Vom 29. September bis 1. Oktober feiert die Migros Sulgen ihr 20-Jahr-Jubiläum. Kundinnen und Kunden profitieren von zahlreichen attraktiven Angeboten. Seit 20 Jahren begrüsst die Migros ihre Kundschaft in der Filiale Sulgen. Das heutige Team umfasst 28 Mitarbeitende, davon drei Lernende. Im […]

Kering awarded Gender Equality European & International Standard (GEEIS) label by The Arborus Fund and Bureau Veritas

London, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Arborus Fund, the leading provider of funding support for gender equality in the workplace in Europe and worldwide,  and Bureau Veritas have awarded Kering the Gender Equality European & International Standard (GEEIS) label, in recognition of the Group’s actions to promote equality between women and men at work. […]

VeryExclusive.co.uk launches 25 brands of men’s clothing, footwear and accessories for autumn winter 2016

Liverpool,UK, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — VeryExclusive.co.uk, Shop Direct’s online luxury fashion retailer, has today (September 20, 2016) gone live with its premium menswear offer. The etailer has launched men’s clothing, footwear and accessories for autumn winter 2016 with 25 brands, including the likes of Kenzo, Whistles, PS by Paul Smith, Hackett and Vivienne Westwood. In […]

Kantar Retail to hold its annual eCommerce & Digital Strategy Forum on Oct. 5-6 in New York City

Boston, Mass., 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail, the global Retail and Shopper Specialists, announced today (Sept. 19, 2016) that it will hold its annual eCommerce & Digital Strategy Forum Oct. 5-6 in New York City. The theme of this year’s event is how to bridge the two parallel areas of focus in today’s […]

Dunkin’ Donuts opens new location in Riverside, California; its 12,000th restaurant worldwide

Dunkin’ Donuts opens new location in Riverside, California; its 12,000th restaurant worldwide   CANTON, MA, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dunkin’ Donuts today (September 20, 2016) opened its 12,000th restaurant worldwide, in the Greater Los Angeles area at 4922 La Sierra Avenue in Riverside, California. With this milestone location, Dunkin’ Donuts continues its steady and strategic westward […]

NCR Corporation now runs and manages ING-DiBa Germany’s entire ATM network

AUGSBURG, GERMANY, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, announced today that it is now running and managing ING-DiBa Germany’s entire ATM network. NCR software solutions, data center provisioning and services are helping the leading German direct bank to dramatically simplify the management of its ATM network […]

PVH’s to support Save the Children’s Youth Employment Training and Early Childhood Care and Development programs in Sub-Saharan Africa

NEW YORK, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH) today (Sep. 20, 2016) announced that it will be earmarking $1 million of its 2014 commitment to Save the Children to support programs in Sub-Saharan Africa over the next three years. The investment comes as part of PVH’s recent business focus on the Sub-Saharan […]

SPAR Hungary presented with Best Loyalty Programme Award for its SuperShop loyalty programme

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — In recognition of its long-running SuperShop loyalty programme, SPAR Hungary was recently presented with a prestigious international brand award. The Best Loyalty Programme Award is given to corporations that have established successful long-term relationships between loyal customers and their brand. The SuperShop programme, established back in […]

SPAR International releases Contact International 3 magazine

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amongst others, we feature the key themes arising from the 61st International SPAR Congress in Norway, where partners from 37 SPAR countries came together to share their annual highlights. We introduce the newly elected President of SPAR International, Graham O’Connor, and pay tribute to previous President, […]

SPAR Group now majority owner in newly created joint venture SPAR Brasil Serviços de Merchandising e Tecnologia S.A. in Brazil

White Plains, NY, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — SPAR Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGRP), a leading global supplier of merchandising and other retail services, today (September 20, 2016) announced that it has taken a majority position in a newly created joint venture corporation acquiring ownership from The Interpublic Group (“IPG”) in Brazil of New Momentum […]

Bloomingdale’s marks Breast Cancer Awareness month with exclusive merchandise and exciting events to raise funds for a cure

New York, NY, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the 12th year, Bloomingdale’s continues its commitment to support breast cancer awareness and treatment during the month of October. This year, the retailer again will support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF), The Carey Foundation, and the Marisa Acocella Marchetto Foundation and invites shoppers to […]

The Jean Coutu Group to release second quarter of fiscal 2017 results on October 5, 2016

Varennes, Quebec, 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. announced today (September 20, 2016) that the release of results for the second quarter of fiscal 2017 will take place on October 5, 2016 at approximately 7:00 a.m. ET. Financial analysts and investors are invited to attend a conference call during […]