Lenta achieves objective to double selling space ahead of schedule

The company has achieved its objective, set three years ago at IPO  St. Petersburg, Russia, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lenta Ltd (LSE, MOEX: LNTA), one of the largest retail chains in Russia, is pleased to announce the early achievement of its strategic objective to double selling space before the end of 2016. Lenta has […]

RUSSIA: Lenta announces the opening of its third hypermarket in Yaroslavl

With this opening, Lenta expands its network in the Central region to 21 hypermarkets in 14 cities St. Petersburg, Russia, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lenta, (LSE, MOEX: LNTA) one of the largest retail chains in Russia, is pleased to announce the opening of its third hypermarket in Yaroslavl. The new store is a Lenta […]

Pets at Home Group announces Nicolas Gheysens to replace Brian Carroll as Non-Executive Director

Handforth, United Kingdom, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Pets at Home Group Plc, the UK’s leading specialist retailer of pet food, accessories and services, announces that Brian Carroll, Non-Executive Director, will resign from the Board on 2nd December 2016. Mr Carroll has been a Director of Pets at Home since 2011. Nicolas Gheysens, Director, […]

Carphone Warehouse reports highest ever number of orders made via mobile phone on Black Friday 2016

  Orders up 480% compared to the same time last week iPhone 7, Samsung S7 and iPhone 6S most popular products to date Virtual Reality orders up 300% compared to last week LONDON, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — With Black Friday 2016 firmly underway, Carphone Warehouse is reporting its highest ever number of orders made […]

Currys PC World reports 40% increase in orders during Black Friday 2016 vs. same period last year

LONDON, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — ON the morning of Black Friday 2016, Currys PC World is reporting its highest ever number of orders, up 40% on 2015, with over half a million visitors to the website pre-6 am alone. At 5 am, the UK’s leading electrical retailer saw its highest ever Black Friday […]

ICA Gruppen confirms talks over a potential acquisition of the Lithuanian grocery chain IKI

Solna, Sweden, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — ICA Gruppen today (2016, 25 November) confirms, after reports in local media in Lithuania, that discussions are ongoing with the owners of Palink, over a potential acquisition of the Lithuanian grocery chain IKI. No agreement has been reached and it is not possible to state with certainty […]

MIGROS: HANS ASCHWANDEN AUS SEELISBERG IST «AUS DER REGION. FÜR DIE REGION.»-PRODUZENT 2016

MIGROS: HANS ASCHWANDEN AUS SEELISBERG IST «AUS DER REGION. FÜR DIE REGION.»-PRODUZENT 2016   Gossau, Switzerland, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dierikon – Der Seelisberger Käseproduzent Hans Aschwanden ist «Aus der Region. Für die Region.» (AdR)-Produzent des Jahres 2016 und wurde am 23. November von der Migros Luzern mit der «Goldenen Sonne» ausgezeichnet. Jedes […]

Tesco announces Black Friday deals until 1 December 2016

Tesco announces Black Friday deals until 1 December 2016   CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Customers are set to benefit from even more Black Friday deals today (25 Nov 2016) with the retailer releasing another 300 promotions. Over 700 participating Tesco stores offering Black Friday deals across the country Tesco is already offering […]

Walmart unveils top products purchased on Black Friday

BENTONVILLE, Ark., 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walmart shared the following statement on how the company delivered on its Black Friday plans for customers. The retailer also unveiled top products purchased on Black Friday and how customers shopped that day in stores and online. “This Black Friday, we promised customers great deals, more availability of […]

Amazon.com unveils Cyber Monday deals

More than 75,000 deals during the week of Cyber Monday Last year on Cyber Monday, Amazon customers ordered a record-breaking 629 items per second Save up to 50% on select toys from Nerf, Play-Doh, Playskool, and more; save up to 50% on select Callaway Golf Sets; Echo Dot, only $39.99 SEATTLE, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail […]

Sainsbury’s sees increase in sales of traditional Thanksgiving products across Britain

Sainsbury’s sees increase in sales of traditional Thanksgiving products across Britain   London, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — As American-fever continues to grip the nation, Sainsbury’s expects to see a boost in sales of classic Thanksgiving foods, in advance of the ‘holiday’ this Thursday. Traditional Thanksgiving products are expected to surge in regions across Britain […]

John Lewis’ Black Friday 2016 on course to be one of its busiest shopping periods

London, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Early indicators suggest that Black Friday 2016 is on course to be one of John Lewis’ busiest shopping periods. Our busiest period so far has been between 8am and 8.30am as people shopped on their way into work, and we’re taking five orders every second on johnlewis.com. Sales […]

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts introduces holiday-inspired treats

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts introduces holiday-inspired treats   WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today (November 25, 2016) announced a holiday-inspired line, including the Melted Snowman Doughnut, Santa Belly Doughnut and Toffee Mocha beverage. These seasonal favorites will be available today through Dec. 25 at participating Krispy Kreme shops in the U.S. […]

Raritan Pharmaceuticals recalls homeopathic products containing belladonna extract

Brunswick, NJ, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Raritan Pharmaceuticals, a contract manufacturer for Homeolab USA, is voluntarily recalling homeopathic products containing belladonna extract (see products below) due to the potential for variation in the content of belladonna extract in the products. The U.S. FDA has tested some products and recovered varying levels of belladonna extract […]

REWE Group steigert nochmals die Frische der Warengruppe bei REWE und PENNY

REWE Group steigert nochmals die Frische der Warengruppe bei REWE und PENNY   Koln, Deutschland, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Frischeoffensive: Nach rund sieben Monaten Bauzeit nimmt die REWE Group heute (24.11.) in Eitting bei München ihr bundesweit drittes Kopflager für Obst und Gemüse in Betrieb. Bisher fuhren sämtliche Obst- und Gemüse-Lieferanten eines oder […]

BESTSELLER’s releases Sustainability Report 2015/16

BRANDE, Denmark, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (25 november 2016), we launch BESTSELLER’s Sustainability Report 2015/16 – a report that captures how far we have come in our efforts towards being among the most sustainable high street fashion companies. “This year, we have adjusted our strategy in order to ensure that it continuously reflects […]

New World Hutt City closed until further notice due to earthquake damage risk identified

Auckland, New Zealand, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — New World Hutt City is currently closed due to the possible demolition of a neighbouring building at the Queensgate Mall. Just prior to 8pm this evening (24/11/2016) Hutt City Council issued Foodstuffs with a warrant under the s129 Building Act 2004 regarding earthquake damage risk identified with […]

SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) sets the coupon for its Peso-denominated Series G, 7-year retail bonds at 5.1590% p.a.

Pasay City, Philippines, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) has set the coupon for its Peso-denominated Series G, 7-year retail bonds at 5.1590% p.a. SMIC will issue an aggregate principal amount of Php15.0 billion of the Series G bonds, with an option to issue an additional amount of up to Php5.0 billion. […]