The Starbucks Foundation and Schultz Family Foundation support No Child Sleeps Outside campaign by Mary’s Place

The Starbucks Foundation and Schultz Family Foundation support No Child Sleeps Outside campaign by Mary’s Place   With family homelessness at a crisis point, King County’s business leaders, including The Starbucks Foundation, Schultz Family Foundation, Microsoft Corp., Dick’s Drive-In, Comcast, Alaska Airlines, Weyerhaeuser, Expedia, Nordstrom, Group Health Cooperative, Bank of America, Key Bank Foundation, Group […]

Starbucks further strengthen its Bug Bounty program to help protect customers’ personal information

Starbucks further strengthen its Bug Bounty program to help protect customers’ personal information   Seattle, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Starbucks is committed to protecting customers’ personal information.  As the company brings together loyalty, mobile payment, and content partnerships through a more advanced digital ecosystem, it is also taking an additional step to further strengthen […]

This December 15,000 additional Festive Colleagues set to help customers with their Christmas shopping at Tesco

This December 15,000 additional Festive Colleagues set to help customers with their Christmas shopping at Tesco   Tesco customers are set to be given an extra helping hand with their Christmas shopping this year by over 15,000 additional Festive Colleagues. CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — The majority will start in stores across the […]

Tesco once again is delivering thousands of free mince pie across Britain for the holidays

The Tesco mince pie van is back and it’s delivering a very Hap-pie Christmas to people across Britain. CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — To help customers get into the festive spirit, the retailer is once again delivering thousands of the little festive treats, free, to people’s front doors over the next few […]

Tesco calls on food waste entrepreneurs to join its new crowdfunding platform, BackIt

Tesco calls on food waste entrepreneurs to join its new crowdfunding platform, BackIt   CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco appeals for food waste entrepreneurs to join new crowdfunding platform, BackIt. BackIt helps small businesses gain vital funding, in order to bring their food waste-busting products to market. Hannah McCollum, founder of […]

Carrefour updates on its various initiatives to promote the employment of people with disabilities

Carrefour’s employment rate of people with disabilities has increased by 21.3% over four years Boulogne-Billancourt, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — To celebrate International Disability Day on 3 December, Carrefour is taking stock of its various initiatives to promote the employment of people with disabilities. Currently, more than 11,000 disabled people work for Carrefour. That’s an […]

Amazon Web Services selected as Capital One’s predominant cloud infrastructure provider

Capital One continues to take a cloud-first approach by migrating core business and customer applications to AWS over the next five years SEATTLE, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today (Nov. 29, 2016) announced that Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE: COF) has selected AWS as its […]

Amazon devices sales up more than double over last year during holiday shopping weekend and Cyber Monday

Millions of Echo Dot devices sold since launch—sales of Amazon Echo family of devices up more than 7x over last year’s Cyber Monday Sales of Amazon Fire TV devices up over 2.5x this Cyber Monday—continues to be the #1 streaming media player family in the U.S. across all retailers Fire Tablets sales up 2x this […]

Amazon Studios brings Bug Diaries and Sid & Marty Krofft’s Sigmund and the Sea Monsters to Prime Video Original Kids Series

In addition to streaming or downloading thousands of titles on Prime Video, Amazon Prime members enjoy fast, free shipping, unlimited access to more than two million songs with Prime Music, unlimited secure photo storage with Prime Photos, and more—customers can enjoy a free 30-day trial of Amazon Prime today SEATTLE, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ […]

Amazon Web Services launches new AWS Partner Network (APN) programs and Competencies

AWS Announces New Programs, Competencies, and Tools to Support Growing AWS Partner Network AWS introduces three new partner programs providing tools, training, and benefits to support and distinguish partners in Service Delivery, Public Sector, and VMware Cloud™ on AWS Newest AWS Competencies recognize APN partners specializing in Financial Services and IoT New AWS Partner Solutions […]

EROSKI desarrolla su nueva gama gourmet, testada por Basque Culinary Center

EROSKI desarrolla su nueva gama gourmet, testada por Basque Culinary Center   EROSKI y Basque Culinary Center (BCC) mantienen un acuerdo de colaboración por el que la calidad de los productos SELEQTIA es evaluada por profesionales vinculados a Basque Culinary Center EROSKI SELEQTIA cuenta con 177 referencias en diferentes categorías de alimentación y frescos, entre […]

Dior opens its first exclusive makeup store located in Westfield World Trade Center, New York

Dior opens its first exclusive makeup store located in Westfield World Trade Center, New York   Paris, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dior has opened its first exclusive makeup store, a concept boutique designed in Paris and located in New York in the landmark Westfield World Trade Center. Inspired by the backstage ambiance at a […]

IKEA submits plans to the City of Live Oak, Texas for a San Antonio-area store

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today (11/29/2016) announced it is submitting plans to the City of Live Oak, Texas for a San Antonio-area store that would increase the Swedish company’s U.S. presence with its fifth store in the state. Pending approvals, construction of IKEA Live […]

Neiman Marcus Group LTD LLC to release its 1Q financial results on Tuesday, December 13, 2016

DALLAS, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Neiman Marcus Group LTD LLC will announce its first quarter financial results on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 with an investor conference call to be held at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). The audio webcast may be accessed on the Neiman Marcus Group LTD LLC website at […]

OptumRx and CVS Pharmacy team up to offer consumers and clients a new pharmacy network solution

CHICAGO and WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — OptumRx and CVS Pharmacy are partnering to provide more convenient choices and lower costs for consumers and clients while improving health outcomes. OptumRx is UnitedHealth Group’s (NYSE: UNH) free-standing pharmacy care services business, managing more than one billion prescriptions annually. CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of […]

Inditex and Entreculturas NGO renewed partnership that will execute 22 new social projects

Inditex and Entreculturas NGO renewed partnership that will execute 22 new social projects   Nine countries in Latin America, South Africa and the Lebanon will benefit from 22 new educational, employment and humanitarian aid programmesç One million people have received direct aid since the two institutions began to collaborate back in 2001 Arteixo, Spain, 2016-Dec-01 […]

CarMax announces the opening of its new store in Fremont, CA

Company announces $15,000 in contributions to two local organizations RICHMOND, Virginia, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, celebrated the grand opening of its new store in Fremont, located at 44100 Christy Street. The Fremont store will have the capacity to stock approximately 300 used vehicles […]

CarMax announces the opening of its new store in Santa Rosa, CA

Company announces $15,000 in contributions to two local organizations RICHMOND, Virginia, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, celebrated the grand opening of its new store in Santa Rosa, located at 2783 Corby Avenue. The CarMax Santa Rosa will have the capacity to stock approximately 300 […]

DDR to release its 4Q 2016 financial results on Monday, February 13, 2017

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, 2016-Dec-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — DDR Corp. (NYSE: DDR) will issue financial results for the quarter ending December 31, 2016, after the market closes on Monday, February 13, 2017. The Company will conduct a conference call and audio webcast on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at 11 a.m. ET. To access the conference, dial […]