Walgreens Boots Alliance to sell 865 Rite Aid stores to Fred’s, Inc. for $950 million

Deerfield, Ill., and Camp Hill, Pa., 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) and Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) announced today (20 December 2016 ) they have entered into an agreement to sell 865 Rite Aid stores and certain assets related to store operations to Fred’s, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRED) for $950 […]

Rite Aid stores extends shopping hours for last minute holiday shopping

Many Rite Aid Stores Offer Extended Shopping Hours From 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Through Dec. 23 CAMP HILL, Pa., 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rite Aid stores nationwide are ready to help customers finish their shopping this holiday season. From now through Dec. 23, many Rite Aid locations feature extended shopping hours, convenient for […]

Auchan Retail Ukraine honored with “Reduction of Inequalities” Trophy for the Best CSR Projects

Croix Cedex, France, 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — On December 12, Auchan Retail Ukraine was awarded the “Reduction of Inequalities” Trophy in the National Competition for the Best CSR Projects, “Business for Change” This initiative, which is based on the 10th objective of the UN Sustainable Development programme, is organized every year in Ukraine by the […]

CBRE Women’s Network earned a top 10 ranking on the 2016 Global Diversity List for the second consecutive year

Los Angeles, 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today (December 19, 2016) announced that the CBRE Women’s Network earned a top 10 ranking on the 2016 Global Diversity List, supported by The Daily Telegraph in London. The list recognizes the achievements of employee network groups established to help improve gender diversity within […]

FOCUS Brands® announces promotion of Paul Macaluso to President of McAlister’s Deli®

ATLANTA, 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — FOCUS Brands® has promoted Paul Macaluso to President of McAlister’s Deli®, a leading fast-casual restaurant chain best known for its Big & Bold Sandwiches, Famous Sweet Tea and world class hospitality which was recently ranked as one of consumers’ favorite chains by Restaurant Business. “By leveraging his extensive restaurant […]

Paradies Lagardère Remembrance Day initiative raised more than $14,000 for the Royal Canadian Legion’s Poppy Trust Fund

Strong customer support for veterans in airport stores throughout Canada ATLANTA, 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Paradies Lagardère, the travel retail and restaurateur leader in North America, donated a portion of the sales from the stores in its 13 airports throughout Canada to honor veterans for Remembrance Day, November 11. The company raised more […]

New World Hutt City re-opens just in time for Christmas

Auckland, New Zealand, 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — New World Hutt City re-opens at 1 pm Tuesday 20 December, 2016 and will be operating as usual with great products and awesome service. The Williams family want to say thanks to patient customers and fantastic staff. The Williams family, owner-operators of New World Hutt City just […]

PetSmart brings back National Fetch It Day on Dec. 23; buy online and fetch purchases through in-store pickup service

To Celebrate the Day, Pet Specialty Retailer Offers up to 20 Percent Off for All Buy-Online, In-Store Pickup Purchases; Don’t Forget Our Best Friends with a Range of Pet Treats, Toys and Festive Apparel PHOENIX, 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — With Christmas just five days away and the window closing for guaranteed home delivery for […]

PetSmart announces FREE Same-Day delivery service for online purchases on Dec. 17-24

More Than 80 Percent of U.S. Dog Owners Buy Presents for Their Pets at the Holidays With Many Last-Minute Shoppers, PetSmart Makes It Easier for Pet Parents to Get Last-Minute Gifts PHOENIX, 2016-Dec-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — As the online shopping window is closing for traditional home delivery, PetSmart announced today (Dec. 19, 2016) […]