Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™ in Relaxed Straight fit and Regular fit now available in all Giant Tiger stores

OTTAWA, 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Giant Tiger Stores Limited is excited to announce that Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™ in Relaxed Straight fit and Regular fit are now available in all Giant Tiger stores. “The introduction of the Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™ program to our over 225 stores is the […]

Raley’s and the Sacramento Kings Foundation launch new garden program to provide fresh produce for communities

Six Gardens Across Northern California and Nevada to Provide Fresh Produce for Communities Fair Oaks, CA, 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Raley’s and the Sacramento Kings Foundation announced a new partnership creating a new garden program that will serve communities stretching from the Central Valley to Northern Nevada. Through the ROOT community gardens, the […]

The TJX Companies, Inc. declares regular quarterly dividend of $.3125 per share

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX), the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide, today (Apr. 4, 2017) announced that its Board of Directors has raised the amount of its quarterly dividend by 20% from the last dividend paid. The Board declared […]

CVS Health recognized by Billion Dollar Roundtable for reaching its goal of spending over $1 billion with diverse suppliers

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), the nation’s largest pharmacy innovation company, today (April 5, 2017) was recognized by Billion Dollar Roundtable, a top-level corporate advocacy organization that promotes supply-chain diversity excellence, for reaching its goal of spending over $1 billion with diverse suppliers. “We are incredibly proud to be […]

BJ’s Restaurants announces the opening of its restaurant in Mobile, Alabama

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) today (April 04, 2017) announced the opening of its restaurant in Mobile, Alabama. The new BJ’s Restaurant opened on Monday, April 3, 2017, at 3748 Airport Boulevard. The restaurant is approximately 7,500 square feet, seats approximately 230 guests and features BJ’s extensive menu, […]

Coop schickt SBB-Lok auf eine einjährige Reise durch die Schweiz

BASEL, SWITZERLAND, 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Pro Montagna steht seit zehn Jahren für authentische Produkte aus den Schweizer Bergen und gehört zu den beliebtesten Coop-Eigenmarken. Und Pro Montagna ist einzigartig: Dank des Verkaufs der Produkte hilft Coop mit, bestehende Arbeitsplätze in den Bergen zu erhalten und neue zu schaffen. Von anfänglich rund 50 […]

BAUSTART FÜR MIGROS ELGG

BAUSTART FÜR MIGROS ELGG   Gossau, Switzerland, 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Die Migros Ostschweiz hat mit den Ausbauarbeiten für den neuen Migros Supermarkt an der St. Gallerstrasse 16 in Elgg begonnen. Die Eröffnung ist für den 22. Juni 2017 vorgesehen. Das Ziel, der Bevölkerung in Elgg und Umgebung bald einen attraktiven Supermarkt mit einem […]

DIE MIGROS VERKAUFT IHREN ANTEIL AN PROBIKESHOP AN DIE INTERNETSTORES HOLDING GMBH

Zürich, Switzerland, 2017-Apr-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Der Online-Bike-Handel in Europa ist einem raschen Wandel unterworfen. Vor diesem Hintergrund hat sich die Migros entschieden, ihren Mehrheitsanteil an Probikeshop an die Internetstores Holding GmbH mit Sitz in Esslingen bei Stuttgart zu verkaufen. Der Eigentümerwechsel gibt Probikeshop die Möglichkeit, in Europa weiter zu wachsen. Für das […]

Universum survey ranks LVMH most desirable employer among business and management students for 12th consecutive year

Universum survey ranks LVMH most desirable employer among business and management students for 12th consecutive year   Paris, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Each year, Universum surveys students to find out which potential employers they consider most attractive. For the 12th year in a row LVMH figures first among French students at business and management […]

The H&M group outlines new goals and commitments in its Sustainability Report 2016

Stockholm, SWEDEN, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — The H&M group Sustainability Report 2016 is published today (4 APR, 2017), outlining several new goals including a commitment to use 100% recycled or other sustainably sourced materials by 2030 and to become climate positive throughout its entire value chain by 2040. Another key highlight is the […]

Pergola to create a new al fresco dining experience at Paddington Central

Pergola to create a new al fresco dining experience at Paddington Central   London, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — British Land announces today (04 APR 2017) that Pergola, the company behind Pergola on the Roof at White City, is to create a new al fresco dining experience at Paddington Central, the mixed-use campus adjacent to […]

The Retail Litigation Center announces the filing of its 100th brief

Milestone Marks Importance Of Retail’s Voice In The Judicial Branch Arlington , VA, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — ​The Retail Litigation Center (RLC) announced the filing of its 100th brief.  The RLC was founded in 2010 to serve as the voice of the retail industry in the judicial branch with the mission of representing […]

DDR streamlines its organizational structure

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — DDR Corp. (NYSE: DDR) today (April 3, 2017) announced the streamlining of its organizational structure in an effort to gain efficiencies, provide appropriate staffing for the Company’s current and future operations, facilitate decision-making and lower operating costs. The changes are aimed at further centralizing key operational decision-making […]

The Forrester Wave™: B2C Commerce Suites, Q1 2017 report ranks Intershop in its top three B2C vendors

Top three vendor in current offering Among highest score In B2C solution architecture category Profile highlights: “core commerce capabilities… remain strong”, “strong technical road map”, “deep ecosystem of partners” San Francisco, CA, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Intershop, the largest independent technology vendor for omni-channel commerce solutions, has been cited as a Strong Performer […]

Independent grocers and state trade association call on lawmakers to defend transparency and competition in the debit marketplace

Arlington, VA, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Apr 4, 2017), more than 300 independent supermarket companies and state trade associations sent a letter urging Members of Congress to preserve the debit reforms, also known as the Durbin Amendment, passed as part of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. In the letter, […]

Olde York recalls certain Clancy’s Snack Combo 20 x 1 oz that may contain undeclared milk

Olde York recalls certain Clancy’s Snack Combo 20 x 1 oz that may contain undeclared milk   Wayne, IN, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Olde York of Fort Wayne, IN is recalling the specific lot code SELL BY JUN 07 2017 2D9 for Clancy’s Snack Combo  20 x 1 oz (UPC 0 41498  12999 […]

Wegmans Food Markets recalls Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans that may contain undeclared peanuts

ROCHESTER, NY, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans, because the product may contain peanuts, not declared on the label.    People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this […]

Whole Foods Market expands grocery delivery service to include Wilmington, North Carolina

Customers can order through Shipt WILMINGTON, N.C., 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market’s partnership with grocery delivery service Shipt now includes Wilmington, North Carolina. “We are thrilled to offer our customers the convenient option of having Whole Foods Market’s highest quality products delivered right to their doorstep,” said Josh Miller, the Wilmington store’s […]

X5 expands Perekrestok online service to Moscow’s south-west neighborhoods

Moscow, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer, is expanding the pilot scheme of its Perekrestok online service​, with delivery available to around a million households in south-west Moscow and some neighbouring towns in the Moscow Region from April 4. Other districts of […]

Rite Aid’s Vote for Your Favorite Pharmacy Team Member Contest winners announced

Rhode Island Pharmacy Technician and Virginia Customer Each Win $2,500 Rite Aid Gift Card in Customer Service Sweeps CAMP HILL, Pa., 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rite Aid is proud to announce the two winners of this year’s Vote for Your Favorite Pharmacy Team Member Contest. Amanda Bourque, a Rite Aid pharmacy technician from Coventry, […]

SHARE BUYBACK UPDATE: AHOLD DELHAIZE REPURCHASED 993,950 OF AHOLD DELHAIZE COMMON SHARES FROM MARCH 27, 2017 UP TO AND INCLUDING MARCH 31, 2017

Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ahold Delhaize has repurchased 993,950 of Ahold Delhaize common shares in the period from March 27, 2017 up to and including March 31, 2017. The shares were repurchased at an average price of €19.82 per share for a total consideration of € 19.7 million. These repurchases were […]

Meijer fleet driver Paul Strodtbeck recognized as one of the top 12 drivers by the Michigan Trucking Association

Meijer fleet driver Paul Strodtbeck recognized as one of the top 12 drivers by the Michigan Trucking Association   Paul Strodtbeck named among the top drivers by the Michigan Trucking Association GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — When Paul Strodtbeck became a Meijer fleet driver in 1972, he joined a team of […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club ranked number one for overall customer experience in retail according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club earned the number one spot for overall customer experience in retail according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings. BJ’s score of 81 percent puts them at the top of the retail industry, tying with Ace Hardware and QVC. Overall, BJ’s placed eighth out of […]

Carvel® joins forces with Lotus Biscoff® to debut Carvel’s Cookie Butter Soft Ice Cream

Carvel® joins forces with Lotus Biscoff® to debut Carvel’s Cookie Butter Soft Ice Cream Carvel® Cookie Butter sweeps the nation with its newest flavor in soft ice cream ATLANTA, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Carvel®…America’s Freshest Ice Cream® joins forces with Lotus Biscoff®, Europe’s favorite cookie with coffee, to debut a new flavor innovation […]

Delivery Hero GmbH enters regional partnership with AmRest Holding SE

Berlin, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Delivery Hero GmbH (“Delivery Hero”), a leading global online food ordering and delivery marketplace, announced today (1 April 2017) that it has entered a regional partnership with AmRest Holding SE (“AmRest”), the largest publicly listed restaurant operator in Central Europe. The partnership considerably strengthens Delivery Hero’s position in the […]

Kum & Go to support Habitat’s Home is the Key national campaign

Kum & Go to support Habitat’s Home is the Key national campaign   Kum & Go district raising the most donations will build a home in their community Des Moines, Iowa, and Atlanta, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the fourth consecutive year, Kum & Go convenience stores and Habitat for Humanity are partnering […]

CommerceHub announces the appointment of Gary Nafus as Chief Revenue Officer

ALBANY, NY, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — CommerceHub (NASDAQ: CHUBA) (NASDAQ: CHUBK), a leading distributed commerce network for retailers and brands, today (04/04/17 ) announced the appointment of Gary Nafus as Chief Revenue Officer. As CRO, Nafus will work alongside Founder and CEO Frank Poore to maximize revenue, leading the company’s efforts to identify and […]

APRANGA to hold annual general meeting on 27th April 2017

Vilnius, Lithuania, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — By the initiative and the decision of the Board of APB “APRANGA” the annual general meeting (hereinafter referred to as the Meeting) of APB “APRANGA” (legal entity code 121933274, registered at Kirtimu str. 51, Vilnius, hereinafter – the Company) shareholders will be held on 27th April 2017 at […]

Apranga Group announces 11.5% increase in March 2017 Retail turnover vs. same month last year

Vilnius, Lithuania, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Retail turnover (including VAT) of Apranga Group amounted to EUR 16.1 million in March 2017, and has increased by 11.5% comparing to March 2016. The retail turnover (including VAT) of Apranga Group reached EUR 47.8 million in January through March 2017 or by 8.4% more than in 2016. […]

Kering announced as the first founding anchor partner of the ‘Plug and Play – Fashion for Good’ accelerator

London, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kering and Plug and Play announced today that Kering is the first founding anchor partner of the ‘Plug and Play – Fashion for Good’ accelerator, a collaboration with Fashion for Good and the C&A Foundation to fast-track sustainable innovation within the luxury and apparel industries. Via the accelerator, […]