NCR and Red Rook Team-up to Provide Omni-Channel Commerce To Specialty Retailers in North America

ATLANTA, GA, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Red Rook announced today (June 6, 2017) an initiative with NCR (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, to provide robust omni-channel solutions to specialty retailers in North America.  Red Rook’s Commerce5 solution leverages the power of NCR Counterpoint, and the Magento ecommerce platform, to deliver […]

RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust’s Voting Results Announced in RioCan’s Annual Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (“RioCan”) (TSX:REI.UN) today ( June 8, 2017) announced the results of the votes held at its June 8, 2017 Annual Meeting of unitholders (the “Meeting”). The total number of units represented by unitholders present in person or by proxy at the Meeting […]

New Chief Financial Officer of RioCan Announced

TORONTO, ONTARIO, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (“RioCan”) (TSX:REI.UN) is pleased to announce that it has promoted Qi Tang to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of RioCan effective June 8, 2017. She will continue to report to the Chief Executive Officer, Edward Sonshine. “Qi has done […]

4335 Pounds of Water Lilies Food Inc.’s Ready-to-Eat Breaded Chicken Products Recalled Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

WASHINGTON, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Water Lilies Food Inc., a Astoria, N.Y., establishment, is recalling approximately 4,335 pounds of ready-to-eat breaded chicken products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today (June 8, 2017 ). The products could contain milk, a known allergen, […]

174,000 pounds of Maid-Rite Specialty Foods, LLC Beef Products Recalled Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

WASHINGTON, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Maid-Rite Specialty Foods, LLC., a Dunmore, Penn. establishment, is recalling approximately 174,000 pounds of various beef products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today ( June 8, 2017 ). The products contain milk, a known allergen, […]

Swedish ICA Stores See Increase in May Sales Figures

Solna, Sweden, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sales in the Swedish ICA stores increased by 3.1% in May 2017 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores increased by 2.4%. May 2017 January – May 2017 Store sales excl. VAT Mkr Change  all stores Change like-for-like Mkr Change  all stores Change […]

Dixons Carphone and Sprint To Open Sprint-Branded Stores Under Agreement

London, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — In July 2015, Dixons Carphone’s Connected World Services (CWS) division and Sprint entered into an agreement to open and manage a number of Sprint-branded stores in the US and provide certain consultancy services to Sprint. In March 2016 they entered into a further agreement to deploy Honeybee into […]

Help Those Affected By The Knysna Fires Through PnP Online

Cape Town, South Africa, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Knysna has been ravaged by disastrous fires, leading to evacuation and near-total destruction of the town. PnP Online has set up a dedicated collection point to help you donate to those affected by the devastating fires in Knysna. All you need to do is shop […]

SPAR Continues Expansion in The Middle East

Oman, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — SPAR has continued its rapid expansion in the Middle East following its entry into the Omani retail market in 2015 in partnership with local business conglomerate Khimji Ramdas. The recent opening of the latest SPAR store in Oman – a 200m2 SPAR Express store based on the forecourt of the […]

HBC’s New President of Hudson’s Bay Has 30 Years Experience in Canadian Retail Market

HBC’s New President of Hudson’s Bay Has 30 Years Experience in Canadian Retail Market   Hudson’s Bay Executive with More Than 30 Years of Experience in the Canadian Retail Market to Lead the Country’s Most Iconic Retailer TORONTO, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — HBC today (June 8, 2017) announced that Alison Coville has been named […]

Tough First Quarter 2017 Results Prompts HBC To Take Steps To Adapt

First Quarter retail sales decreased 3.0% to $3.2 billion, a decrease of 2.9% on a constant currency comparable basis First Quarter comparable digital sales increased 5.4% on a constant currency basis, increasing 13.2% at HBC’s department store banners First Quarter Adjusted EBITDAR of $168 million; Net Loss of $221 million HBC launches Transformation Plan designed […]