Sainsbury’s expects strawberry sales to increase by 700% during the British season (April to October)

Sainsbury’s expects strawberry sales to increase by 700% during the British season (April to October)   London, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sainsbury’s expects strawberry sales to increase by 700% during the British season (April to October) with sales peaking during Wimbledon. During summer, the traditional courtside snack are the retailer’s best-selling product for […]

Citycon to host half-yearly report conference call on Thursday, 13 July

Helsinki, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Citycon will publish its Half-Yearly Report for 1 January – 30 June 2017 on Thursday, 13 July approximately at 9 am Helsinki time (Helsinki time is EET, which is CET +1). The report will be available on Citycon’s website immediately after publication. Citycon’s investor, analyst and press conference […]

The Home Depot® to acquire equipment rental and maintenance services provider Compact Power Equipment, Inc.

ATLANTA, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Home Depot® today (July 6, 2017) announced a definitive agreement to purchase Compact Power Equipment, Inc., a leading national provider of equipment rental and maintenance services for $265 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close by the end of the company’s fiscal second quarter. As a long-term […]

SSP wins three major international accolades at the Moodie Davitt Airport Food & Beverage (FAB) awards

London, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — SSP Group plc, a leading operator of food and beverage outlets in travel locations worldwide, is delighted to have won three major international accolades at the Moodie Davitt Airport Food & Beverage (FAB) awards. SSP also took home five regional awards and two highly-commended awards at the prestigious industry […]

Small businesses and entrepreneurs take advantage of Prime Day to reach new customers, launch new products and increase sales

Small businesses and entrepreneurs take advantage of Prime Day to reach new customers, launch new products and increase sales   Small businesses and entrepreneurs use Prime Day to reach new customers, launch new products and increase sales Customers ordered more than 20 million items from small businesses and entrepreneurs on Prime Day last year SEATTLE, […]

First Data acquisition of CardConnect now complete

NEW YORK, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — First Data Corporation (NYSE: FDC), a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions, and CardConnect Corp., a payment processing and technology solutions provider, today (06 Jul 2017) announced the successful completion of First Data’s tender offer to purchase the outstanding shares of CardConnect common stock for $15.00 per […]

Starbucks Augusta Soluble Plant to undergo a $120 million expansion

Starbucks Augusta Soluble Plant to undergo a $120 million expansion   Seattle, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — A $120 million expansion of the Starbucks Augusta Soluble Plant announced today (July 6, 2017) will nearly double the size of the operation and create up to 100 new jobs at the Georgia facility in the year […]

Amazon announces animated kid series Lost in Oz to premiere August 4 on Prime Video in the US and UK

Brand-New Series Expands on Multiple Emmy-Winning Special and Stars Voice Talent of Ashley Boettcher, Gina Gershon, Allison Mack, Jorge Diaz and Nika Futterman SEATTLE, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon today (Jul. 6, 2017) announced that Lost in Oz, the highly-anticipated animated kid series for children ages 6-11, is scheduled to premiere August 4 on Prime Video in the US and UK. The new […]

H&M teams up with colette for an exclusive edition of H&M Studio AW17

H&M teams up with colette for an exclusive edition of H&M Studio AW17   STOCKHOLM, Sweden, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — H&M has teamed up with the iconic Parisian concept store colette for an exclusive edition of H&M Studio AW17. While the nine-piece collection is rooted in the main AW17 designs, the H&M Studio x […]

Sonic Corp. declares quarterly cash dividend of $0.14 per share of common stock

OKLAHOMA CITY, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC), the nation’s largest chain of drive-in restaurants, today (Jul 6, 2017) announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.14 per share of common stock to be paid to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 9, 2017, with a payment […]

CVS Health Corporation announces quarterly dividend of $0.50 (50 cents) per share on its common stock

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today (July 6, 2017) announced that its board of directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.50 (50 cents) per share on the corporation’s common stock. The dividend is payable on August 3, 2017, to holders of record on July 24, 2017. […]

Macerich Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release on Wednesday, August 2, 2017

SANTA MONICA, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — WHAT: Macerich (NYSE: MAC) Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release WHEN: Earnings Results will be released after market close on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.  Management will hold a conference call at 9:00 am Pacific Time (12:00 pm Eastern Time) on Thursday, August 3, 2017 to discuss quarterly results. WHERE: Interested parties can listen to a live […]

Whole Foods Market to bring the first Whole Foods Market 365 store in Florida to Delray Beach

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market announced that is has signed a new lease for a Whole Foods Market 365 store in Delray Beach, Florida. “We’re excited to bring the first Whole Foods Market 365 location in Florida to Delray Beach,” said Juan Núñez, president of Whole Foods Market’s […]

Meijer expands store-to-door service to Chicagoland suburbs and Rockford

Meijer expands store-to-door service to Chicagoland suburbs and Rockford   Availability to 2.5 million households begins July 13; more than 250,000 orders delivered this year demonstrates retailer’s role in transforming grocery shopping in the Midwest GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Meijer and official home delivery partner Shipt announced today (July 6, […]

CoolSprings Galleria introduces Pop Up Shop; available for rent on a weekly basis

Nashville, TN, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — CoolSprings Galleria is giving local merchants the opportunity to expand their business without having to sign a long-term lease agreement. The new Pop Up Shop, located on the upper level overlooking Center Court next to Dillard’s, allows local entrepreneurs and artists to showcase their merchandise to a […]

Chicago claimed the top spot on Green Building Adoption Index study by CBRE and Maastricht University

Green Building Adoption Index Shows More “Green” in Cities with Benchmarking Laws Los Angeles, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — After placing second last year, the Chicago market claimed the top spot with 66 percent of its space qualified as green certified according to the fourth annual Green Building Adoption Index study by CBRE and Maastricht University. San […]