ShopRite Joins the Healthy NYC Movement

NEW YORK, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — JIG Media, owners of the Healthy NYC initiative, announced today that ShopRite has become the title sponsor of the Healthy NYC Expo, Brooklyn Edition. Developed to create excitement and engagement around the topic of healthcare in New York City, the Healthy NYC Expo presented by ShopRite is […]

Large Format Display Market Global Trends, Key Vendors Analysis, Import & Export, Revenue by Forecast 2023

PUNE, India, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Large Format Displays are screens which can be used differently and offer various advantages to various businesses. The large format displays are mostly LCD, LED and Plasma which are connected to display television through HDMI cable or digital signage.  Also, display format can be explained as a […]

METRIC USA RELEASES ‘SILICONE ENHANCED WEIGHTLIFTING GRIP PADS AND STRAPS DOUBLE VALUE COMBO PACK’ ON AMAZON.COM

CULVER CITY, USA, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Metric USA, a full-service American eCommerce site that works to develop, manufacture, and distribute innovative products across a variety of consumer industries today.  This week they are excited to announce their latest product, a Silicone Enhanced Weightlifting Grip Pad and Strap which is officially available for purchase […]

Premiala Releases New Basting Brush Set

LONDON, United Kingdom, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Premiala BBQ and Kitchenware today announced the launch of a kitchen and BBQ Basting Brush Set.  The kit includes two cotton mop heads and a silicon mop head which can each be screwed onto the 14” wooden handle as required.  Also included in the sale is […]

Premiala Announces Launch of Stainless Steel Meat Shredder Claws

LONDON, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Premiala BBQ and Kitchenware today announced the launch of a set of Stainless Steel Meat Shredder Claws.  Provided as a set of two, the claws are primarily used for shredding cooked meat to create pulled pork or beef, however they are also useful for moving large portions of […]

Sheetz For The Kidz July in-store fundraising campaign raised $560,000 to support children in need

Sheetz employees and customers break fundraising record ALTOONA, Pa., 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sheetz For The Kidz, a Sheetz employee-run charity that for the past 25 years has set out to make the holiday season brighter for children in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina, today (Aug. 22, 2017) announced that it raised $560,000 during its July in-store fundraising […]

SPAR Ireland launches new community initiative to deliver life-saving defibrillator at every EUROSPAR Supermarket

Ireland, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — SPAR Ireland has launched a new community initiative, which aims to deliver a life-saving defibrillator at every EUROSPAR Supermarket. There are currently 50 EUROSPAR Supermarkets nationwide ensuring new defibrillators become available throughout the country – many in areas where a defibrillator is not currently available. Michael Lyster of […]

The Tesco Compensation Scheme opens for eligible shareholders and bondholders

CHESHUNT, England, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Tesco Compensation Scheme opens today (23 August 2017) for eligible shareholders and bondholders. The scheme was previously announced on 28 March 2017, when Tesco PLC (Tesco) and Tesco Stores Limited announced an agreement with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to compensate investors who were net purchasers […]

Sears Holdings signs licensing agreements to expand Kenmore and DieHard brands worldwide

Kenmore and Kenmore Elite Floor Care Products to be Sold at Retailers Worldwide DieHard Alkaline Batteries and Flashlights to be Sold at Retailers in Select Countries Internationally HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sears Holdings today (Aug 22, 2017) announced it has signed two licensing agreements that will broaden the reach of […]

Carrefour Spain is the main sponsor of “La Vuelta” for the fifth consecutive year

Carrefour Spain is the main sponsor of “La Vuelta” for the fifth consecutive year   Spain, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the fifth consecutive year, Carrefour Spain is the main sponsor of “La Vuelta”, the Spanish leg of cycling’s Grand Tour series, and will be flying the race colours from 19 August to 10 […]

Sears Holdings to release Q2 2017 financial results on Thursday, August 24, 2017

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced today(Aug 22, 2017) that it expects to release its financial results for the Company’s fiscal 2017 second quarter before the market opens on Thursday, August 24, 2017, and simultaneously post a pre-recorded conference call and audio webcast on its corporate website. It […]

Argos now accepting pre-orders for Xbox One X and Xbox One S 1TB Minecraft console

Argos now accepting pre-orders for Xbox One X and Xbox One S 1TB Minecraft console   London, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Eager Xbox fans can place pre-orders for the hotly anticipated new Xbox One X and Xbox One S 1TB Minecraft console on argos.co.uk from today (22 August 2017), the retailer has announced. Fans now have […]

NRF forecast: families will spend $83.6 billion on back-to-school this year

WASHINGTON, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Even though more parents started back-to-school shopping early this year, many families still have a lot of shopping left to do as they prepare their children for the start of school. According to the National Retail Federation’s annual survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, the average family […]

Chipotle expands its educational benefits program with new degree at University of Denver

Chipotle to offer educational assistance to employees who pursue a Bachelor of Arts at DU Initial data shows 89 percent of student-employees stay with Chipotle after enrolling in tuition assistance programs; student-employees also see greater likelihood of promotion DENVER, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has added University of Denver (DU) to the […]

Intershop helps Bunzl Australasia Limited launch its first B2B web shop

Outsourcing Services becomes first Bunzl business unit with consistent B2B and B2C online customer experience Tablet devices used as sales productivity tool for account managers Online product set to rise from 9,000 to 30,000 Jena, Germany, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Bunzl Australasia Limited has launched its first B2B web shop with the help of Intershop. […]

L Brands, Inc. appoints Patricia S. Bellinger and Robert H. Schottenstein to its Board of Directors

COLUMBUS, Ohio, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Aug. 22, 2017) L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) announced the appointment of Patricia S. Bellinger and Robert H. Schottenstein to its Board of Directors. Bellinger is an Adjunct Lecturer and Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School .  She is an internationally recognized expert on diversity, inclusion and leadership development and serves on the […]

Wegmans Montvale to donate truckload of food to the Community FoodBank of New Jersey and four local food pantries

Montvale, NJ, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — WHO: Wegmans Montvale employees and representatives from the Tri-Boro Food Pantry, Helping Hand Food Pantry, Buddies of NJ, Inc., Center for Food Action, and Community FoodBank of New Jersey. WHEN: Thursday, August 24 at 2 p.m. WHERE: Wegmans Montvale at 100 Farm View. The Wegmans truck will be parked in front of […]

KappAhls appoints Glenda Marevind new Brand & Marketing Manager

KappAhls appoints Glenda Marevind new Brand & Marketing Manager   Mölndal, Sweden, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Glenda Marevind is KappAhls new Brand & Marketing Manager since mid August. I am very pleased to welcome Glenda to KappAhl. She has the right experience and attitude on how to best continue the work of strengthening the […]

JCPenney launches new brand of bedding and decor for kids — Frank + Lulu

JCPenney launches new brand of bedding and decor for kids — Frank + Lulu   PLANO, Texas, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — JCPenney [NYSE: JCP] is spreading the enjoyment of afternoon naptimes and playing make-believe with the launch of Frank + Lulu, a whimsical new brand of bedding and decor for kids. Featuring bright […]

AHOLD DELHAIZE SHARE BUYBACK UPDATE: 1,623,027 COMMON SHARES REPURCHASED IN THE PERIOD FROM AUGUST 14, 2017 UP TO AND INCLUDING AUGUST 18, 2017

Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ahold Delhaize has repurchased 1,623,027 of Ahold Delhaize common shares in the period from August 14, 2017 up to and including August 18, 2017. The shares were repurchased at an average price of €16.82 per share for a total consideration of €27.3 million. These repurchases were […]

Sequential Brands Group announces partnership with Cathay Home to create Ellen Tracy Home line

NEW YORK, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sequential Brands Group Inc. (Nasdaq:SQBG) today ( Aug. 22, 2017) announced a new multi year licensing agreement with Cathay Home, a leading manufacturer of home textile products, to create an Ellen Tracy Home line in categories such as comforters, duvets, sheets, throws, blankets and quilts. The new line […]

Weingarten Realty Investors to release Q3 2017 earnings results on Tuesday, October 24, 2017

HOUSTON, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) announced today (8/22/2017) that its third quarter 2017 earnings will be released after the market closes on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Senior Management will host our quarterly earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time. Event: Weingarten Realty’s Third Quarter […]

Foodstuffs opens new Fresh Collective by New World store in Mount Albert, central Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Foodstuffs North Island has opened its second Fresh Collective by New World store in the central Auckland suburb of Mount Albert. The store at 1 Alberton Ave was formerly a Four Square. It closed on June 20 so that refurbishment work could begin. “We’re very excited […]

Co-op offers more savings to NUS extra cardholders

MANCHESTER, England, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Savvy students can “bag” an extra saving at their Co-op food store with NUS extra and Co-op Membership. NUS extra cardholders receive a 10% discount off their groceries at the community retailer. In addition, students who also become a Member of the Co-op will gain a further 5% reward on purchases of own-branded […]

BIXOLON releases new SDK for faster and easier integration of Chrome-based POS & Kiosk applications

Seongnam-si, Korea, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — BIXOLON Co., Ltd. a leading global mobile, label and POS printer manufacturer, today (August 22, 2017) announced a new software development kit to speed development of Chrome-based receipt printing applications. The first POS printer manufacturer to offer development tools for the Google Chrome OS™, BIXOLON created the new […]

Lenta to announce its 1H 2017 financial results on 30th August 2017

St-Petersburg, Russia, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lenta Ltd, (LSE, MOEX: LNTA) (“Lenta”), one of the largest retail chains in Russia, is pleased to announce it will release its reviewed IFRS financial results for the first half-year of 2017 on 30th August 2017. Lenta will also host an Analyst and Investor Conference Call on […]

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. completes previously announced review of strategic alternatives

Board Adopts Share Repurchase Program of up to $20 Million ST. LOUIS, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW) today (-Aug. 21, 2017) announced that its Board of Directors has completed its previously announced review of strategic alternatives. After an extensive analysis and careful consideration of a broad range of strategic alternatives by the […]

GameStop kicks off nationwide pre-orders for Xbox One X

GameStop kicks off nationwide pre-orders for world’s most powerful system GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — GameStop, the world’s largest gaming retailer, is giving power to the players by offering fans the first chance to experience Xbox One X, as part of a multimillion dollar campaign to support the new system. Today (Aug. […]

The Container Store Group, Inc completes amendment of its senior secured term loan credit facility

COPPELL, Texas, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Container Store Group, Inc. (NYSE:TCS) (the “Company”), today (08/21/2017) announced it has completed the amendment of its senior secured term loan credit facility, led by JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. The amended and restated facility extended the maturity date to August 18, 2021 with an increase in the applicable interest rate margin for […]