Motor Fuel Group appoints Michael O’Loughlin as managing director, acquisitions & business development

Hertfordshire, England, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Top 50 Indies forecourt operator, Motor Fuel Group (MFG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael O’Loughlin as its new managing director, acquisitions & business development. In 1997 Michael joined Petrogas as a licensee of their flagship site in Dublin. As the group grew to double figures, […]

NCR powers nearly half of financial institutions selected as Retail Mobile Banking Navigator Award winners by FI Navigator

With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5, NCR-powered mobile banking applications dominate FI Navigator list DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Out of more than 7,000 U.S. banks and credit unions that offer a mobile banking solution, only 291 financial institutions (FIs) were recently selected as Retail Mobile Banking Navigator Award winners […]

UAE’s Mashreq Bank to revamp its banking services with innovative technologies from NCR

The bank is United Arab Emirates’ first financial institution to implement NCR Interactive Teller, Banker solutions to better engage customers DUBAI, UAE, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions today announced that Mashreq Bank, one of the largest banks in the UAE, will revamp its banking services in the […]

Dunkin’ Donuts to develop six new restaurants including multi-brand locations with Baskin-Robbins in Georgia with new franchisees

NEW FRANCHISEES QSR GROUP, LLC AND GUZARATTI, LLC HELP EXPAND LEADING COFFEE AND BAKERY BRAND THROUGHOUT GEORGIA CANTON, MA, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today a signing of store development agreements with franchisees QSR Group, LLC, and Guzaratti LLC to develop six new […]

Dunkin’ Donuts names Tony Weisman as U.S. Chief Marketing Officer

Tony Weisman brings nearly three decades of brand marketing experience to the company CANTON, MA, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dunkin’ Donuts today announced the appointment of marketing veteran Tony Weisman, 57, to the position of U.S. Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Weisman, formerly the North American CEO of DigitasLBi, a global digital agency network, will […]

Baskin-Robbins to host its first-ever nationwide Cappuccino Blast sampling on Friday, September 22

Throughout September and October, guests can also enjoy a small Cappuccino Blast®blended coffee and ice cream beverage for $2.99, available in classic and fall flavors CANTON, Mass., 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — In honor of National Coffee Ice Cream Day today, Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of specialty ice cream shops, is excited to announce […]

Kroger ratified new labor agreement with UFCW Local 1000

CINCINNATI, OH, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Dallas division associates working at Kroger stores in Dallas/Ft. Worth and surrounding area have ratified a new labor agreement with UFCW Local 1000. “We are pleased to reach an agreement that is good for our associates. This new contract provides good pay increases, affordable health […]

Kroger Michigan division President Jayne Homco to retire; Scott Hays to succeed

CINCINNATI, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the retirement of Michigan division President Jayne Homco, and the promotion of Scott Hays to succeed her. Mr. Hays currently serves as vice president of operations for the company’s Fry’s division. Jayne Homco to Retire after 42 Years of Service Jayne Homco […]

Costa launches exciting new food menu

Dunstable, UK, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — As the days grow shorter and autumn approaches, Costa, the nation’s favourite coffee shop is today announcing the launch of an exciting new food menu – including a selection of hot offerings. Landing in stores from Thursday 7 September, the new menu offers customers more choice than […]

Costa Coffee hosts 2nd annual reading week, 11th – 17th September 2017

Event will take place on 11th – 17th September Dunstable, United Kingdom, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Costa Coffee stores across the UK are inviting customers to join them in their 2nd annual reading week, taking place from 11th – 17th September 2017. Parents, teachers and children are welcome to come down to the store and enjoy […]

Diebold Nixdorf president and CEO Andy W. Mattes to present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference 2017

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD), a global leader in enabling connected commerce across the financial and retail industries, announced today that Andy W. Mattes, president and chief executive officer, will participate in the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference 2017 in New York City. Mattes will discuss the company’s “Connected Commerce” strategy as well […]

KIWI ÅPNER NORGES GRØNNESTE BUTIKK

OSLO, Norway, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — NorgesGruppen Eiendom har bygget landets grønneste butikk: KIWI Dalgård, som åpner i Trondheim 7. september. Ved hjelp av solceller og grunnbrønner produserer butikken mer energi enn den bruker. Overskuddet leveres som varmtvann til radiatorene i 60 leiligheter på nabotomten. – Mange snakker om det grønne skiftet. Vi gjennomfører […]

RUSSIA: Lenta launches bonus programme for young parents

St. Petersburg, Russia, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lenta (LSE, MOEX: LNTA), one of the largest retail chains in Russia, announces the launch of the Caring Mothers Club, a project that combines an attractive bonus programme with a dedicated website for young parents. The Caring Mothers Club is a new initiative designed to engage the […]

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. names Scott D. Lipesky as senior vice president and chief financial officer

Former Hollister Co. CFO Returns to Lead A&F Co. Finance Function NEW ALBANY, Ohio, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF) today announced the appointment of Scott D. Lipesky as senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective October 2, 2017. Lipesky brings more than 20 years’ experience from the […]

Stockmann announces shareholders’ Nomination Board members

STOCKMANN plc, Other information disclosed according to the rules of the Exchange 7.9.2017 at 9:00 EET Helsinki, Finland, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — According to the decision of Stockmann’s Annual General Meeting, the Nomination Board consists of representatives of the four shareholders holding largest voting power, as registered in Stockmann’s shareholder register as of 1 […]

Build-A-Bear Workshop celebrates National Teddy Bear Day

Survey Commissioned by Build-A-Bear Workshop Reveals Adults Hold on to Stuffed Animals for Decades ST. LOUIS, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — In anticipation of National Teddy Bear Day on September 9, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW), an interactive destination for creating customized furry friends, today announced results from a survey that revealed more than half of American adults still have […]

Deutsche Börse lists Delivery Hero shares in the SDAX market index

BERLIN, Germany, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Deutsche Börse decided to include the shares of Delivery Hero AG in the SDAX market index, effective as of 18th September. In addition to the high transparency requirements of the Prime Standard, Delivery Hero AG fulfilled the relevant criteria regarding free-float market capitalisation and trading volume to be successfully […]

SOUQ.com to purchase Wing.ae marketplace for merchants and couriers in the UAE

DUBAI, UAE, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — SOUQ.com today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Wing.ae, a marketplace for merchants and couriers in the UAE, providing innovative mobile and web-based user-friendly delivery solutions for businesses and individual consumers. SOUQ.com previously invested in Wing.ae and will be acquiring 100% of the […]

Majid Al Futtaim celebrates topping out milestone for the new Aloft City Centre Deira, Dubai

Dubai, UAE, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, today celebrated the topping out milestone for the new Aloft City Centre Deira, Dubai. Announced in collaboration with Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR); the hotel development broke ground in June 2016 […]

ARA Executive Director Russell Zimmerman: July retail trade figures continued to show stable growth

Melbourne VIC , Australia, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) said the July trade figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) proved generally positive, with year-on-year growth remaining steady, and month-to-month growth contracting. ARA Executive Director Russell Zimmerman said the July retail trade figures continued to show stable […]

LightInTheBox announces Gati as its first key local business partner in India

BEIJING, China, 2017-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LITB) (“LightInTheBox” or the “Company”), a global online retail company that delivers differentiated products directly to customers around the globe, today announced that it has formed a strategic business partnership with Gati, India’s pioneer in express distribution and supply chain solutions, aimed at providing localized logistics and […]