NACS Insight 2017 International Convenience Retailer of the Year Award presented to SPAR Natural

​LONDON, Country, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — SPAR Natural has won the NACS Insight 2017 International Convenience Retailer of the Year Award for its SPAR Natural convenience store in Gran Canaria, Spain. The award, sponsored by Accenture, was presented during the NACS Insight Convenience Summit–Europe in London on June 14 at this year’s International Convenience […]

The Wawa Foundation 2017 “Hero Award” finalists announced

Four Greater Philadelphia Area Non-Profits Will Be Celebrated During Wawa Welcome America! Festivities, Which Include Emily’s Entourage, Operation Yellow Ribbon South Jersey, Lighthouse, and West Philadelphia Alliance for Children Wawa, PA., 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — After receiving more than 125 submissions, The Wawa Foundation Inc., a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit founded to support Wawa’s […]

French designer Marine Serre of MARINE SERRE wins LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers for 2017

Paris, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — LVMH is pleased to announce that French designer Marine Serre of MARINE SERRE is the recipient of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers for 2017. Jury members J.W. Anderson (Loewe), Nicolas Ghesquière (Louis Vuitton), Karl Lagerfeld (Fendi), Humberto Leon and Carol Lim (Kenzo), Phoebe Philo (Céline), Delphine […]

2017 NACS Insight European Convenience Retail Sustainability Award presented to REWE Group

​LONDON, 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — REWE Group has won the 2017 NACS Insight European Convenience Retail Sustainability Award, sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company. The award was presented during the NACS Insight Convenience Summit–Europe awards dinner in London on June 14. The award recognizes REWE Group for its leadership on developing and implementing sustainable […]

Iceland wins Online Supermarket of the Year and Business Initiative of the Year awards at The Grocer Gold Awards

London, 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Iceland was delighted to be named Online Supermarket of the Year, and to win the award for Business Initiative of the Year for the new Iceland Kitchen, at The Grocer Gold Awards at Guildhall in London yesterday evening. This continued a run of recent awards success that included Iceland […]

NCR’s touchscreen-only ATM earns ‘Approved Gold’ status from the Royal National Institute of Blind People

London UK, 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 14, 2017) announced that the Cx110, its touchscreen-only ATM, is the first ATM in the world to be given ‘Approved Gold’ status by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), highlighting the company’s ongoing commitment […]

Grocer Gold awards: Asda the lowest priced supermarket for the 20th year running

LEEDS, England, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — At the Grocer Gold awards on Tuesday evening, Asda was awarded the lowest priced supermarket of the year award – for the 20th year running. Based on the Grocer 33 price basket survey that consists of 33 everyday supermarket items which change each week, Asda was ahead of […]

Wegmans Hanover announces recipients of its Employee Scholarship Program

HANOVER, NJ., 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Five graduating seniors from the Hanover area received $500 scholarship grants from Wegmans Food Markets in a symbolic nod to the company’s annual announcement of recipients for its Employee Scholarship Program, which helps employees along the path to higher education. The local recipients are students from Hanover […]

FMI honors Michael R. Taylor as its 2017 Esther Peterson Award winner

FMI honors Michael R. Taylor as its 2017 Esther Peterson Award winner   CHICAGO, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today (Jun 12, 2017) honors a stalwart champion of the consumer, Michael R. Taylor, as its 2017 Esther Peterson Award winner. Similar to the award’s namesake, Taylor has long supported the […]

FMI recognized Debbie and Rudy Dory of Newport Avenue Market with Robert B. Wegman Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence

FMI recognized Debbie and Rudy Dory of Newport Avenue Market with Robert B. Wegman Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence   CHICAGO, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Jun 12, 2017), in front of several hundred of the next generation of industry leaders, Food Marketing Institute (FMI) awarded Debbie and Rudy Dory of Newport Avenue Market […]

FMI honored industry veteran Peter V. “Greg” Gregerson with Glen P. Woodard Award for Public Affairs

FMI honored industry veteran Peter V. “Greg” Gregerson with Glen P. Woodard Award for Public Affairs   Chicago, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today (Jun 12, 2017) recognizes Peter V. “Greg” Gregerson, president and CEO of Gregerson’s Food and Pharmacy Inc., for two decades of government relations advocacy for FMI […]

FMI announces winners of the 2017 Store Manager Awards

FMI announces winners of the 2017 Store Manager Awards   CHICAGO, IL, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today (Jun 12, 2017) celebrates the winners of the 2017 Store Manager Awards announced at Future Leaders eXperience. Their commitment to their communities, stores, and remarkable leadership in food retail stood out among […]

NCR Chairman and CEO Bill Nuti recognized with the inaugural ATM Industry Association Lifetime Global Innovation Award

Duluth, Ga. and LONDON, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 12, 2017) announced that Bill Nuti, the company’s Chairman and CEO, has received the inaugural ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) Lifetime Global Innovation Award. Introduced to mark the 50th anniversary of the ATM, this award […]

Co-op announces 2017 Fuel Up to Win contest winner

Co-op announces 2017 Fuel Up to Win contest winner   Saskatoon, SK, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — When Tonya Beeching was told over the phone she had won $100,000 in a Co-op contest, she originally thought it was a scam. “I was kind of freaking out,” said the resident of Elk Point, Alta. “I […]

FCL wins two Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards for CO-OP® GOLD Buttercrunch Toffee Chocolate and Co-op Gold Sorbetto

FCL wins two Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards for CO-OP® GOLD Buttercrunch Toffee Chocolate and Co-op Gold Sorbetto Saskatoon, SK, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — The organization recently picked up two more Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards for CO-OP® GOLD Buttercrunch Toffee Chocolate (private-label confectionary and shelf stable desserts) and Co-op Gold […]

Dove Right On Girls scholarship winners announced

Middletown, NJ, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — ShopRite and Dove recognized four exceptional young women, including a teen from Middletown, NJ, as Dove Right On Girls scholarship winners during a ceremony June 6 at the ShopRite of Middletown in Middletown, NJ. The contest sponsored by Unilever in partnership with ShopRite grants college scholarships to young women […]

Sheetz announce Sebastian Joynes as the 2017 Sheetz Family Award of Excellence winner

ALTOONA, Pa., 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (June 7, 2017) Sheetz, one of America’s fastest-growing family-owned and operated convenience retailers for more than 65 years, is proud to announce Sebastian Joynes as the 2017 Sheetz Family Award of Excellence winner. Awarded Saturday, June 3, during the closing ceremonies of the Special Olympics Pennsylvania Summer […]

Baltimore, MD, educator Laura Braly named national winner of 2017 Barnes & Noble My Favorite Teacher Contest and “Teacher of the Year”

Baltimore, MD, Educator Receives Praise from Student, Awarded $10,000 to Share with Dulaney High School NEW YORK, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today (June 6, 2017) named Laura Braly from Dulaney High School in […]

CBRE Group ranked #214 from #259 the previous year on Fortune 500

Los Angeles, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) has been ranked at #214 on Fortune’s 2017 list of the largest U.S.-based public companies. The company has been included in the prestigious Fortune 500 since 2008 and was ranked at #259 last year. “Our steady rise in the Fortune ranking reflects the […]

BtoB Advertising Association Japan awards honors Fast Retailing’s 2016 annual report with Gold award

Yamaguchi, Japan, 2017-Jun-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Fast Retailing’s 2016 annual report won the coveted 2017 Gold award in the BtoB Advertising Association Japan’s Enterprise Activity Report section, which encompasses annual reports, CSR reports and integrated reports. The Fast Retailing annual report was highly praised for the extensive depth and breadth of information it offered […]

Calvin Klein Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons honoured at the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards

Calvin Klein Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons honoured at the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards   NEW YORK, 2017-Jun-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Calvin Klein, Inc. today (Jun. 6, 2017) announced that Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons was presented with both the Womenswear Designer of the Year and the Menswear Designer of the Year awards at […]

EROSKI Viajes y IRONTEC reciben el premio Open Awards a la mejor transformación digital en gran empresa

EROSKI Viajes y IRONTEC reciben el premio Open Awards a la mejor transformación digital en gran empresa   EROSKI Viajes ha abordado la transformación de una estructura de trabajo analógica de más de 20 años en una totalmente digital de la mano de la ingeniería informática de software libre Irontec La división de empresas de […]

CBRE Vancouver office earns WELL Certification for New and Existing Interiors by IWBI™

New certification measures impact of office design and environment on employee wellness Los Angeles, 2017-Jun-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBG) announced today ( June 5, 2017) that its Vancouver office has achieved WELL Certification at the gold level for New and Existing Interiors by the International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™). […]

A.F. Blakemore’s Peter Blakemore presented the Adriaan van Well Medal for his outstanding contribution to SPAR International

Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2017-Jun-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Peter Blakemore, Managing Director of A.F. Blakemore and Son Ltd, has been presented the Adriaan van Well Medal for his outstanding contribution to SPAR International, the world’s largest food retail voluntary chain. A.F. Blakemore and Son was founded in 1917 when Arthur and Harriet Blakemore opened a […]

Alex van Groningen BV awards Ahold Delhaize’s Jeff Carr 2017 CFO of the Year in the Netherlands

Alex van Groningen BV awards Ahold Delhaize’s Jeff Carr 2017 CFO of the Year in the Netherlands   Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2017-Jun-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ahold Delhaize Chief Financial Officer Jeff Carr has been named the CFO of the Year in the Netherlands for 2017 by Alex van Groningen BV, a financial consulting […]

Amazon launches its 4th Annual Literary Award for Spanish-language books

The contest will award the best original Spanish-language work written by an independent author and published through Kindle Direct Publishing Select The winning book will have the opportunity to be published globally in Spanish by Amazon Publishing and Audible in digital, print and audio formats, and translated into English and published globally in all formats […]

British Land announces winner of its 14th annual Awards for Excellence

British Land announces winner of its 14th annual Awards for Excellence   London, 2017-May-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — We are proud to announce the winners of the 2017 British Land Awards for Excellence, recognising individuals and teams in our supply chain who go above and beyond to deliver our sustainability strategy and create Places […]

NCR Corporation moves up from 64th in 2016 to 19th in the 2017 edition of The Barron’s 500

Duluth, Ga., 2017-May-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (May 26, 2017) announced it has been ranked 19th in the 2017 edition of The Barron’s 500, up from 64th in 2016. “We are grateful for the recognition from Barron’s,” said Bill Nuti, Chairman and CEO, NCR. […]

EROSKI logra diez premios internacionales “Salute to Excellence Awards”

EROSKI logra diez premios internacionales “Salute to Excellence Awards”   Diez de sus productos han sido galardonados en la edición 2017 en la que optaban a premio casi 700 productos de 83 minoristas de 27 países Los “Salute to Excellence Awards” reconocen la excelencia de los productos de marca de distribuidor introducidos el pasado año […]

GQ’s 2017 Best New Menswear Designers goes international: The Coolest Designers on the Planet to collaborate with Gap on limited-edition collection

GQ PARTNERS WITH GAP FOR THE SIXTH YEAR TO CREATE LIMITED-EDITION COLLECTIONS New York, N.Y., 2017-May-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — GQ announced today (05/25/2017) the return of the Best New Menswear Designers program for the eleventh year—for the first time ever with an international twist—celebrating the Coolest Designers on the Planet. The project, established […]