Costco Wholesale Corporation declares quarterly cash dividend on common stock of $.50 per share

ISSAQUAH, Wash., 2017-Aug-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Costco Wholesale Corporation (“Costco” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:COST) today (July 31, 2017) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on Costco common stock of $.50 per share. The quarterly dividend is payable September 1, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 18, […]

Retailing Market to 2021: Consumption Volume, Value, Import, Export and Sale Price Analysis

Pune, India, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Retailing SWOT Analysis And Forecast 2021 South Africa continued to face numerous economic and socioeconomic challenges during 2016. Factors such as exchange rate volatility, the declining availability of credit and inflationary pressures negatively affected the finances of many households. Despite the aforementioned challenges, many consumers remain aspirational, with demand […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club to open its new location in Summerville, South Carolina on Saturday, June 10

BJ’s Wholesale Club to open its new location in Summerville, South Carolina on Saturday, June 10   BJ’s will host grand opening for the Summerville community on Saturday, June 1 SUMMERVILLE, S.C., 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club will celebrate the grand opening of its new location in Summerville, South Carolina on […]

P&G announces as the presenting sponsor for the BJ’s Charity Championship

P&G announces as the presenting sponsor for the BJ’s Charity Championship   P&G’s commitment will support the BJ’s Charitable Foundation and its mission to nourish communities and help families thrive WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-Jun-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (June 6, 2017 ) announced P&G as the presenting sponsor for the BJ’s Charity Championship, […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club appoints Scott Kessler as EVP, Chief Information Officer and Rafeh Masood as SVP Chief Digital Officer

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-May-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (May 30, 2017) announced two new leaders that will drive the company’s technology roadmap and omnichannel transformation. Scott Kessler has been named executive vice president, Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective immediately. In addition, Rafeh Masood has joined BJ’s as senior vice president, Chief Digital […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club Offers Businesses Unbeatable Value and Personalized Service with Launch of B2B Sales

BJ’s B2B division helps businesses increase their bottom line with special volume pricing and rewards on leading brands WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-May-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today announced the launch of its B2B Sales division, offering businesses the best value and personalized service for volume orders. Businesses can take advantage of BJ’s special volume […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club to open new Club in Hanover Township, New Jersey in 2018

Newest location to offer families up to 25% savings on groceries WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-May-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (May 16, 2017) announced that the company is opening a new Club in Hanover Township, New Jersey in 2018, which could save local shoppers nearly $40 million. The Hanover Township Club will be […]

BJ’s Charitable Foundation commits to nourishing communities and helping families thrive with $1 million donation to Feeding America

BJ’s Charitable Foundation commits to nourishing communities and helping families thrive with $1 million donation to Feeding America   WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-May-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (May 9, 2017) announced a $1 million donation from its foundation to Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization. BJ’s donation will support local […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club’s Grant to Cardinal Cushings Centers marks $5M Donation Milestone

BJ’s Wholesale Club’s Grant to Cardinal Cushings Centers marks $5M Donation Milestone   WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-Apr-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (April 13, 2017) announced a two-year, $500,000 grant to Cardinal Cushing Centers, an intergenerational community for people of all ages and abilities based in Hanover, Mass. The grant marks $5 million […]

Sheetz launches its new loyalty card program

ALTOONA, Pa., 2017-Apr-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sheetz, one of America’s fastest growing family-owned and operated convenience store chains, marked the start of its new loyalty card program this week giving customers the opportunity to become official Sheetz Freakz. MySheetz Card® holders will now receive points on nearly every in-store purchase* and can choose […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club ranked number one for overall customer experience in retail according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club earned the number one spot for overall customer experience in retail according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings. BJ’s score of 81 percent puts them at the top of the retail industry, tying with Ace Hardware and QVC. Overall, BJ’s placed eighth out of […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club donates $10,000 to youth sports league in Berkeley County

Community partnership will support upgraded facilities at Tom Conley Park ahead of new Club opening in Summerville CHARLESTON, S.C., 2017-Mar-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (March 23, 2017) announced that it has donated $10,000 to Ladson Youth Organization, a youth sports league in Berkeley County. The donation from the BJ’s Charitable Foundation […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club welcomes Dawn Albright as general manager of its new Club in Summerville, SC

CHARLESTON, S.C., 2017-Mar-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (March 15, 2017) announced that Dawn Albright has been appointed general manager of its new Club in Summerville, SC. “We are thrilled to have Dawn help us lead our new Club in Summerville,” said Gina Iacovone, senior vice president of field operations at BJ’s Wholesale […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club donates $10,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida

BJ’s Wholesale Club donates $10,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida   ORLANDO, Fla., 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today announced a $10,000 donation and partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, a Feeding America® Member food bank. The donation from the BJ’s Charitable Foundation will help improve […]

Inaugural BJ’s Charity Championship A Marquee Stop on The Legends Tour

Inaugural BJ’s Charity Championship A Marquee Stop on The Legends Tour   WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-Mar-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (March 1, 2017) announced the BJ’s Charity Championship, a marquee stop on The Legends Tour. BJ’s is expanding its annual charity golf Pro-Am Tournament, which has raised more than $20 million over […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club expands products offering to the Wellsley Farms and Berkley Jensen brands

#OnlyYourWalletCanTell the Difference Between BJ’s Exclusive Brands and National Leading Brands WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2017-Feb-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club  is helping families save even more in 2017 by adding more products to the Wellsley Farms and Berkley Jensen brands. The expansion will include a wide assortment of fresh foods, organic options and premium […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club through partnership with DonorsChoose.org donates $100,000 to fund classroom projects in Summerville and Charleston

BJ’s Wholesale Club through partnership with DonorsChoose.or donates $100,000 to fund classroom projects in Summerville and Charleston   CHARLESTON, S.C., 2017-Jan-30 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today ( Jan. 26, 2017) announced that it funded all classroom projects listed by teachers in Charleston, Summerville and neighboring communities through crowd-funding website DonorsChoose.org. The […]

Nordstrom Rewards program to add Trunk Club

CHICAGO, 2017-Jan-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Beginning today (Jan. 20, 2017), Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) cardholders will earn points toward Nordstrom Notes when they use their credit and debit cards at Trunk Club. Additionally, Trunk Club will waive its $25 home try-on fee when trunks are purchased with a Nordstrom card. “Trunk Club is pleased to share that […]

Walmart and Sam’s Club partner to offer free health screenings across the country on Jan. 14

More than 5,200 locations to offer free health screenings Jan. 14 BENTONVILLE, Ark., 2017-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Losing weight is the number one New Year’s resolution for a majority of Americans, according to the Statistic Brain Research Institute, and by mid-January nearly 30 percent of those resolutions will be abandoned. To help customers and members […]

Amazon.com and Chase offer 5% Back on all Amazon.com purchases with new Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card

Amazon.com and Chase offer 5% Back on all Amazon.com purchases with new Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card   New card offers Prime members no caps on rewards earned, no foreign transaction fees, and Visa Signature benefits SEATTLE, 2017-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon.com, Inc. and Chase today (Jan. 11, 2017) introduced the new Amazon […]

Dunkin’ Donuts appreciates its loyal guests during its first-ever Perks Week

Dunkin’ Donuts appreciates its loyal guests during its first-ever Perks Week   Perks Week will include special daily deals for all DD Perks® Rewards program members, along with a sweepstakes with chances to win trips, travel vouchers and free coffee Dunkin’ Donuts will add $5 to the account balance of the first 55K people who enroll as new members in […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club unveils its top Black Friday deals and doorbusters

BJ’s Wholesale Club unveils its top Black Friday deals and doorbusters   Members can save up to $20,000 on hundreds of offers through Black Friday Savings Event, doorbuster deals and the Double Perks promotion WESTBOROUGH, Mass., 2016-Nov-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club today (Nov. 2, 2016) announced its top Black Friday deals and […]

BJ’s Wholesale Clubs donates to St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore to help families in need this Thanksgiving

BJ’s Wholesale Clubs donates to St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore to help families in need this Thanksgiving   BALTIMORE, 2016-Nov-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — This November, 400 families will receive a turkey and all the trimmings for their Thanksgiving meal, thanks to the generous donation provided by St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore’s […]

NUS extra cardholders get extra discount by signing up to Co-op membership

MANCHESTER, England, 2016-Oct-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Thousands of NUS extra cardholders are bagging an extra boost to their budget by signing up to Co-op membership, a move that could provide combined savings for students of approaching £7.5M while earning £300,000 for good causes. In addition to the 10 per cent discount available in-store for NUS […]

New World Clubcard: New Zealand’s most active and engaging loyalty programme on the market

Auckland, New Zealand, 2016-Oct-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Since unveiling New World Clubcard in the North Island on Monday the 3rd of October, over 250,000 customers have activated their cards. Membership numbers are exploding and Clubcard qualifies to be New Zealand’s most active and engaging loyalty programme on the market. The anticipated popularity of Clubcard […]

Beauty Enthusiast: Walgreens launches a new beauty club within its Balance® Rewards loyalty program

DEERFIELD, Ill., 2016-Oct-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walgreens today (October 04, 2016) announced the launch of Beauty Enthusiast, a new beauty club within its Balance® Rewards loyalty program, which provides cardholders who register for Beauty Enthusiast with additional rewards on beauty and personal care items, as well as other benefits. Sign up is free, […]

Lowe’s announces $2.5 million initiative through Renovation Across the Nation to renovate 50 Boys & Girls Clubs

Lowe’s announces $2.5 million initiative through Renovation Across the Nation to renovate 50 Boys & Girls Clubs   NEW YORK, 2016-Aug-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — For millions of American kids and teens, back-to-school means more than class time, it also means ‘Club time’ as they spend after school hours at local Boys & Girls Clubs […]

Craftsman® brand hosts Craftsman Club 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2016-Aug-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Craftsman Club, the brand’s free membership community that gives tool enthusiasts access to exclusive deals, projects, expert tips, shop talk and amazing live events, will turn 25 in October 2016. To celebrate, America’s most trusted tool brand is partnering with NBC Sports® to reward its members with […]

Craftsman Club will turn 25 in October 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2016-Aug-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Craftsman Club, the brand’s free membership community that gives tool enthusiasts access to exclusive deals, projects, expert tips, shop talk and amazing live events, will turn 25 in October 2016. To celebrate, America’s most trusted tool brand is partnering with NBC Sports® to reward its members with […]

Costco offered the best online prices according to comprehensive SKU count and pricing study conducted by Kantar Retail

Boston, 2016-Aug-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — For clubs like Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s Wholesale, ecommerce presents both a threat and an opportunity. Though their membership model helps insulate clubs from some online erosion, club shoppers are also more likely than average to cross-shop online. At what point does online cross-shopping eat into club trips? […]