Kering extends its metal-free tanning technique from leather accessories to crocodilian skins

London, 2016-Sep-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the first time in the luxury sector, Kering has extended its metal-free tanning process from leather accessories to crocodilian skins used for watchstraps and produced by Kering’s tannery, France Croco. This innovative tanning technique removes all metals traditionally used in the tanning process to decrease the use of […]

Apple and Hermès launch new Apple Watch Hermès

San Francisco and Paris, 2016-Sep-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (SEPTEMBER 7, 2016), Apple and Hermès introduced new Apple Watch Hermès styles and an expanded assortment of bands that incorporate Hermès’ signature palette alongside a series of bold new colors. With a design process driven entirely by a shared ambition for ultimate beauty and utility, the collection […]

Lindex announces winner of best design idea and collection amongst Borås School of Textiles graduates

Lindex announces winner of best design idea and collection amongst Borås School of Textiles graduates   Gothenburg, Sweden, 2016-Aug-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — The winner for best design idea and collection has been chosen amongst the graduates from Borås School of Textiles. The graduation show and announcement of the winner was held at Fashion Week […]

Denise Paulonis named Executive VP – Chief Financial Officer at The Michaels Companies effective August 29, 2016

IRVING, Texas, 2016-Aug-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — As part of the company’s previously announced CFO succession plan, The Michaels Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MIK) today (Aug. 25, 2016) named Denise Paulonis Executive Vice President – Chief Financial Officer, effective August 29, 2016. Ms. Paulonis, currently Senior Vice President – Finance, succeedsChuck Sonsteby, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial […]

British Land launches “Eats from the Street 2016”

British Land launches “Eats from the Street 2016” London, 2016-Aug-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — British Land has launched ‘Eats from the Street 2016’ which sees the company’s restored red Route master bus, complete with a ‘green’ engine, visit 10 retail assets as part of its place making strategy to create Places People Prefer. This will […]

Fendi celebrates its 90th anniversary with an exhibition entitled “FENDI Roma – The Artisans of Dreams”

Fendi celebrates its 90th anniversary with an exhibition entitled “FENDI Roma – The Artisans of Dreams”   Paris, 2016-Aug-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — In conjunction with Fendi’s 90th anniversary, the Italian house is celebrating nine decades of passion, creativity and savoir-faire with an exhibition entitled “FENDI Roma – The Artisans of Dreams”. The Palazzo della […]

The Michaels Companies announced 2Q financial results ended July 30, 2016

IRVING, Texas, 2016-Aug-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Michaels Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MIK) today (Aug. 25, 2016) announced financial results for the second quarter ended July 30, 2016. “We are pleased that our team delivered second quarter results within our expectations, despite a retail environment which continues to be choppy. As anticipated, the quarter was uniquely […]

Vernieuwing Allerhande Box biedt klanten meer keuze

Vernieuwing Allerhande Box biedt klanten meer keuze   Zaandam, 2016-Aug-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Albert Heijn biedt klanten vanaf vandaag keuze uit twee nieuwe varianten van de Allerhande Box: de Familiebox voor vier personen met gerechten speciaal gericht op gezinnen en de Inspiratiebox, een maaltijdbox met verrassende gerechten en smaakcombinaties voor twee personen. Klanten kunnen […]

Nordstrom expands its in-store boutique SPACE to four additional stores in Los Angeles, Nashville and Toronto

SEATTLE, 2016-Aug-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Nordstrom is expanding its in-store boutique SPACE to four additional stores in Los Angeles, Nashville and Toronto, thereby doubling the number of locations since its launch one year ago. Introduced in fall 2015 by Olivia Kim, Vice President of Creative Projects at Nordstrom, SPACE features collections from emerging and […]

Tesco supports this year’s Notting Hill Carnival with in store displays, offers and Caribbean beach parties

Tesco supports this year’s Notting Hill Carnival with in store displays, offers and Caribbean beach parties   CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Aug-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Last Saturday (Aug. 20, 2016), customers at Notting Hill Gate and Portabello Road Metro stores were invited to soak up the spirit of Carnival with the help of the Ebony Steelband […]

IKEA celebrates 40th Birthday of POÄNG Chair with one new limited-edition frame and six new armchair covers

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, 2016-Aug-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA announced today ( Aug 23, 2016) that it will release one new limited-edition* POÄNG frame and six new armchair covers** – including one based on the original design — to honor the iconic product’s 40th birthday. Created and introduced forty years ago by Japanese designer Noboru Nakamura, […]

Stein Mart CEO Dawn Robertson and CFO Greg Kleffner to present at the 7th Annual Credit Suisse Small & Mid Cap Conference

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., 2016-Aug-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Stein Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMRT) announced today ( Aug. 23, 2016) that Dawn Robertson, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer and Greg Kleffner, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the 7th Annual Credit Suisse Small & Mid Cap Conference being held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in […]

Fred unveils new 8°0 Collection to celebrate eight decades of contemporary jewelry creations

Fred unveils new 8°0 Collection to celebrate eight decades of contemporary jewelry creations   PARIS, 2016-Aug-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Fred is celebrating eight decades of contemporary jewelry creations this year and has unveiled the new 8°0 Collection. Evoking the theme of luck, the collection expresses the unique Fred spirit with emblematic freedom and simplicity. […]

Rakuten Kobo announces its latest step towards the perfect reading device with the launch of Kobo Aura ONE

TORONTO, ON, 2016-Aug-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — For many, reading is not just a pastime, but an identity. Inspired by that insight, Rakuten Kobo today announces Kobo Aura ONE, which was designed with the help of its best customers and reflects Kobo’s latest step towards the perfect reading device. A team of nine of Kobo’s […]

Bloomingdale’s and Country Music Award winning duo Maddie & Tae to design AQUA x Maddie & Tae capsule collection

New York, NY, 2016-Aug-22 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Bloomingdale’s joined forces with Country Music Award winning duo Maddie & Tae to design a capsule collection with in-house brand AQUA for Fall 2016. The collection dubbed AQUA x Maddie & Tae embodies their youthful sense of adventure and unyielding girl power spirit. Exploding on the […]

Disney Pixar characters celebrated with 29-piece limited-edition capsule collection available at Forever 21

Los Angeles, California, 2016-Aug-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — Forever 21, one of the most recognized and largest fashion retailers in the world, announces today the launch of a limited-edition Disney Pixar capsule collection including women’s, men’s and kid’s clothing and accessories. The 29-piece collection celebrates classic characters from Disney Pixar animated films including Finding Dory, Monsters, Inc. […]

Forever 21 2016 Back To School Collection tributes the ‘70s and ‘90s with an updated eclectic twist

LOS ANGELES, CA, 2016-Aug-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — WHAT: Forever 21, one of the largest independent and most recognized fashion retailers in the world, launches its 2016 Back To School Collection. This season is all about celebrating your individualism through fashion that tributes the ‘70s and ‘90s with an updated eclectic twist. The women’s collection […]

Esprit launches its Fall/Winter 2016 campaign — #Imperfect

Esprit launches its Fall/Winter 2016 campaign — #Imperfect   Ratingen, Germany, 2016-Aug-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Esprit’s Fall/Winter 16 campaign presents a fresh interpretation of the #Imperfect narrative explored in previous seasons. Documenting the magnetic power of dance, the campaign is a natural celebration of diversity, individual expression and personal style. Shot in New York […]

Giant Tiger broaden its appeal to customers with launch of three new children’s private label brands later this month

Ottawa, Canada, 2016-Aug-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Giant Tiger is stepping up its game to woo a wider audience of price-conscious customers. In June, the Ottawa-based discount chain launched three new private label women’s fashion brands: Lily Morgan, MyStyle and ACX Active. The lines were promoted with Giant Tiger’s first-ever national advertising campaign, created by Yield Branding. Later […]

MIGROS MACHT WELLE 7 ZUM HOTSPOT FÜR ZEITGENÖSSISCHE KUNST

MIGROS MACHT WELLE 7 ZUM HOTSPOT FÜR ZEITGENÖSSISCHE KUNST   Schönbühl, Switzerland, 2016-Aug-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Das Kulturprozent der Migros Aare verstärkt sein Engagement in der Kunstförderung. Für das neue innerstädtische Center Welle 7 am Bahnhof Bern sind Kunstwerke von zehn zeitgenössischen Künstlerinnen und Künstler aus den Kantonen Bern, Aargau und Solothurn angekauft […]

Olga launches new line of intimate apparel, Olga Flirty

Olga launches new line of intimate apparel, Olga Flirty   NEW YORK, 2016-Aug-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH), owner of Olga, a leading intimate apparel brand for curvy and fuller-busted women, introduces Olga Flirty, a collection of bras and panties featuring sexy details like lace and plunging necklines. Bras are available in […]

The Danish Olympic team graced the opening ceremmony in Rio in style wearing JACK & JONES and VERO MODA outfits

The Danish Olympic team graced the opening ceremmony in Rio in style wearing JACK & JONES and VERO MODA outfits   Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2016-Aug-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Last night (05 august 2016), as the Danish Olympic team entered the Estadio do Maracanã in Rio, they did so in style wearing JACK & […]

I.N.C International Concepts launches fall 2016 campaign and Iris Apfel emoji keyboard exclusively at Macy’s

I.N.C International Concepts, exclusively at Macy’s, revealed its fall 2016 campaign, “Iris meets I.N.C” with imagery and a corresponding emoji keyboard inspired by fashion icon Iris Apfel. (Photo: Business Wire)   NEW YORK, 2016-Aug-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — I.N.C International Concepts, exclusively at Macy’s, today reveals its fall 2016 campaign, “Iris Meets I.N.C,” and launches […]

eBay and American designer, editor and stylist Rachel Zoe to create limited edition backpacks

eBay and American designer, editor and stylist Rachel Zoe to create limited edition backpacks   Rottendorf, Germany, 2016-Aug-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Jul 29, 2016), eBay announced a partnership with renowned American designer, editor and stylist Rachel Zoe to create limited edition backpacks. Through eBay’s “Summer of Choice” campaign, Americans have been able to […]

SASCO starts experimental operation of two new sites at the campus of King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2016-Aug-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Saudi Automotive Services Co. (SASCO) announces on August 2, 2016 the start of experimental operation (45 days) of the two new sites (SASCO Plus) in King Salman Road at the campus of King Khalid International Airport – Riyadh. The first site covers 20 thousand square meters area […]

NGA announces co-location of two educational programs exclusively designed for independent supermarket operators

ARLINGTON, VA, 2016-Aug-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — The National Grocers Association (NGA) today announced the co-location of two educational programs exclusively designed for independent supermarket operators. NGA’s Financial Management and Technology Conference will meet in conjunction with Trading Partner Business Sessions Program this October 4 – 7 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, IL. […]

Amazon Launchpad announces creation of Kickstarter Collection featuring more than 300 Kickstarter products available on Amazon.com

SEATTLE, 2016-Aug-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon Launchpad announced today the creation of a Kickstarter Collection (www.amazon.com/launchpad/kickstarter), featuring more than 300 Kickstarter products available for purchase on Amazon.com. Startups featured in the Kickstarter Collection include Piper, Zivix, Prynt, and MudWatt, among others. Customers shopping the Kickstarter Collection can browse a variety of categories, including Electronics, […]

British Land announces new design partnership with the Royal College of Art

London, 2016-Aug-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — British Land has today announced a new design partnership with the Royal College of Art, the world’s number one university for Art and Design. The three-year initiative will challenge students to find creative solutions to development opportunities across British Land’s portfolio. Innovative and inspired design is integral to British […]