NCR Corporation among nominees for the German Design Award 2017

DULUTH, Ga., 2016-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, is among the nominees for the prestigious German Design Award 2017. The German Design Council has deemed NCR’s SelfServ 91 in the cantilever deployment as worthy for one of their prestigious design award for its combination of […]

Carphone Warehouse unveils new Universal VR Headset from Goji

London,, 2016-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wednesday 13th July 2016: Carphone Warehouse unveils new Goji Universal Virtual Reality (VR) Headset as the latest addition to its accessories range. The Universal VR Headset from Goji takes customers into the cinematic world of virtual reality, where imagination becomes reality, for just £39.99. Users will be able to […]

SPAR Austria opens new state-of-the-art logistics centre in Ebergassing, Austria

The existing SPAR warehouse located in the town of St. Polten had become too small to efficiently supply the growing number of SPAR stores in Vienna. Recognizing that this would only become more difficult over time, SPAR Austria invested in a new state-of-the-art logistics centre in the area of Ebergassing (Lower Austria) in co-operation with the Austrian logistics […]

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. to release its second quarter 2016 results on Tuesday, July 26, 2016

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif, 2016-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) today announced that it will release its second quarter 2016 results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 26, 2016.  The Company will host an investor conference call at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific) that same day.  The conference call will be broadcast live over […]

Forever 21 partners with Vision Street Wear on an exclusive 17-piece capsule apparel collection

LOS ANGELES, CA, 2016-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Forever 21, one of the world’s largest and most recognized independent fashion retailers, has partnered with Vision Street Wear, the original skate and street wear brand, on an exclusive 17-piece capsule collection of apparel for women and men. “Vision is one of the originators of street wear,” […]

BESTSELLER brands VERO MODA and JACK & JONES team up with Danish athletes to design the official wardrobe for the Danish team going to Rio

BRANDE, Denmark, 2016-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ —‘We are red, we are white, we are Danish dynamite…’ This was the anthem of the renowned Danish 80’s football team. In 2016, Denmark has no football team at the Euros, so the Danes are eager to be #allforrio and support the Danish athletes going to the Olympic Games […]

Arts and crafts specialty retailer, Michaels unveiled a new, free loyalty program

IRVING, Texas, 2016-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — North America’s largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, Michaels, today unveiled a new, free loyalty program designed to deliver exciting and customized benefits for Michaels’ customers.  As part of the new, experience-focused program, Michaels Rewards, customers will receive member-only offers tailored to their interests, receipt-free returns, access to […]

John Lewis plans to grow its own brand Home business to £1bn of annual revenue by 2020

London, 2016-Jul-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — John Lewis has announced its ambition to grow its own brand Home business to £1bn of annual revenue by 2020. In addition to this, the retailer plans to continue to expand its exclusive relationships with external brands. The department store, famous for its home collections, plans to build on its […]

Iso Omena to house Espoo’s first and only Zara store scheduled to open its doors in spring 2017

HELSINKI, FINLAND, 2016-Jul-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — The first phase of the Iso Omena extension will be inaugurated on 11 August and the second phase in spring 2017. The new extension will see Iso Omena significantly expand its fashion, accessories and interior design offering. Fashion will double from the current levels. A key fashion offering […]

Google Expedition Kits powered by Best Buy Education help teachers lead students on more than 200 different educational trips

MINNEAPOLIS, 2016-Jun-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — For most students, a field trip to the Galápagos Islands, Antarctica or Machu Picchu isn’t likely to happen. With virtual reality, though, the classroom can be the starting point for exploration of the world’s wonders In addition to immersive gaming experiences, VR technology enables people to watch surgeries and scale […]

Ireland’s largest department store Arnotts to introduce John Lewis own brand Home products to its store this Autumn

LONDON,, 2016-Jun-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Arnotts, Ireland’s largest department store, has concluded an exclusive agreement to introduce John Lewis own brand Home products to its store this Autumn. This will be the first time that John Lewis own brand Home products will be available in Ireland, launching in store on Thursday 6 October 2016. […]

World-class barista Mason Salisbury to train Costa baristas

LONDON, 2016-Jun-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Costa, the nation’s favorite coffee shop, has flown world-class barista and Instagram star, Mason Salisbury 5,000 miles across the world to train their baristas to make Rainbow Flat Whites in selected stores in time for this summer’s Pride celebrations. Five Costa baristas from across the UK, especially selected for […]

Lowe’s advances retail innovation with the introduction of Lowe’s Innovation Labs and its first project the augmented reality concept Lowe’s Holoroom

Augmented reality project planning experience is first concept from newly-formed Lowe’s Innovation Labs MOORESVILLE, N.C., 2014-6-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today, Lowe’s underscored its commitment to advancing retail innovation as it introduced Lowe’s Innovation Labs and the first concept to come out of the lab, the Lowe’s Holoroom. Lowe’s created Lowe’s Innovation Labs to build new technology to solve […]

Label Yourself Unveil Money-Saving Offer

Label Yourself, one of Europe’s leading producers of personalised clothing labels, wristbands and woven name labels, have announced the launch of a brand new money-saving offer giving customers 25% off when they purchase a Label Yourself name tag pack online. The offer pertains to customers purchasing a name tag pack via the supplier’s own website, where […]

Let Customers Know You’re Backing Britain, UKPOS Tells Firms

Businesses in the UK which offer locally-produced goods for sale should shout about the fact, according a leading point of sale product manufacturer. Now that a double-dip recession has become a reality, consumers want to support British businesses more than ever, says Stockport-based UK Point of Sale. The firm, which has more than 25 years’ […]

Point Of Sale To Show Off Your Products This Spring

With spring nearly here, we Brits are starting to think about how to make our gardens look beautiful for summer, so UK Point of Sale is helping retailers endorse their latest seasonal products and offers through its wide range of showcard stands. UK POS is always aiming to provide retailers with innovative and flexible solutions […]

Point of Sale for retailers to fall in love with this Valentine’s Day

As seasonal trends become increasingly important, UK Point of Sale (UK POS) is suggesting that retailers fall in love with its stylish acrylic free-standing poster holder range, which is the perfect Valentine’s Day accessory. In the run up to February 14th it is important for retailers to maximise any opportunity to increase visibility of in-store promotions, […]

UK POS makes branding a breeze for Bolton Wanderers

The right signage can make or break an event and high specification visual merchandise adds that professional element. UK Point of Sale (UK POS) has made branding a breeze for Bolton Wanderers Football Club, by supplying portable flags for use in its Reebok Stadium. UK POS’ air and breeze flags have been designed with versatility in […]

Collation Service Offered to ‘The Big Four’ by UK POS

Retailers are consistently planning ahead, and with seasonal promotions and sales it is often important for ‘The Big Four’ to ensure that point of sale kit is uniform across outlets, and as a result of this demand, UK Point of Sale is now offering a collation service to its customers. Through this valuable service, businesses […]

Discount Stores Growth Increases Spend On Point Of Sale

As much of the high street struggles in these difficult economic times, one retail sector is growing: discount stores. From budget supermarkets to ‘pound’ stores, the market share of these shops is growing* and as a result they are spending more on drawing customers into the store and boosting sales. With many of these cut-price […]

Boost Sales With Flexible Solutions

With the autumn/winter season upon us and the promise of winter sales and indeed the sedentary housing market motivating consumers to make a house a home, UK Point of Sale is helping retailers to get the most out of their furniture displays with its flexible wallets. Retailers can control the ambiance of their store with […]

Discount Retailers Investing In Point Of Sale

Discount retailers investing in point of sale October 26, 2011. The UK’s discount retailers are looking to make the most of the current economic climate by appealing to cash-strapped consumers through the use of point of sale products. According to industry leader UK Point of Sale, orders from businesses which specialise in offering discount products […]

UK POS Extends Its Expertise To The Hospitality Industry With Its New Brochure Launch!

With the hospitality industry one of many hit by the economic downtown, UK Point Of Sale (UK POS) is introducing a new range of point of sale to help encourage consumers to see the value in dining out despite the climate, in its new brochure, which is available from September. Including stylish wooden chalk boards […]

Music Festivals – Good News for Independent Retailers

In these testing times of ‘austerity packages’ and reports that disposable income is rapidly dwindling, independent retailers need to grasp every available opportunity to maintain a healthy trade. One area of spending that seems to be on the increase, offering an enthusiastic and relatively captive audience, is the ever expanding line up of music and […]

UK POS Encourages Retailers to Purchase Promotional Materials to Take Advantage of the Easter Shopping Period

UK Point of Sale Limited have urged UK Retailers to take advantage of their low prices on essential advertising and point of sale accessories during the build up to Easter, with offers on pavement signs and other eye-catching products. The Point of Sale products specialist has been a leading provider of many essential products to help […]

UK POS to Share the Love this Valentine’s Day

UK POS, the market leader in the point of sale industry, has announced it will be keeping prices low in time for Valentine’s Day, despite this month’s VAT increase and soaring acrylic costs. On January 4, the government increased VAT by 2.5 per cent to 20 per cent, while acrylic costs have also risen for […]

Remember December The 22nd – The Cut Off Date For All Your January Sales Point Of Sale Orders At UK POS

UK Point of Sale, the UK’s leading supplier of many point of sale accessories and retail supplies has urged businesses to get their orders in before the Christmas cut off date to make sure they are fully prepared for the January sales! Whilst many shoppers are rushing round trying to get the last of their […]

UK POS Offers Its Customers An ‘All In One’ Facility

UK POS customers all over the UK, from this November onwards, can take advantage of its newly launched added value printing service which aims to give customers an all in one facility under one roof to make their lives easier and their purchases more cost-effective. Recognising that time is of the essence for most of […]

UK POS Prepares Retailers For An Explosive Halloween

Last year’s retail figures suggest that Halloween is fast becoming the UK’s most favourable Autumn event, overtaking Guy Fawkes Night, with more and more Britons adopting the American way and hosting parties to celebrate. Here, UK POS lends its advice on how Halloween preparations can set retailers in good stead for the much-anticipated Halloween rush. […]

UK POS Helps Retailers Shine In The Classroom

As figures have been released showing that parents pay out up to £201, 809 a year raising each child, and up to£37 a month on school uniforms*, UK POS is launching a campaign to help retailers strengthen their focus on their target audience through visual display holders and point of sale solutions as back to school […]