Office Depot offers educators 25 percent off during Teacher Appreciation Days

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2017-Jul-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, is celebrating educators by helping them “Take Care of Back to School” during Teacher Appreciation Days with 25 percent off a qualifying purchase1available in stores now […]

Gebrüder Limmert AG secures the future of its online shop with Intershop 7.8 platform

Electrical engineering wholesaler impressed by Intershop platform’s flexibility and omni-channel handling Family-owned company opts for revenue-based solution for its growth strategy Rollout planned for Austria, Germany and Switzerland Jena, Salzburg, 2017-Jul-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — The long-standing family-owned enterprise Gebrüder Limmert AG is securing the future of its online shop with the powerful Intershop 7.8 platform. […]

CBRE’s Scoring Tech Talent Report: companies ready to locate in markets with largest concentrations of high-quality talent

San Francisco Bay Area and Seattle standout for quality, while best-value markets include Toronto, Vancouver, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh and Detroit Los Angeles, 2017-Jul-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Strong demand for skills such as software development, hardware engineering and information security, coupled with a tight labor supply, is driving companies to locate in markets with the […]

Diebold Nixdorf to pay dividend of 10 cents per share on all common shares

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — The board of directors of Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today (July 13, 2017) declared a third quarter cash dividend of 10 cents per share on all common shares.  The dividend is payable on Friday, Sept. 15 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Friday, Aug. 25. About Diebold Nixdorf […]

Bon-Ton Stores launches new online fashion solution to make buying trend right outfits quick and easy

Bon-Ton Stores launches new online fashion solution to make buying trend right outfits quick and easy   MILWAUKEE, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT), has launched “Style2Go”, a new online fashion solution created to make buying trend right outfits quick and easy.  Each week, Bon Ton stylists create five looks to fit […]

CBRE: availability rate for warehouses and distribution centers in the U.S. declined slightly in second quarter

Decline in Available Space Comes Amid Strong Demand, Temporary Slowdown of Construction Deliveries Los Angeles, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — The average availability rate for warehouses and distribution centers in the U.S. declined slightly in the second quarter, aided by the healthy economy and fewer than expected construction completions, according to a new report […]

Sequential Brands expands exclusive Martha Stewart line of office products at Staples

Sequential Brands expands exclusive Martha Stewart line of office products at Staples   Lifestyle expert provides new essentials for school, home, office and travel NEW YORK, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sequential Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:SQBG) and Staples (Nasdaq:SPLS) announce the expansion of the Martha Stewart line of office products available exclusively at Staples. The […]

Office Depot announces new loyalty program

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading provider of office products, services, and solutions, today (July 10, 2017) announced a new loyalty program to save customers money with expanded benefits, “Office Depot OfficeMax Rewards Everything”. The program has been updated to ensure every member is rewarded, and by […]

CBRE-managed properties win International TOBY Awards at the 2017 BOMA International Conference & Expo

Los Angeles, 2017-Jul-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE announced that two buildings managed by the company—HESS Tower in Houston, Texas, and 6525 The Corners in Peachtree Corners, Georgia—were recipients of the International TOBY (The Outstanding Building of the Year®) Award at the 2017 Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International Conference & Expo in […]

The Home Depot® to acquire equipment rental and maintenance services provider Compact Power Equipment, Inc.

ATLANTA, 2017-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Home Depot® today (July 6, 2017) announced a definitive agreement to purchase Compact Power Equipment, Inc., a leading national provider of equipment rental and maintenance services for $265 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close by the end of the company’s fiscal second quarter. As a long-term […]

Staples unveils new public service announcement starring music icon Lady Gaga to promote kindness in school

Staples Announces $2 Million in Donations to DonorsChoose.org and Born This Way Foundation FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2017-Jul-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is building on its long-standing commitment of supporting education with the reveal today (Jun. 28, 2017) of a new public service announcement (PSA) starring music icon Lady Gaga. Making its debuts on StaplesforStudents.org, the PSA features the call […]

Sycamore Partners to acquire Staples, Inc. for an equity value of approximately $6.9 billion

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. & NEW YORK, 2017-Jul-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS or the “Company”) and Sycamore Partners, a leading private equity firm, today (June 29, 2017) announced that they have entered into a merger agreement in which investment funds managed by Sycamore Partners will acquire the Company in a transaction that […]

Visa invests in one of Europe’s fastest growing online payments companies Klarna

Future collaboration will enhance payment experiences for consumers in Europe NEW YORK and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, 2017-Jun-30 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Today (06/27/2017), Visa (NYSE:V) and Klarna announced they have reached an agreement for Visa to invest in Klarna, and intend to develop a future strategic partnership. Klarna is one of Europe’s fastest growing online payments companies, serving 60 million consumers […]

GST can be a Game Changer for Indian Economy

Chennai, India, 2017-Jun-29 — /EPR Retail News/ —  When the clock strikes midnight on June 30th, it not only will herald the customary arrival of a new month, but also a historic moment in the post-Independence era as the country will be joining other major powers in the World in adopting Goods and Service Tax […]

NCR OPTIC 5 solution to be implemented in all MFA Oil Break Time convenience stores

DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Jun-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 27, 2017) announced that MFA Oil Company will be implementing NCR OPTIC 5, the leading outdoor multimedia device and payment solution for outdoor fuel retailing, at all of its Break Time convenience stores. This will […]

NCR celebrates the evolution of the ATM industry

Duluth, Ga., 2017-Jun-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (June 27, 2017 ), the ATM is regarded as a convenience that, before its England debut in 1967, would have been considered inconceivable to the common consumer. Five decades later, the ATM of the connected economy has mobile-like interactions, embedded video capabilities, and the power to […]

RetailNext becomes the in-store analytics solution provider for Allbirds

Innovative Footwear Brand to Showcase Shoes Made from Premium Natural Materials at New San Francisco Location SAN JOSE, Calif., 2017-Jun-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today ( June 27, 2017), RetailNext Inc., the worldwide expert and market leader in IoT smart store retail analytics for optimizing shopper experiences, announced it has entered into a multi-year […]

Staples unveils top trends for 2017 back-to-school shopping season

Staples unveils top trends for 2017 back-to-school shopping season   Staples debuts 2017 top trends and exclusive products now available in-store and on Staples.com FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2017-Jun-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) today (-Jun. 26, 2017) unveiled top trends in gear, tools, tech, and accessories for the upcoming back-to-school shopping season. Available […]

Office Depot unveils national advertising campaign for “Taking Care of Business” brand platform

BOCA RATON, Fla, 2017-Jun-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading provider of office products, services, and solutions, today (June 26, 2017) announced the launch of its iconic “Taking Care of Business” brand platform, which has been modernized for today’s busy working professionals and consumers alike. The company’s interactions with customers will […]

Trax and Nielsen partner to provide the FMCG industry with unprecedented shelf insights

Through this alliance, a new, joint-solution known as Shelf Intelligence Suite will be created. Los Angeles, CA/ New York, NY, 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Trax, the world leader in computer vision for retail, and Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announced today (June 22 2017) an alliance that will provide the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry with […]

Lady Gaga to help promote kindness in schools across America through partnership with Staples for Students program

Lady Gaga to help promote kindness in schools across America through partnership with Staples for Students program   Staples Announces $2 Million Donation to DonorsChoose.org and Born This Way Foundation FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lady Gaga is teaming up with Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) to support education and create a positive […]

Office Depot enters exclusive licensing agreement with Centriq Technology to develop unique business application

BOCA RATON, Fla. & SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading provider of office products, services, and solutions, announced it is entering into an exclusive licensing agreement with Centriq Technology, Inc., to develop a unique business application utilizing their award-winning asset management platform. “This exclusive agreement with Centriq […]

The Australian Retailers Association commends NSW Government for delivering infrastructure Budget

Melbourne, Australia, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) has commended the NSW Government for delivering a Budget that focuses on infrastructure, while running a surplus in 2016-17. ARA Executive Director, Russell Zimmerman said the NSW State Budget builds on economic strength for the state, assisting retail sales growth while supporting […]

ARA applauds the Parliament for implementing fairer tax system for Australian retailers

Melbourne, Australia, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) congratulate the Parliament for passing the low-value GST for offshore tangible goods under $1000 as this legislation will improve tax fairness for Australian retailers. Russell Zimmerman, Executive Director of the ARA said they have been working with the Federal and State Governments since […]

NCR named a “Leader” in the IDC MarketScape: 2017 North American Mobile Banking and Payments report

Duluth, Ga., 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today ( June 20, 2017) announced it has been named a “Leader” in the IDC MarketScape: 2017 North American Mobile Banking and Payments report. In its assessment of NCR’s Digital Banking portfolio, IDC MarketScape highlighted numerous strengths, including: […]

Credit Libanais to transform its contact centre infrastructure with NCR’s innovative technologies

Credit Libanais to transform its contact centre infrastructure with NCR’s innovative technologies   NCR solutions will help Credit Libanais offer customers an exceptional contact centre experience and scale to offer new omni-channel banking services BEIRUT, Lebanon, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 20, 2017) […]

Intershop helps The Imbema Groep launch its B2B technical wholesale site

180,000 items available via B2B technical wholesale site New B2B online strategy puts customer first Jena, Germany, 2017-Jun-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Imbema Groep has taken sales for its group of technical wholesale businesses online across five sectors with Intershop. The new B2B web shop features 180,000 items, 35,000 of which are available […]

Zalando launches Fulfillment Solutions to provide fashion brands access to its logistics infrastructure and know-how

BERLIN, Germany, 2017-Jun-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — The company announced during Playday that it successfully launched Zalando Fulfillment Solutions recently, giving fashion brands access to its logistics infrastructure and know-how. Through the new service, Zalando takes over the order fulfillment for partners from inbound to return, with simple and individual solutions catered to their […]

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 […]

Luxury Goods Market Global 2017 Industry Trends, Sales, Supply, Demand, Analysis & Forecasts to 2021

Pune, India, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Luxury goods has entered a new phase, where conspicuous consumption is giving way to more meaningful luxury experiences. As consumers reassess their priorities, asking themselves what they truly value, a host of major trends have emerged: from the preference given to luxury experiences over “things”, to sustainable […]