CBRE’s new Global Prime Office Rents survey: Hong Kong is the world’s highest-priced office market

Los Angeles, 2017-Mar-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Hong Kong is the world’s highest-priced office market, according to CBRE Group, Inc.’s new Global Prime Office Rents survey. European markets showed the most consistent growth in prime office rent, mostly due to a lack of supply. Belfast (up 25 percent year-over-year) led the way among the […]

BLINGBY ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BRITISH POP DUO OMYO

BLINGBY TURNS BAND’S MUSIC VIDEOS INTO UNIQUE SHOPPING EXPERIENCES; OMYO THE FIRST BAND TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ‘BLINGBY LIVE’ NEW YORK, 2017-Mar-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Blingby has today announced a cutting-edge partnership with emerging British pop act OMYO, which sees its patented advertising technology turn the band’s music videos, concerts and more into […]

CBRE Group, Inc. recognized for its outstanding workplace practices and active community involvement

Los Angeles, 2017-Mar-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. announced that it has been named to Center for Companies That Care’s Honor Roll for the tenth consecutive year. Center for Companies that Care recognizes employers for outstanding workplace practices and active community involvement. The Honor Roll employers are selected based on their adherence […]

JCPenney partners with leading manufacturers and service providers to help customers with their home improvement plans

Test stores feature service displays for HVAC, bathroom remodeling, home water solutions and more PLANO, Texas, 2017-Mar-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — As homeowners continue to invest a larger percentage of their disposable income on home upgrades, JCPenney [NYSE: JCP] is capitalizing on the strong housing market by launching JCPenney Home Services™ this month. By partnering […]

Fashion needs customers – customers want to be impressed

MUNICH, Germany, 2017-Mar-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — To survive in the fiercely competitive fashion market, retailers must be able to impress their customers. Customer loyalty has evolved along with technological advancements, products and their prices can be compared at any time, and only businesses who stand out will be able to secure sales and […]

KiwiTech Announces Strategic Partnership with Blingby

Strategic partnership formed to revolutionize video content delivery and e-commerce Washington DC, 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — KiwiTech, LLC, a startup accelerator and technology services company, has announced a strategic partnership with Blingby, an innovative digital advertising and marketing platform. Blingby users watch, buy, book or rent the styles and places that inspire them. […]

Best Buy Canada announces the return of Geek Squad Academy to offer free hands-on technology classes to kids

Burnaby, BC, 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Best Buy Canada is proud to announce the return of Geek Squad Academy to Canada for the third year. Geek Squad Academy pairs non-profit organizations and schools with local Geek Squad Agents from Best Buy stores to offer hands-on technology classes, at no charge, to youth aged 10-16 […]

NCR showcases omni-channel solution at EuroShop 2017

NCR helps retailers address the most pressing needs in store transformation, unified commerce and digital enablement to implement their omni-channel strategies Duluth, Ga / Dusseldorf, Germany, 2017-Mar-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation, a global leader in omni-channel solutions, demonstrates at this year’s EuroShop how retailers can dramatically improve sales growth by using the […]

Intershop and MAC-IT Solutions Extend Their Competencies In E-Commerce and Microsoft Dynamics NAV

Connection of Microsoft Dynamics NAV solution for retail and e-commerce offers new solution on Microsoft Azure Cloud Jointly developed integrated solution offers optimal start for customers in digitization strategy Jena, Germany, 2017-Mar-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Intershop Communications AG and MAC IT-Solutions GmbH are extending their respective core competencies in the areas of e-commerce […]

NCR CFO Bob Fishman to present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference

DULUTH, Ga, 2017-Feb-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) announced today that Bob Fishman, Chief Financial Officer, NCR, will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on February 28, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. PST. A live webcast and replay of the presentation will be available in the Investor Relations section […]

Alaska-based Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union deploys NCR Interactive Teller machines

Interactive technology will enable Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union members to bank with teller live via ATMs DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Feb-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today ( February 22, 2017 ) announced that Palmer, Alaska-based Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union (MVFCU) has begun deploying NCR Interactive […]

NCR’s SelfServ™ 90 and FastLane SelfServ™ Checkout solutions recognized at the iF DESIGN AWARDS 2017

Duluth, Ga, 2017-Feb-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation, a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (February 21, 2017) announced that it has won two awards at the iF DESIGN AWARDS 2017. Both the NCR SelfServ™ 90 card-only checkout and the FastLane SelfServ™ Checkout were recognised for their excellent design in the Product category. The […]

Kantar Retail’s XTEL solution recognized as a comprehensive trade promotion solution by Gartner

Bologna, 2017-Feb-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail features positively in the latest ‘Market Guide for Trade Promotion Management and Optimization for the Consumer Goods Industry’ published on 2nd February by Gartner, the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company. The research from the report has found that consumer goods manufacturers (CG) continue to […]

Fortune magazine names CBRE Group a World’s Most Admired Company for the fifth consecutive year

Los Angeles, 2017-Feb-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today ( February 17, 2017) announced that Fortune magazine has named the company a World’s Most Admired Company in the real estate industry for the fifth consecutive year. Fortune rates companies on attributes related to corporate performance. In 2017, CBRE scored particularly well […]

NCR launches new family of ATM solutions — NCR SelfServ™ 80 Series

NCR launches new family of ATM solutions — NCR SelfServ™ 80 Series   Breakthrough ATM solution from NCR helps financial institutions transform retail banking and deliver omni-channel experiences DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Feb-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today (February 15, 2017) announced the NCR SelfServ™ 80 Series, a new family of ATM solutions […]

Mall Owners Look for Sales Data Capture at POS to Bridge Rental Loss

Chennai, India, 2017-Feb-16 — /EPR Retail News/ —  As commercial real estate growth remains sober in cities across India leading to high vacancy levels in Malls, space owners these days adopt new strategy to bring tenants to cover rental revenue loss. As per the new trend, retailers agree to pay less monthly rental but part […]

Sunglass Hut Selects One Door to Evolve In-Store Experience

Sunglass Hut Selects One Door to Evolve In-Store Experience Global Fashion Eyewear and Accessories Company Implements Merchandising Cloud to Meet the Personalized Needs of Each Customer BOSTON, 2017-Feb-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — One Door, the leading provider of cloud-based merchandising execution software for retailers, today announced that Sunglass Hut has implemented One Door’s Merchandising […]

B2B ECOMMERCE SOLUTION — Seamless 2-way ordering for brands & retailers

Meggen, Switzerland, 2017-Feb-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — MDM GROUP AG’s IPO will now take place in the second quarter of 2017 and not at the end of the year. The company aims to generate fresh capital by going public, which will allow it to invest additional funds in merchandise trading. Retail investors will also be […]

CBRE Group, Inc. announces 20% increase in revenue for full-year 2016

2016 Full Year Highlights Revenue of $13.1 billion, up 20% (23% local currency) Fee Revenue of $8.7 billion, up 13% (15% local currency) GAAP EPS of $1.69, up 4%; Adjusted EPS of $2.30, up 12% 2016 Fourth Quarter Highlights Revenue of $3.8 billion, up 3% (6% local currency) Fee Revenue of $2.7 billion, up 4% […]

NCR Corporation launches the NCR Silver family of point-of-sale (POS) products in the U.K.

London, UK, 2017-Feb-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, has launched the NCR Silver family of point-of-sale (POS) products in the U.K. With NCR Silver, U.K.-based merchants can turn their tablet into a complete POS system. This cloud-based payment, marketing and business management solution operates on iOS […]

NCR ENCOR — a complete store management solution for small and medium-sized retailers in North America

Purpose-built solution for the fast-moving consumer goods market to meet omni-channel demands available exclusively through the NCR Interact Partner Program  DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Feb-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in omni-channel technologies, introduces NCR ENCOR, a complete store management solution that delivers comprehensive point of sale, front office and back […]

Diebold Nixdorf’s global software development center in Mumbai, India awarded the ISO 9001:2008 Management System certificate

MUMBAI, India, 2017-Feb-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf, a world leader in enabling connected commerce for millions of consumers across the financial and retail industries, today (08 February 2017) announced that its global software development center in Mumbai, India, has recently been awarded the ISO 9001:2008 Management System certificate. This certification is based on […]

Turkey’s Ziraat Bank partners with Diebold Nixdorf to enable connected consumer experience on its ATMs

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, and PADERBORN, Germany, 2017-Feb-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ziraat Bank, the largest financial institution in Turkey, is partnering with Diebold Nixdorf to enable a connected consumer experience with advanced software and professional services on 7,000 of the bank’s automated teller machines (ATMs). Whether consumers prefer mobile banking, visiting the branch or […]

Smoothie King implements NCR technology solutions for its first store in the Middle East

International smoothie bar rolls out NCR Aloha in its move to the UAE Duluth, GA, 2017-Feb-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — The first Smoothie King store in the Middle East has opened with franchisee Al Ghurair Group, utilizing technology from global leader in omni-channel solutions, NCR Corporation. Located at the Burjuman Shopping Centre, which was built […]

Overstock.com blockchain subsidiary Medici Ventures participates in Series A funding for Factom, Inc.

SALT LAKE CITY, 2017-Feb-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Medici Ventures, the blockchain-focused subsidiary of retail technology leader Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK), announces its participation in the Series A funding for Factom, Inc., a blockchain-as-a-service technology company based in Austin, TX focusing on mortgage compliance solutions. “We like what Factom is doing with blockchain technology in […]

Dubai Airports extends NCR Wayfinding software accessibility to mobile devices to further improve passenger journey

Passengers can now easily navigate Dubai Airports using their mobile devices Duluth, GA, 2017-Feb-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dubai Airports has embraced omni-channel technology solutions from NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) to further improve the customer journey through Dubai International and Dubai World Central airports (DXB) by extending its NCR Wayfinding software, available today (February 6, […]

Bottomline Technologies integrates Authentic, NCR’s intelligent transaction processing platform into its Direct Faster Payment Service solution

NCR brings intelligent transaction processing to Europe’s largest 24/7 real-time payments system DULUTH, Ga., and GREAT NECK, NY, 2017-Feb-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (February 3, 2017) announced that Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:EPAY) has integrated Authentic, NCR’s intelligent transaction processing platform into its Direct Faster Payment […]

X5 Retail Group and Internet Initiatives Development Fund announce retail partnership programme

Moscow, 2017-Feb-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or the “Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), today ( 2 February 2017) announces a strategic retail partnership programme with the Internet Initiatives Development Fund (IIDF) to test early-stage innovative projects and implement the best solutions in its business processes. Under the partnership, […]

Office Depot, Inc. announces the appointment of Gerry P. Smith as new CEO

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2017-Jan-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today ( January 30, 2017) announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Gerry P. Smith as Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective February 27, 2017. Gerry Smith will succeed current CEO Roland Smith, […]

Staples, Inc. elects Robert E. Sulentic as Independent Chairman of the Board

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2017-Jan-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) announced today (Jan. 24, 2017) that the company’s Board of Directors has elected Robert E. Sulentic to serve as Independent Chairman of the Board effective January 29, 2017. Sulentic, President and Chief Executive Officer of CBRE Group, Inc., joined the Staples Board in […]