Smart & Final Stores management to participate at the Barclays Eat, Sleep, Play Conference in New York City

COMMERCE, Calif., 2017-Dec-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE: SFS), the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today (Dec. 4, 2017) announced that David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the Barclays Eat, Sleep, Play Conference to be held December 6 -7, 2017 in New York City. Management is scheduled to participate in a fireside chat on Wednesday, December 6th at 10:00 am ET.

The fireside chat will be webcast live and hosted on the Investors section of the Company’s website at and will be archived and available for 30 days following the event.

About Smart & Final
Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE: SFS), is a value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, headquartered in Commerce (near Los Angeles), California. The Company offers quality products in a variety of sizes, saving household, nonprofit and business customers time and money. As of October 8, 2017, the Company operated 316 grocery and foodservice stores under the “Smart & Final,” “Smart & Final Extra!” and “Cash & Carry Smart Foodservice” banners in California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Nevada, Idaho, Montana and Utah, with an additional 15 stores in Northwestern Mexico operated through a joint venture. In business for over 145 years, the Company remains committed to giving back to local communities through employee volunteer opportunities and Company donations to local nonprofits.

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Trigild Expands Management Profile

SAN DIEGO, United States, 2017-Aug-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Expanding its national portfolio, Trigild – a San Diego-based real estate services firm – has taken over the management of more than 240,000 square feet of retail and commercial property. Trigild will now oversee day-to-day management for Pacific Medical Plaza, a three-story, medical office property at 4910 Director’s Place in San Diego’s Sorrento Mesa neighborhood and Apple Tree Mall, a retail complex at 4 Orchard View Drive, Londonderry, N.H.

Situated on 4.2 acres, the 50,656 square foot Pacific Medical Plaza is fully leased with high profile tenants including University California San Diego (UCSD) Perinatology and Surgical Center of San Diego. The nearly 200,000-square-foot Apple Tree Mall is a longtime community hub and houses tenants including Shaws Grocery Store, Lindt Chocolate and GNC.

According to Trigild president Judy Hoffman, Trigild is exploring value add options for both properties.

“We are pleased to expand and diversify our national presence with these top quality assets,” said Hoffman. “Utilizing a unique operating platform in which we pair an asset manager and property manager on each project, we will work to drive value for both properties.”

With the addition of these latest projects, Trigild – which specializes in property/asset management and fiduciary services – now has a nationwide portfolio that includes retail, commercial, hospitality and multifamily assets.




Kimco Realty Corp. management to present at Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on September 13, 2016

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y., 2016-Sep-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) announced today (9/9/2016) that its management will participate in the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 in New York City. Kimco management will provide a general overview of the company followed by a question and answer session. The webcast information is as follows:

Event:   Kimco Realty Corp. Management Presentation at Barclays Global Financial Services Conference

When:   Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from 11:15 A.M. – 11:55 A.M. EDT

Where:   Live webcast can be accessed by clicking on the following link:    Kimco Barclays Global Financial Services Conference or by entering in your browser.

If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, audio from the conference will be available until March 12, 2017 at the link above.

Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) is a real estate investment trust (REIT) headquartered in New Hyde Park, N.Y., that is North America’s largest publicly traded owner and operator of open-air shopping centers. As of June 30, 2016, the company owned interests in 537 U.S. shopping centers comprising 86 million square feet of leasable space across 36 states and Puerto Rico. Publicly traded on the NYSE since 1991, and included in the S&P 500 Index, the company has specialized in shopping center acquisitions, development and management for more than 50 years. For further information, please visit, the company’s blog at, or follow Kimco on Twitter at


Kimco Realty Corp.
David F. Bujnicki
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Strategy

Source: Kimco Realty Corporation

METRO GROUP appoints Michael Wedell to take over management of newly created function Corporate Communications and Public Policy

Düsseldorf, 2016-Sep-01 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Effective 15 September, METRO GROUP is combining its functions Corporate Communications and Public Policy under one roof. The current Group Director Corporate Public Policy of METRO AG, Michael Wedell, is taking over the management of the newly created function Corporate Communications and Public Policy.

Wedell joined METRO GROUP in 2009 as the founding director of the group’s representative office in Berlin and has been responsible for the representation of group’s global interests and foreign affairs since 2014. As before, Wedell is reporting to Olaf Koch, Chairman of the Management Board of Metro AG. Rüdiger Stahlschmidt, currently Director External Communications of METRO AG, will be heading Corporate Communications within the new function Corporate Communications and Public Policy, taking on responsibility for internal and external communications. As such, he will report to Michael Wedell.

With the merger of functions, communications with the relevant target groups are to be linked more closely and allow intensified and more efficient cooperation. Bundling the political, external and internal communications is of particular importance for the strategic positioning of the group and will enhance a clear approach to all stakeholders.

Michael Wedell, who before joining Metro gathered experience with the economy, politics and media, is succeeding Peter Wübben who is leaving the company on his own initiative at the end of September.

Rüdiger Stahlschmidt started his career at METRO AG in 2008 as a spokesman and headed METRO AG’s press department effective 2010 before moving up to his current position as Director External Communications in 2013.

METRO GROUP is one of the most important international retailing companies. It generated sales of some €59 billion in financial year 2014/15. The company operates over 2,000 locations in 29 countries and employs more than 220,000 people. The performance of METRO GROUP is based on the strength of its sales brands, which act independently on the market: METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry, the international leader in the self-service wholesale trade; Media Markt and Saturn, the European market leader in consumer electronics retailing; and Real hypermarkets. More information on

Corporate Communications
Metro-Straße 1
40235 Düsseldorf

Phone +49 (0) 211 68 86-42 52
Fax +49 (0) 211 68 86-20 01

Source: Metro Group