Tesco: perfect spring growing conditions brought forward the start of UK’s chilli pepper season

Tesco: perfect spring growing conditions brought forward the start of UK’s chilli pepper season   CHESHUNT, England, 2017-Jun-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — As the popularity of chillies in the UK continues to soar, perfect spring growing conditions have brought forward the start of the UK’s chilli pepper season by five weeks. Last year Brits […]

NRF/Hackett Associates report: Retail imports should continue to increase throughout spring and summer as economy improves

WASHINGTON, 2017-Apr-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports should continue to see strong increases throughout the spring and summer as the nation’s economy improves, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates. “Consumers are spending more, and these import […]

Sainsbury’s & Oxfam call on people to recycle clothes this Spring

Sainsbury’s & Oxfam call on people to recycle clothes this Spring   London, 2017-Apr-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Brits are set to get rid of 680 million pieces of clothing this season as they spring clean their wardrobes. However, the annual fashion detox will be damaging for the environment with a staggering 235 million […]

Dunkin’ Donuts unveils refreshing beverage lineup for spring and summer

Dunkin’ Donuts unveils refreshing beverage lineup for spring and summer   Spring brings sweet and satisfying Coconut Crème Pie and Butter Pecan flavored coffees, introduction of Fruited Iced Teas and more Dunkin’ offers two tasty new donuts for a perfect pairing with the brand’s beverages CANTON, MA, 2017-Mar-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dunkin’ Donuts is […]

KappAhl’s Sustainable Design Contest 2016 winner Lovisa Malmberg Gomis brings in new and exciting designs this spring

KappAhl’s Sustainable Design Contest 2016 winner Lovisa Malmberg Gomis brings in new and exciting designs this spring   Mölndal, Sweden, 2017-Mar-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — This spring Lovisa Malmberg Gomis – winner of KappAhl’s Sustainable Design Contest 2016 – will bring us new and exciting designs in the form of two multifunctional dresses that can […]

Kimco Realty announces the opening of its Grand Parkway Marketplace in Spring, Texas

Target is first to open at the new ground-up development, with additional tenants soon to follow NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y., 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) announced the opening of its Grand Parkway Marketplace in Spring, Texas, with Target opening its doors to the public today (3/8/2017). The 126,000-square-foot Target is the […]

Stein Mart to open five new stores this spring

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., 2017-Feb-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Stein Mart (NASDAQ:SMRT) (the “Company”) today ( Feb. 16, 2017) announced the  locations of its five new stores opening this spring – the first phase of its 2017 store plan to open a total of 11 new stores. “These new stores fall within our real estate strategy to […]

Lowe’s Canada to host annual Regional Hiring Day to meet spring and summer demand

Boucherville, QC, 2017-Feb-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today ( February 1, 2017) Lowe’s Canada announced plans to hire approximately 2,800 new employees to fill seasonal roles at its 54 Lowe’s banner stores across Canada in addition to positions at two new stores that are expected to open in Sherwood Park (AB) and SW London (ON) […]

Sears introduces its “Meet With An Expert” service to the Lawn and Garden department just in time for spring

Launch Coincides with Sears’ First-Ever “Spring It On Black Friday” Event HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2016-Apr-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Just in time for spring, Sears has expanded its “Meet With An Expert” service to the Lawn and Garden department to help shoppers make more informed outdoor equipment purchases. This free service lets online shoppers save […]

Dollar General launches its spring Fast Way to Save™ digital coupon program

Major Retailer Launches Spring Fast Way to Save™ Digital Coupon Program; Weekly Specials Help Customers Save More on Easter and Apparel Goodlettsville, Tennessee, 2015-4-1 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dollar General is helping customers spring into savings this week with the launch of its spring Fast Way to Save™ digital coupon program, offering customers approximately $200 each […]

Lowe’s plans to hire approximately 30,000 seasonal employees at its stores in the United States during spring

MOORESVILLE, N.C., 2015-1-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lowe’s announced today it plans to hire approximately 30,000 seasonal employees at its stores in the United States during spring – the busiest time of year in the home improvement industry. Seasonal jobs are focused on customer service and include cashiers, lawn and garden employees, loaders, and stockers. Most […]