In preparation for this year’s Star Wars installment The Last Jedi, Disney has announced the launch of a huge AR treasure hunt where fans can bring characters to life via their smartphones.
The department store has announced a steady stream of exclusively designed collections for apparel and home to entice customers.
Marianne Wilson The Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC) has announced featured speakers for its Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit, held October 3 – 4, 2017, in Chicago. read more
Maje has announced plans to open a new flagship store on London’s Regent Street next year, as it continues to solidify its UK footprint.
HBSDealer Staff Westlake Ace Hardware has announced two executive promotions. read more
Footwear retailer Dr Martens has announced plans to open five new stores across the UK in the next few months. Although the new store’s locations have not yet been revealed, the announcement follows the opening of a new 847sq ft Reading store last week. The retailer also opened its new flagship store in London’s Camden in April
JD Sports has announced plans to open its first gym and retail dual property in Salford later this year. The £2 million fitness centre is set to open in September, following the launch of its new Salford retail store next month as it seeks to solidify its place in the fitness market. The retailer already lends its brand name to an expanding JD Gym estate, currently boasting nine stores throughout the UK with a further four in the works
Next has announced plans to open restaurants and prosecco bars inside its stores, starting with two of its most popular northern outlets. In a partnership with celebrity chef Gino D’Acampo, Next is set to open its first 210-seat diner in the 70,000sq ft store in Kingswood Retail Park in Hull
Michael Johnsen Walgreens Boots Alliance has announced a new Rite Aid deal, ending its nearly two-year quest to acquire the Camp Hill, Pa.-based drug store chain. read more