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U.S. CPSC says Target recalls about 560,000 water absorbing toys

Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 10:57am EDT

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission : U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission - Target recalls about 560,000 water absorbing toys due to serious ingestion hazard . U.S. CPSC - no incidents/injuries reported . U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says recall involves hatch & grow easter eggs, easter grow toys and hatch your own dino Further company coverage: [TGT.N] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).

U.S. CPSC says Target recalls magnetic tic tac toe games due to choking, magnet ingestion hazards

Wednesday, 29 Mar 2017 11:00am EDT

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission : Target recalls magnetic tic tac toe games due to choking and magnet ingestion hazards . Says Target has received one report of magnets falling off game piece. No injuries have been reported .Target recalls about 19,000 magnetic tic tac toe games.

Europris has agreed to take over five franchise stores

Friday, 17 Mar 2017 09:52am EDT

Europris ASA : Has agreed to take over five franchise stores . Franchise take overs will supplement healthy pipeline of new stores, of which 14 are confirmed for 2017 . Will with effect from beginning of March 2017 take over franchise stores Åsen, Ålgård, Ganddal, Bogafjell and Klepp .Expects positive effect on both revenue and profit longer term.

Eroski and DIA sign agreement to develop own brand products

Tuesday, 14 Mar 2017 12:31pm EDT

Eroski:Says signs agreement with DIA for implementation of new project focused on development of own brand products.

Turkish retailer BIM mulls opening 200-300 stores in Iran

Tuesday, 7 Mar 2017 04:10am EST

Turkish retail company BIM Birlesik Magazalar AS aims to open 200-300 stores in Iran if it decides to go ahead and enter a market that was shut off due to economic sanctions until Jan. 2016. : In February, BIM authorized its executive committee to initiate research to explore opportunities and investment potential in Iran's retail market . Executive committee member Galip Aykac said the necessary processes to examine the potential in Iran and open stores in the country are proceeding rapidly. . Executive Committee Member and CFO Haluk Dortluoglu said that Iran's economy is likely to develop in the near future and he sees the country as an attractive market. . Globally, BIM plans to open 500 BIM and 25 FILE stores in 2017, Dortluoglu added. [nIKA53HX9s] .Shares rose 5 percent to 56.25 lira in afternoon trade..

DIA to refurbish over 2,000 DIA Market stores

Friday, 3 Mar 2017 07:58am EST

Distribuidora Internacional de Alimentacion SA : Says starts refurbishing of over 2,000 DIA Market stores Further company coverage: [DIDA.MC] (Gdynia Newsroom) ((gdynia.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +48 58 772 0920;)).

Dollar General plans to create about 10,000 new jobs in 2017

Friday, 3 Feb 2017 09:00am EST

Dollar General Corp : Dollar General plans to create approximately 10,000 new jobs in 2017 . Dollar General Corp - to create new jobs in 2017 as result of 1,000 planned new store openings and two new distribution centers .Dollar General Corp - creation of new jobs will be a roughly nine percent overall increase to its workforce.

U.S. CPSC says Target reannounces recall of menorahs due to fire hazard

Tuesday, 6 Dec 2016 04:03pm EST

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission : U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission - Target reannounces recall of menorahs due to fire hazard .U.S. CPSC - menorahs can melt when candles are burning, posing a fire hazard.

DIA opens 14 stores in summer months in Spain

Friday, 16 Sep 2016 02:00am EDT

Distribuidora Internacional de Alimentacion SA : Opens 14 stores in June, July and August in Spain Further company coverage: [DIDA.MC] (Gdynia Newsroom) ((gdynia.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +48 58 772 0920;)).

Target severs ties with Welspun over Egyptian-cotton dispute- Bloomberg

Friday, 19 Aug 2016 11:28am EDT

: Target severs ties with Welspun over Egyptian-cotton dispute- Bloomberg . Target Corp says discovered last month that 750,000 sheets and pillowcases labeled Egyptian cotton were made with another type of cotton - Bloomberg . Target says informed Welspun that, due to this conduct, in the process of terminating relationship with them - Bloomberg . Target says phasing out all of its products from Welspun - Bloomberg .Target says withdrawal includes two lines of Egyptian cotton bedding, and not all of its Egyptian cotton sheets are affected- Bloomberg.

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