Supermarkets

METRO China Opens First Store in Zhuzhou

ZHUZHOU, China, Nov. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- METRO China today announced the grand opening of its new store in Zhuzhou, as its first new store after the unveiling of Cash and Carry new store concept. It is also METRO's first new store opening for the 2014/2015 fiscal year. The opening marks the ...

2014-11-27 10:00 3553

Iconic lifestyle Brand "Dean & DeLuca" Acquired by Thailand Premium Property Developer PACE

BANGKOK, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thailand's PACE Development Corporation plc (PACE), today, announced that it has entered into an agreement for the purchase of one of the world's most iconic gourmet food brands, Dean & DeLuca, as well as its global business and assets forUS$ 140 million fro...

2014-11-24 22:17 3909

China Jo-Jo Drugstores Posted Record Online Sales on "Singles Day China" with 265% Revenue Increase

HANGZHOU, China, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ CM: CJJD) (the "Company"), a leading China-based retail and wholesale distributor of pharmaceutical and healthcare products through its own retail and online pharmacies, today announced its online pharmacy posted the...

2014-11-20 22:03 2764

QKL Stores Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

DAQING, China, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QKL Stores Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: QKLS), a leading regional supermarket chain in Northeastern China and Inner Mongolia, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Mr. Zhuangyi Wang, Chairman and CEO, sai...

2014-11-14 19:30 3192

QKL Stores Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

DAQING, China, Nov. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QKL Stores Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: QKLS), a leading regional supermarket chain in Northeastern China and Inner Mongolia, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Mr. Zhuangyi Wang, Chairman and CEO, said...

2014-11-13 21:30 3036

Walmart Foundation Announces $10 Million in Grants for Women In Factories Program

BEIJING, Nov. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today in Beijing, the Walmart Foundation announced grants for the Women in Factories program, bringing the total investment by the Walmart Foundation to more than$10 million over five years. The program, launched in 2011, is on track to meet its goal of reach...

2014-11-08 10:00 4042

METRO China Celebrates Stronger Ties with Customers

SHANGHAI, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bustling with life and filled with jubilant atmosphere, METRO China is unveiling its new Cash & Carry store concept at its Pudong store onOctober 15. The new concept upgrades services to enhance customer experience and increase relevance for professional cu...

2014-10-16 11:00 3058

QKL Stores Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

DAQING, China, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QKL Stores Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: QKLS), a leading regional supermarket chain in Northeastern China and Inner Mongolia, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Mr. Zhuangyi Wang, Chairman and CEO, said, "...

2014-08-14 18:30 3743

QKL Stores Inc. Announces Reporting Date for Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

DAQING, China, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QKL Stores Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: QKLS), a leading regional supermarket chain in Northeastern China, today announced that the Company will report its second quarter 2014 financial results before the market open on Thursday, August 14, 2014. Manage...

2014-08-13 20:30 2546

METRO to Support Earthquake Relief Efforts in Yunnan, Offering Food Supplies

KUNMING, China, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- METRO China is cooperating with the Emergency Management Center of Yunnan Ludian County Civil Affairs Bureau to provide food supplies through its Kunming Beichen store to victims of theYunnan earthquake. The 6.5-magnitude earthquake struckChina's Yunna...

2014-08-07 11:37 3110

QKL Stores Inc. Opens One New Hypermarket

DAQING, China, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QKL Stores Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: QKLS), a leading regional supermarket chain in Northeastern China, today announced the opening of one new hypermarket. The Company's 48th new store, situated in Daqing City, Heilongjiang, was opened on July 18, 2...

2014-07-31 20:30 3039

Walmart Asia Multi-Platform Waste Reduction Program Delivers

HONG KONG, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart Asia today highlighted significant progress that the company has made in reducing waste throughout its Asia operations. 20120904153449903363-l Three of the key programs that have helped drive the improvements are the company's Trash to Cash initia...

2014-07-14 15:09 3035

Wide Ocean Electronic Technology Co., Ltd.: A Chief Leader in the Security Industry

SHANGHAI, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wide Ocean Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. is an independent manufacturer of EAS products in China, specializing in the design and manufacture of world-class retail security solutions. Our EAS products are of high quality and can provide reliable and profession...

2014-07-09 21:10 1966

METRO Celebrates New Store Opening in Taizhou

TAIZHOU, China, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- METRO Cash & Carry, the world's leading business-to-business wholesaler, today announced the opening of its 79th store inChina, located in Taizhou, Zhejiang Province. As METRO continues to expand, more and more customers inChina will benefit ...

2014-07-02 12:00 2409

China Fruits Corporation to Enter into Fruit E-commerce Market

BEIJING, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Fruits Corporation (OTC: CHFR) ("China Fruits" or "the Company"), a distributor and producer of fresh tangerine and other fresh fruits in People's Republic of China, decides to open its flagship store in Tmall, a leading third-party platform for ...

2014-07-02 01:06 2347

QKL Stores Inc. Regains Compliance with NASDAQ Independent Director and Audit Committee Requirement

DAQING, China, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QKL Stores Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: QKLS), a leading regional supermarket chain in Northeastern China, today announced that on June 26, 2014, it received a letter from The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC ("NASDAQ") notifying the Company that, as a result of ...

2014-06-30 20:30 1884

Walmart to Sponsor Food Fraud Prevention Online Course In China

BEIJING, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart has agreed to sponsor the translation of a Food Fraud Prevention online course to the Mandarin language. The course was developed by Dr.John Spink, Professor at Michigan State University (MSU) and Director of the University's Food Fraud Initi...

2014-06-30 10:00 2760

METRO China Sponsors Bocuse d'Or Asia-Pacific Selection

SHANGHAI, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- METRO Cash & Carry, the world's leading business-to-business wholesaler, has announced it will continue its partnership with the prestigious Bocuse d'Or competition - the culinary equivalent of the Olympic Games. The Asia-Pacific Selection of the disting...

2014-06-27 12:05 2154

METRO opens first Food Service Delivery (FSD) dedicated platform in Qingdao

QINGDAO, China, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- METRO Cash & Carry, the world's leading business-to-business wholesaler, today announced the opening of its first Food Service Delivery (FSD) dedicated platform in China, located in Qingdao's Huangdao District. FSD is METRO China's new strategic business...

2014-06-26 12:05 4697

Walmart Increases Food Safety Investment to Over RMB 300m in 2013 - 2015

BEIJING, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart China announced on Tuesday that the company will significantly increase its investment in food safety to more than 300 million yuan in the years 2013, 2014 and 2015. Previously, the retailer had announced investments of 100 million yuan for the same thr...

2014-06-17 21:43 3484
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