01/04/2017 - 5:08pm

When I moved to New York City as a budding journalist in 1977, the World Trade Center was new. I didn’t like it.

01/04/2017 - 5:08pm
01/04/2017 - 5:08pm

Density and diversity. The two D’s. That, in short, is what sums up the Northeast market for retailers. It’s the place where chains with national expansion plans or new formats to test need to be.

 
01/04/2017 - 5:08pm
01/04/2017 - 5:07pm

Innovation is today’s buzzword. And it was all the talk at Chain Store Age’s X/SPECS 2016, as key executives from some of the nation’s leading retail and restaurant chains zeroed in on real-world strategies designed to innovate stores and elevate customer experiences.

01/04/2017 - 5:07pm

There is little doubt the public’s fear about safety has been heightened. In fact, the news these days is saturated with danger signals. Some people feel the threat of public spaces more acutely than others.

 
01/04/2017 - 5:07pm

Lighting is fundamental to any retail store, whether for setting a scene and influencing how a brand is perceived or even encouraging shoppers to make a particular purchase. 

01/04/2017 - 5:07pm

Target Corp. is thinking out of the box in urban and other select areas.

 
01/04/2017 - 5:07pm

Onboarding is a costly process for any company, especially one as vast as McDonald’s Corp. But by transitioning a paper-based operation to a digital one driven by smart devices, the fast food giant is slashing training time in half.