While Best Buy is still the world’s largest consumer electronics chain, it’s no secret that the brand faces big questions about store size, format, and long-term viability in an evolving brick-and-mortar retail landscape.
Dick’s Sporting Goods is opening a new store at the Chico Mall in Chico, Calif. on July 12.
Shaw’s plans to close six stores operating under its namesake banner by Aug. 3.
Chipotle Mexican Grill has opened at Orange Plaza, an 815,000-sq.-ft. Middletown, N.Y. power-center owned by National Realty & Development Corp.
Total Wine & More will open its 96th wine and spirits superstore in Olympia, Wash., on July 18.
Smoothie King Franchises is targeting the Jacksonville, Fla., metro area to kick off a major expansion calling for 1,000 new franchised and corporate locations over the next five years.
Target plans to open the doors to an additional 20 stores in Canada between July 16 and July 30.
Natural Grocers has opened its third Nebraska store in central Omaha, Neb.
Apparel retailer Bettie Page, which specializes in contemporary designs inspired by the 1940's and 50's, has made its Nashville debut.
Belle Foods plans to close 13 stores by Aug. 3, including six in Alabama, according to a report by the Birmingham Business Journal.