01/05/2012 - 5:47pm

General Growth Properties announced the addition of Von Maur department store as an anchor to Perimeter Mall, Atlanta, which has sales of more than $550 per square foot.

01/04/2012 - 6:30pm

Macy’s Inc. announced a strategic plan to open new stores in select markets as well as to close a series of underperforming units.

01/04/2012 - 6:27pm

Subway Restaurants plans to add 2,500 restaurants in 2012, according to a report on QSRweb.com.

01/04/2012 - 6:23pm

The owners of the Panda Express fast-food chain, Andrew and Peggy Cherng, have partnered with Procter & Gamble, whose products include Tide laundry detergent, to open a dry cleaning chain, Panda Dry Cleaning, according to the Los Angeles Times.

01/04/2012 - 2:53pm

Dollar General plans to open 625 stores and add more than 6,000 new jobs in 2012.

01/04/2012 - 2:48pm

Sprouts Farmers Markets plans to close three of its six stores in Austin, Texas.

01/03/2012 - 5:02pm

The struggling housing market, weak job growth and ongoing consumer deleveraging caused the retail market to lag other property sectors in 2011, according to Grubb & Ellis Co.’s 2012 National Real Estate Forecast, which predicts a year of slow but continued growth for all commercial real estate property sectors.

01/03/2012 - 4:57pm

Nordstrom announced plans to open a Nordstrom Rack in Huntington Beach, Calif.

01/03/2012 - 11:38am

Sears Holdings Corp. has identified 79 of the 100 to 120 Sears and Kmart stores it said last week it would close, with the preliminary list split almost evenly between the two chains.