Indianapolis-based Kite Realty Group said that Republic of Couture will open an 8,000-sq.-ft. store at Delray Marketplace, located in Delray Beach, Fla.
Safeway Inc. reported that net income for the first quarter rose to $81.6 million, from $25.1 million in the year-earlier period.
The Gymboree Corp. reported that it narrowed its loss in the quarter ended Jan. 28 to $24.9 million, compared with a loss of $47.3 million a year earlier.
Casey’s General Stores said it will break ground on its first site in Tennessee in June, marking the thirteenth state in the c-store chain’s area of operations.
Macy’s will open a store in Sarasota, Fla., in fall 2014.
Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) will enter Latin America this fall, opening a flagship in Centro Santa Fé, Mexico City.
Starbucks Coffee Co. has announced a partnership to open a store inside each of the six Disney properties in California and Florida.
Von Maur Inc. will expand its women's specialty store concept, Dry Goods, with the opening of a 4,500-sq.-ft. location this fall at Orland Square Mall in Orland Park, Ill.
Dunkin' Donuts announced the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with three franchise groups to develop 25 new restaurants in Texas over the next several years.
Burlington Coat Factory will open a flagship in Manhattan this fall.