Store Planning / Construction / Facilities

09/19/2014 - 12:40pm

Nordstrom on Friday opened its first store in Canada, at Chinook Centre in Calgary, Alberta.

09/18/2014 - 5:08pm

Lululemon Athletica signed leases to open two new stores in the Soho section of downtown Manhattan, including its first-ever freestanding store for men, The Real Deal reported.

09/18/2014 - 10:44am

Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, the 1, 600-unit global franchise, has entered into a partnership with Meijer.

09/17/2014 - 5:16pm

Site and market challenges, underwriting challenges, and operational challenges are the key factors that hamper retail development in some lower-income communities, according to a report from the Urban Land Institute.

09/17/2014 - 11:21am

Home furnishings retailer West Elm will make its Michigan debut when it opens a store in downtown Birmingham, on Oct. 2.

09/17/2014 - 11:08am

Toys “R” Us and specialty retailer Claire’s have entered into a global partnership to open nearly 100 Claire’s in-store shops in Toys “R” Us locations across Europe, along with 12 U.S. locations, by year-end.

09/16/2014 - 5:09pm

Target plans to open its sixth TargetExpress store, in the South Park area of San Diego, in July 2015.

09/16/2014 - 11:14am

The Mills announced plans for a multimillion dollar renovation of Franklin Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in the Philadelphia region.

09/16/2014 - 10:57am

Shopko will unveil the results of a partial store remodeling project in all of its 133 Shopko stores on Sept. 18.