03/18/2013 - 2:29pm

Chain Store Age's 49th annual SPECS store development conference officially kicked off on Monday morning at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas with two kinds of inspiration: Greg Buzek, president of IHL Group, introduced the Retail Orphan Initiative, and U.S. Navy Seal Scott Taylor presented Afterburner Black Ops, challenging the audience of retailers in design, construction, facilities, store planning and development to use Seal techniques to run their organizations.

03/15/2013 - 10:41am

Zumiez Inc. said its fiscal fourth quarter net income rose 22.1% to $22.9 million on improved sales.

03/15/2013 - 10:33am

Swedish fast-fashion powerhouse H&M is revving up its U.S. expansion.

03/15/2013 - 10:24am

Hibbett Sports reported that net income for its fiscal fourth quarter increased a better-than-expected 22.3% to $19.4 million, compared with $15.8 million for the same period last year.

03/15/2013 - 10:14am

Aeropostale Inc. reported an unexpected loss for its fourth quarter, hurt by declining same-store sales and store asset impairment charges.

03/14/2013 - 4:34pm

Herald Center, the giant 10-story, 250,000-sq.-ft. black glass retail and office property at the southwest corner of 34th Street and Broadway in Manhattan, is about to undergo a major transformation under long-time owner JEMB Realty.

03/14/2013 - 4:29pm

Walt Disney World Resort announced the multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs, which will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix of stores, dining options and entertainment experiences from Disney and other noteworthy brands.

03/14/2013 - 10:30am

Target is expanding its retail clinic presence in the Chicago area, according to the Chicago Tribune.