01/29/2013 - 11:23am

ECOtality said that it has expanded its current relationship with Sears Holdings Corp. by unveiling the Blink Direct Current Fast Charger stations at Sears stores in Tennessee and Arizona.

01/29/2013 - 11:21am

Bob Evans Farms said it will divest its Mimi’s Café restaurant chain, selling it to LeDuff America – owner of Bruegger’s Bagels – for $50 million.

01/28/2013 - 6:28pm

American Eagle Outfitters announced plans to open a series of vertically owned and operated-stores in Mexico, with the first location set to open on February 20, 2013, in Mexico City.

01/28/2013 - 6:22pm

Mother Nature Network and Walmart are teaming up to launch an online destination (mnn.com/leaderboard) that profiles the biggest innovations in sustainability – and the pioneers who are creating them.

01/28/2013 - 11:37am

Target announced that it is expanding ongoing remodeling efforts to its stores in the Detroit area.

01/28/2013 - 11:33am

Starbucks Corp. is expanding its drive-thru format, the chain said in its first-quarter earnings call.

01/28/2013 - 11:21am

Barnes & Noble is planning to shutter approximately one-third of its stores during the next 10 years, CEO Mitchell Klipper said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal.

01/25/2013 - 5:49pm

A report by Mid-America Real Estate Corp. found that 2012 shopping center construction in the Chicagoland area grew 10% year-over-year, after a four-year decline.

01/25/2013 - 11:00am

Teen and tween retailer Five Below will open 60 stores this year, including its first-ever locations in Texas.