Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. announced that it has signed, through its wholly owned indirect subsidiary, Mac's Convenience Stores LLC, an agreement to acquire 29 stores, 25 stores are located in Illinois, three in Missouri and one in Oklahoma.
Walmart Canada opened its 200th supercenter, in Edmonton, Alberta.
Terranova Corp. has signed a lease with Gap, providing a temporary store for the retailer while it builds its new multi-story location on Lincoln Road in Miami.
Walmart Canada has retrofitted all of the overhead sales floor lighting at its supercenter in Brampton, Ontario, from conventional fluorescent lighting to high efficiency LED 4-ft. retrofit lamps.
Canada’s Loblaw Cos. Ltd. plans to spin off the vast majority of its property assets into a real estate investment trust.
Starbucks Coffee Co. announced accelerated global growth plans that include opening at least 1,500 stores in the United States during the next five years.
Claire's Stores Inc. announced the recent opening of the first Claire's stores in China, in DaNing Life Hub in Shanghai.
Sprouts Farmers Market has installed enterprise asset management software from Verisae to support the company’s aggressive growth strategy.
Sherwin-Williams Paint Stores Group announced it has opened its 3,500th retail location in total and its 70th in 2012.
Francesca's Holdings Corp. reported net income of $11 million, compared with $6.1 million in the year-ago period.