01/08/2014 - 6:18pm

Macy’s on Wednesday said that it plans to close five underperforming stores in early spring 2014 and cut 2,500 jobs in “organizational changes” to sustain its profitability.

01/08/2014 - 5:59pm

The Children’s Place Retail Stores has expanded its existing franchise agreement with Fawaz A. AlHokair & Co. SJSC covering retail stores in Saudi Arabia, to include opening a total of approximately 25 stores in Egypt and the Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S. Region) of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia and Kazakhstan, beginning in mid-2014.

01/08/2014 - 5:58pm

The Tile Shop has opened its first retail store in Oklahoma City. The new 19,100-sq.-ft. Oklahoma City location is The Tile Shop’s second store in Oklahoma.

01/08/2014 - 12:15pm

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited fashion retail chain Forever 21 for exposing employees to safety hazards at its stores in Paramus, N.J., and Manhattan.

01/08/2014 - 10:45am

Polaroid Fotobar will open an 8,500-sq.-ft. flagship at The LINQ, a new retail, dining and entertainment district in Las Vegas by Caesars Entertainment.

01/07/2014 - 6:10pm

Nordstrom announced today plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at The Shops at SkyView Center in Queens, N.Y., and another at Lake Brandson Plaza, Brandon, Fla.

01/07/2014 - 11:58am

Uniqlo will continue its expansion in the United States by opening five stores this spring/summer, including its first-ever location in the greater Philadelphia metropolitan area.

01/06/2014 - 6:03pm

Marc Gobé, an award-winning store designer and marketing and branding expert, passed away Friday in New York, of a brain tumor.

01/06/2014 - 5:54pm

The Tile Shop, a specialty retailer of high quality, premium manufactured and natural stone tiles, has opened its first retail locations in Connecticut, 15,120-sq.-ft. location in Brookfield, and a 20,740-sq.-ft. location in Norwalk.