12/11/2012 - 5:23pm

Due to the holiday rush and related closings, Chain Store Age has extended the deadline for its 31st annual Retail Store of the Year Design Competition until Tuesday, January 8, 2013.

12/11/2012 - 11:44am

Sephora plans to open 50 stores in Latin America by 2016, the San Francisco Business Times reported.

12/10/2012 - 5:50pm

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.

12/07/2012 - 5:54pm

Walmart Canada opened its 200th supercenter, in Edmonton, Alberta.

12/07/2012 - 5:38pm

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.

12/07/2012 - 12:02pm

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.

12/07/2012 - 12:00pm

Canada’s Loblaw Cos. Ltd. plans to spin off the vast majority of its property assets into a real estate investment trust.

12/06/2012 - 3:28pm

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.

12/06/2012 - 11:06am

Claire's Stores Inc. announced the recent opening of the first Claire's stores in China, in DaNing Life Hub in Shanghai.