The Disney Store announced its 2012 store opening plans, which includes 13 new and remodeled locations in North America, and the company's first ever store in China, opening in the fall in Shanghai.
The Grupo Pao de Acucar, the largest retailer in South America, has selected the SAP Carbon Impact OnDemand solution to monitor and manage carbon emissions and energy consumption in each of its 1,832 stores.
Peeps & Co., the retail division of candy-manufacturer Just Born, whose brands include Peeps and Mike and Ike, has opened a store at Mall of America, Bloomington, Minnesota.
Luxury watch maker Tag Heuer opened its second North American flagship boutique, an 800-sq.-ft. space in Aventura Mall, Aventura, Fla.
City Sports plans to relocate its store in Suburban Square, Ardmore, Pa., into the space previously occupied by Talbots.
Ron Eigenbrod, founder & CEO of Lightstat Inc., Pleasant Valley, Conn., died suddenly at his New Hartford home on Christmas Eve of a heart attack.
A McDonald's restaurant in Riverside, Calif., has been LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certified.
Albertsons LLC plans to close four underperforming stores: one in Arizona, one in Louisiana and two in Texas.
Target Corp. confirmed that it plans to install Apple mini-boutiques in some of its stores this year.
Ikea said it plans to install solar energy panels on five more of its U.S. locations – all of them in the Midwest.