Papyrus opened its 18th store in New York City, in the Time Warner center.
The city council of Portland, Ore., voted to expand the city's one-year old plastic bag ban, voting 5-0 to phase out plastic checkout bags at an estimated 5,000 restaurants and retailers.
PGA Tour Superstore announced it will open its first Northeast location, in Paramus, N.J., on Nov. 21.
Casual Male Retail Group reported Friday a loss of $1.6 million in the third quarter, flat with the prior year’s third quarter.
GameStop plans to close 200 stores by next year, Bloomberg reported.
Ikea announced it is submitting plans to the City of Burbank, Calif., for a new and larger store to replace its current location among the Swedish retailer’s presence in the Los Angeles area.
Tommy Bahama Group Inc. said its first Tommy Bahama global flagship store will open on Nov. 17 at 551 Fifth Avenue in Manhattan.
Starbucks Coffee Co. announced it will acquire specialty tea chain Teavana Holdings for $620 million in a move to gain traction in the $40 billion global tea industry.
Aeropostale announced it has acquired online women's fashion footwear and apparel retailer GoJane.com, based in Ontario, Calif.