Store Planning / Construction / Facilities

01/04/2012 - 6:30pm

Macy’s Inc. announced a strategic plan to open new stores in select markets as well as to close a series of underperforming units.

01/04/2012 - 6:27pm

Subway Restaurants plans to add 2,500 restaurants in 2012, according to a report on

01/04/2012 - 6:23pm

The owners of the Panda Express fast-food chain, Andrew and Peggy Cherng, have partnered with Procter & Gamble, whose products include Tide laundry detergent, to open a dry cleaning chain, Panda Dry Cleaning, according to the Los Angeles Times.

01/04/2012 - 2:53pm

Dollar General plans to open 625 stores and add more than 6,000 new jobs in 2012.

01/04/2012 - 2:48pm

Sprouts Farmers Markets plans to close three of its six stores in Austin, Texas.

01/04/2012 - 11:14am

West Coast grocery chain Stater Bros. said it has been awarded the 2011 Waste Reduction Award – its second consecutive – from the state of California, in recognition for its aggressive focus on recycling.

01/03/2012 - 6:08pm

Due to the holiday rush, Chain Store Age extended the deadline for its 30th annual Retail Store of the Year Design Competition until Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012.

01/03/2012 - 5:20pm

Global architecture and design firm Callison has acquired New York-based Barteluce Architects & Associates.

01/03/2012 - 4:59pm

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has added three hydrocarbons as acceptable alternatives in small commercial refrigerators and freezers through EPA’s Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) program.

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