01/28/2013 - 6:28pm

American Eagle Outfitters announced plans to open a series of vertically owned and operated-stores in Mexico, with the first location set to open on February 20, 2013, in Mexico City.

01/28/2013 - 6:22pm

Mother Nature Network and Walmart are teaming up to launch an online destination (mnn.com/leaderboard) that profiles the biggest innovations in sustainability – and the pioneers who are creating them.

01/28/2013 - 11:37am

Target announced that it is expanding ongoing remodeling efforts to its stores in the Detroit area.

01/28/2013 - 11:33am

Starbucks Corp. is expanding its drive-thru format, the chain said in its first-quarter earnings call.

01/28/2013 - 11:21am

Barnes & Noble is planning to shutter approximately one-third of its stores during the next 10 years, CEO Mitchell Klipper said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal.

01/25/2013 - 5:49pm

A report by Mid-America Real Estate Corp. found that 2012 shopping center construction in the Chicagoland area grew 10% year-over-year, after a four-year decline.

01/25/2013 - 11:00am

Teen and tween retailer Five Below will open 60 stores this year, including its first-ever locations in Texas.

01/25/2013 - 10:58am

Mexican supermarket and restaurant operator Gigante has entered into a joint venture with Petco Animal Supplies to open at least 50 stores in Mexico and other Latin American countries over seven years, Reuters reported.

01/24/2013 - 6:22pm

Starbucks Corp. said its profit rose in its first quarter as customers spent more at its stores in the United States and Asia.