02/17/2015 - 5:13pm

Ascena Retail Group is eliminating its fledgling boys brand, Brothers, as part of a strategic review of its Justice business.

02/17/2015 - 10:31am

Jonathan Ive, senior VP of design at Apple, is working on a redesign of Apple stores to make them feel more like a “natural” environment for the forthcoming Apple Watch, according to an article in The New Yorker.

02/17/2015 - 10:11am

Together with its Japanese licensee Sazaby League Ltd., Shake Shack Inc. will open the first-ever Tokyo Shake Shack in 2016.

02/13/2015 - 11:37am

Saks Fifth Avenue will open its first store in Puerto Rico on March 26.

02/13/2015 - 10:47am

After opening 75 stores in the fourth quarter, VF Corp. plans to open a total of 150 stores this year.

02/12/2015 - 4:23pm

Stitch, a new concept in clothing alterations and design services, has opened a flagship in West Hollywood, California, with plans to expand across the nation.

02/12/2015 - 3:18pm

Whole Foods Market has set itself an ambitious agenda for 2015 with 38 to 42 new store openings, including relocations, for annual square footage growth of 9% to 10%.

02/12/2015 - 12:14pm

GNC Holdings Inc. is looking to 2015 as a year of expansion. The retailer plans to open 125 total net new domestic (including both company-owned and franchised stores) and retail segment locations, approximately 150 net new international franchise locations, and approximately 30 net new GNC-Rite Aid store-within-a-store locations.

02/11/2015 - 5:45pm

J.C. Penney Co. said it plans to expand its in-store Disney shop concept, currently featured in 565 stores, to an additional 116 stores this year.