06/01/2015 - 11:09am

Dollar General on Saturday hit another milestone, opening its 12,000th store in the small town of Juliette, Georgia.

06/01/2015 - 11:05am

Retailers looking for opportunities in emerging markets should look East, particularly to China, which ranks as the top country in A.T. Kearney’s annual Global Retail Development Index (GRDI).

05/30/2015 - 3:45pm

Chain Store Age announced the selection of the Advisory Board for SPECS/2016, an annual event produced by CSA and attended by retail and food-service executives involved in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of stores and restaurants nationwide.

05/29/2015 - 4:37pm

Best Buy’s five-year-long initiative to reduce its carbon footprint by at least 20% by 2020 was commended by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) at White House ceremonies in Washington, D.C.

05/29/2015 - 4:21pm

Industry veteran Robert Ceretti has joined the retail studio of TPG Archinture, bringing over 20 years of retail planning, design, and project management expertise to the firm.

05/29/2015 - 4:08pm

Brand agency CBX has hired Andy Austin, who oversaw tech rollouts at 2,200 AT&T stores nationwide, as its new group director of experience technology.

05/29/2015 - 3:29pm

True Religion Apparel's first-ever global flagship is also the brand’s largest and most digitally savvy space to date, starting with storefront windows that display a continuous stream of video content — and also showcase style statements from shoppers themselves. The 3,000-sq.-ft. store is located in downtown Manhattan.

05/28/2015 - 4:40pm

Delhaize Group has released its 2014 Sustainability Report. Among the sustainability achievements in 2014 across the organization were: obtaining 35% of Delhaize America private brand food sales from products with high nutritional value up from 33% in 2013.

05/27/2015 - 4:27pm

Arby’s Restaurant Group, franchisor of the Arby’s brand, announced that it has reached an 11%  total energy reduction per company-owned restaurant since 2011, paving the way to a goal of 15% energy reduction by the end of 2015.