July 2, 2015

Ross Dress for Less will open new stores in Corbin, Kentucky, and in Middletown, Kentucky, both on July 18.

July 2, 2015

Aeropostale Inc. is expanding in Asia through new licensing agreements in India and Indonesia.

July 2, 2015

American Girl is expanding south of the boarder.

July 2, 2015

Houston-based Baker Katz announced the acquisition of a 2.12-acre property with an existing 13,000-sq.-ft. office building located near the cross streets of U.S. Highway 59 N and West Little York Road in Houston.

July 2, 2015

The offices of Chain Store Age will be closed on July 3 for Independence Day. We will resume publishing on July 6. Have a great weekend!

July 2, 2015

dd’s Discounts, a division of Ross Stores, Inc., opened a new store in northeast Las Vegas on June 27.

July 2, 2015

dd’s Discounts, a division of Ross Stores, Inc., opened its newest Arizona store on June 27 – a 22,000-sq.-ft. unit in North Tucson.

July 2, 2015

dd’s Discounts, a division of Ross Stores, Inc., opened a new store in Eastex, Texas on June 27.

July 2, 2015

dd’s Discounts, a division of Ross Stores, Inc., opened a new store in Lafayette, Louisiana, on June 27.

July 2, 2015

dd’s Discounts, a division of Ross Stores, Inc., opened a trio of new stores in California on June 27.

July 2, 2015

dd’s Discounts, a division of Ross Stores, Inc., opened a new store in Tampa on June 27.

July 2, 2015

Specialty equestrian retailer Dover Saddlery Inc. is jumping into a new business arrangement.

July 2, 2015

Englewood Construction has finished a 55,000-sq.-ft. ground-up Hobby Lobby store on an outlet pad at Seabrook Crossings, a new retail development in Seabrook, N.H. 

July 2, 2015

The pending merger with Dollar Tree Inc. took a toll on Family Dollar’s profits in the third quarter.

July 2, 2015

The National Retail Federation upped its criticism of President Obama’s proposal to extend overtime pay, saying it would turn “professionals into clock-watchers.”

July 2, 2015

Following the lead of Pinocchio, online puppet and educational toy retailer ePuppets Inc. is joining the “real” world.

July 2, 2015

PayPal Inc. is getting itself “in the money” with a major acquisition as the company prepares for its impending July 17 split from eBay Inc.

July 2, 2015

Lovers of the great outdoors in the Cleveland and Philadelphia areas have something else to celebrate as Independence Day approaches.

July 2, 2015

Ross Dress for Less will open a new store in Montrose, Colorado, on July 18, as well as a new store in Phoenix on the same day, adding to its western U.S. store counts.

July 2, 2015

Ross Dress for Less will open two new stores in the Raleigh, North Carolina, area on July 18.

July 2, 2015

Ross Dress for Less will open a new store in Alton, Illinois, on July 18.

July 2, 2015

Ross Dress for Less (“Ross”) isn’t slowing down its brick-and-mortar expansion.

July 2, 2015

Sears Canada’s loss is Barnes & Noble Inc.’s gain.

July 2, 2015

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc. has named William (Will) A. Powell as CEO and president.