November 25, 2014

Corner Bakery Cafe is in a growth mode. The company, which was acquired in 2011 by Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, is entering new markets and opening locations across the country, from New York City to Las Vegas. It will end the year with 185 cafes (114 company-owned and 71 franchised). The company plans to more than double its U.S. footprint by 2017 through a combination of franchised and company-owned cafes.

October 9, 2014

EnTouch Controls awarded Corner Bakery Cafe the company’s annual Environmental Sustainability Award for its commitment to energy efficiency.

June 27, 2014

Stego Industries, a provider of in below-slab moisture vapor protection, has launched an ambitious new company-level initiative to eliminate the carbon emissions of its business operations.

April 22, 2013

Ann Inc. said it has already surpassed its 2015 emission goal by reducing its carbon footprint by 8% per square foot.

May 9, 2012

Chicago-based General Growth Properties is taking steps toward reducing the carbon footprint of four New Jersey-area malls by outfitting them with state-of-the-art solar panels.

January 17, 2012

The Grupo Pao de Acucar, the largest retailer in South America, has selected the SAP Carbon Impact OnDemand solution to monitor and manage carbon emissions and energy consumption in each of its 1,832 stores.

January 26, 2011

Ikea plans to use solar energy in its store under construction in the Denver suburb of Centennial.

December 14, 2010

Despite the uncertain economic environment, retailers are continuing to invest in green measures, according to a new report by RSR Research.

December 8, 2010

Target on Wednesday outlined a series of comprehensive sustainability commitments.

June 23, 2010

The Kroger Co. has reduced its overall energy consumption more than 27% since 2000, according...

March 3, 2010

The Home Depot said it has reduced its U.S. store energy use by 2.6 billion...

May 31, 2008

There is no getting around it: Green is everywhere these days (including at ...

May 31, 2008

Kohl's said that it has earned the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star label for 50...

March 9, 2008

Austin, Texas-based Whole Foods Market announced Monday that its new store in Glastonbury, Conn., will...

January 31, 2008

As energy-conservation chatter has become as commonplace as discussions about today’s weather, retailers are...

October 2, 2007

El Segundo, Calif., ...

September 30, 2007

As the spotlight continues to focus on companies that are reducing their carbon footprints, the...

September 30, 2007

For Office Depot, environmental stewardship is a multifaceted commitment encompassing all parts of the company,...

April 30, 2007

Tesco, the fifth-largest retailer in the world, has taken another major step in its ongoing...