July 30, 2015

Skechers USA Inc., which recently passed Adidas to become the number two athletic footwear brand in the United States, is on the fast track.

July 29, 2015

A week after unveiling a cloud protection plan and releasing more than 60 new cloud products and solutions through its cloud computing subsidiary Aliyun, Alibaba is not standing still.

July 29, 2015

The spring and summer have brought a flurry of new store concepts, from established players, international newcomers and online stars. Check out the six below.

July 28, 2015

Those familiar blue composite panels are going up in Las Vegas.

July 28, 2015

Activism, yoga classes and free repairs are all on the menu at Patagonia’s new store in Manhattan’s Soho neighborhood.

July 28, 2015

A 70,000-sq-.ft., multi-level Whole Foods flagship will serve as retail anchor of a 38-story, 390-unit luxury apartment building that Miami-based The Related Group plans to build in midtown Atlanta.

July 22, 2015

The Home Depot Inc. is spending about $1.6 billion in an acquisition squarely aimed at better meeting the needs of its professional customers.

July 21, 2015

Simon Venture Group, the corporate investment arm of Simon Property Group, is among the companies saying yes to light-based data collection.

July 20, 2015

The third-party vendor hosting online photo sites of at least six major retailers may have been the victim of a security breach.

July 20, 2015

Mid-America Real Estate Corp.’s investment sales team recently brokered the sale of Heritage Commons in Lakeville, Minnesota (part of the Minneapolis metropolitan statistical area) to Austin, Texas-based Epic Real Estate Partners.

July 16, 2015

Target Corp. has opened an experimental space dedicated to showing how the Internet of Things (IoT) will transform consumers' homes — and lives — going forward.

July 14, 2015

A flagship Whole Foods market is reportedly coming to a corner location in midtown Atlanta.

July 13, 2015

Dollar Tree Inc. is not slowing down after finalizing its $8.5 billion acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc. last week.

July 12, 2015

Jeff Green, president of Jeff Green Partners, and Jerry Hoffman, president of Hoffman Strategy Group, have announced a formal collaboration to expand their companies’ work on complex, mixed-use feasibility research including retail, residential, office and hotel uses.

July 10, 2015

Crate & Barrel has nabbed a CEO from the executive ranks of a much more upscale competitor.

July 9, 2015

DTZ, a leader in commercial real estate services, announced the $52 million sale of Crossroads Towne Center in North Las Vegas -- a 148,791-sq.-ft. neighborhood retail center located on 16.34 acres -- on behalf of the sellers, a company formed by The Eagle Group, Los Angeles.

July 9, 2015

DTZ, a leader in commercial real estate services, announced that a limited partnership formed by Weingarten Realty Investors of Houston acquired The Summit at Scottsdale, a 190,408-sq.-ft. retail center anchored by Safeway and Target, for $54.1 million.

July 8, 2015

Target Corp. is taking its urban-format to the East Coast.

July 8, 2015

Albertsons Companies Inc., which became the second-largest grocery retailer in the United States after purchasing Safeway in January, is planning to return to public ownership with a major stock offering that has implications for trading partners and competitors.

July 7, 2015

Construction has just started on Facebook’s new data center, but the massive facility already has its own Facebook page.

July 6, 2015

Dollar Tree announced Monday that it has completed its  acquisition of Family Dollar Stores, opening the doors to a $19 billion company with more than 13,000 stores.

July 6, 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 6, 2015

McArthurGlen Group, an owner, developer and manager of European designer outlets, is opening its first North American location on July 9, in Vancouver.

July 6, 2015

Family-owned Belk Inc., which hired Goldman Sachs in April to explore “strategic alternatives,” may have landed on a high-end shopping list.