April 30, 2015

The largest economic development project in Bridgeport, Connecticut, since the Industrial RevolutionSteelpointe Harbor in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is that city’s largest economic development project since the Industrial Revolution. Don’t believe it?

May 2, 2014

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray unveiled a plan to increase the city’s minimum wage to $15.

September 30, 2013

Luxury jewelry store operator Birks & Mayors Inc. announced that effective Oct. 1, its corporate name will be changed to Birks Group Inc. and its ticker symbol will be changed to BGI.

September 18, 2013

The D.C. Council failed on Tuesday to overturn Mayor Vincent Gray’s veto of the proposed “living wage” bill.

September 12, 2013

Washington, D.C., Mayor Vincent Gray vetoed a controversial bill that would have required Wal-Mart Stores and other large retailers to pay their employees at least $12.50 an hour.

September 3, 2013

A controversial bill requiring Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and other large retailers to pay their employees a "living wage" of at least $12.50 an hour has been sent to District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray.

August 23, 2013

Pathlight Capital, part of Sycamore Partners, said it will serve as the administrative and co-collateral agent on a $28 million secured term loan facility to Montreal-based jewelry retailer Birks & Mayors.

August 16, 2013

Walmart is expanding its omni-channel integration by testing the use of lockers to fill online orders, company officials said during the chain’s second-quarter earnings call on Thursday.

October 17, 2011

When Westchester’s Ridge Hill launches its grand-opening festivities over the four-day period from Oct. 20 to 23, it will be celebrating not only the introduction of a one-of-a-kind shopping destination for New Yorkers, but also a series of market debuts for the area.

June 17, 2011

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel met with executives from six grocery chains, including Walgreen Co.

March 17, 2011

Walmart has announced two additional store openings for Chicago, bringing the total number of stores it plans to open in the Windy City by 2013 to six.

January 14, 2011

Chicago's City Council on Thursday approved a $1 million property tax break for Costco Wholesale Corp. to build its second store in the city, Chicago Business reported.

December 29, 2010

The last bureaucratic hurdles have been cleared for the construction of San Francisco’s first Target location.The last bureaucratic hurdles have been cleared for the construction of San Francisco’s first Target location.

September 30, 2008

(Oct.1) The 1,500 largest firms in San Francisco can each get a free solar assessment...

April 13, 2008

Wal-Mart, the largest seller of firearms in the country, is striking a deal with New...

February 7, 2008

St. Louis St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay said Thursday that Macy's Inc.'s decision to lay...

April 30, 2007

Opened in 2004, the $285 million Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., town center called Victoria Gardens spans...

December 31, 2006

A year-long battle...