August 4, 2015

Consumers don’t see “channels.” They are time-starved and information-rich, and use technology that they carry around in their pockets and purses to find the best solutions to their lifestyle needs.

August 4, 2015

CVS Health is showing no signs of slowing down.

August 4, 2015

Some shopping centers are getting dog friendly.

August 4, 2015

In recent years, a very old practice has gotten some new attention: design is once again ascendant in the world of commercial development.

August 4, 2015

Office Depot is accelerating its previously announced plan to close at least 400 stores as the retailer awaits its acquisition by Staples.

August 4, 2015

Retail is becoming an increasingly hot market for hosted cloud computing providers. Some of those providers, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the Aliyun cloud division of Alibaba, are operated by retailers.

August 3, 2015

Uniqlo, the fast-growing fast-fashion division of Japan’s Fast Retailing, is expanding its relationship with Disney Consumer Products.

August 3, 2015

Retail’s continuing transformation and complex landscape now centers on the convergence of digital and physical channels, otherwise known as “digical."

August 3, 2015

Retail’s continuing transformation and complex landscape now centers on the convergence of digital and physical channels, otherwise known as “digical."

July 31, 2015

The Association for Retail Environments is bullish on the future.

July 30, 2015

A transformation is underway. Branch Properties is in the midst of a $40.8 million redevelopment of the largest (and oldest) retail shopping center in Palm Coast, Florida.

July 30, 2015

Baker Katz, an X Team International partner and full-service commercial real estate brokerage firm, has acquired a 4.5-acre property with plans to renovate two existing buildings totaling 33,000-sq.-ft. in Atascocita, in the Greater Houston area.

July 30, 2015

J. Crew Group’s new value-priced store concept has announced a second location.

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 29, 2015

The TJX Cos. Inc. apparently has a taste for vegemite.

July 28, 2015

A veteran retailer with experience in running big national chains has joined City Sports as its new chief executive.

July 28, 2015

Customer expectations of the store have changed dramatically in the last few years as constant connectivity has changed the way consumers live their lives.

July 28, 2015

The push vs. pull debate has now crossed into mobile marketing and, similar to discussions regarding email marketing and other online initiatives, each approach offers pros and cons.

July 28, 2015

Hilco Merchant Resources LLC (HMR), a provider of retail disposition services such as liquidation and acquisitions, has purchased online retail and daily deal e-commerce platform Deal Genius LLC.

July 28, 2015

Supervalu Inc. is considering spinning off its highly successful Save-A-Lot discount grocery chain into a separate company.

July 27, 2015

With plenty of last year's supplies stowed in the closet and the option to restock at-will, back-to-school shoppers may be in no hurry to fill their shopping baskets by August. 

July 27, 2015

Lowe's Canada announced the appointment of Gregor Stuart to the new position of VP, supply chain, effective July 27.

July 24, 2015

Gap Inc. is supporting front-end omnichannel retail operations with back-end seamless inventory capabilities.

July 24, 2015

Trademark Property Co. has broken ground on the second phase of redevelopment at its Saddle Creek shopping center in Germantown, Tennessee, focusing on enhancements to the north side of the property.