January 12, 2015

The National Retail Federation announced that The Container Store chairman and CEO Kip Tindell has been elected chairman of the NRF board of directors and chairman of its executive committee, succeeding Stephen I. Sadove, retired chairman and CEO of Saks, Inc.

November 24, 2014

The Container Store has long been lauded as one of the places to work—and now it looks like it’s also a great place to get married.

November 24, 2014

The Container Store has long been lauded as one of the places to work—and now it looks like it’s also a great place to get married.

November 21, 2014

Forest City Ratner Companies, owner and developer of Westchester’s Ridge Hill in Yonkers, New York, announced that The Container Store will occupy 25,000 sq. ft. on Market Street across from The Whole Foods Market Yonkers. 

September 26, 2014

The Container Store has hired Pete Lodwick as VP and general counsel.

September 26, 2014

The Container Store has hired Pete Lodwick as VP and general counsel.

July 10, 2014

The Container Store has made POP!, its customer loyalty and engagement, available in its 66 existing stores and on its website.

July 8, 2014

The Container Store posted a 0.8% decline in same-store sales in the first quarter, its first decline in the metric in 16 quarters.

July 8, 2014

The Container Store posted a 0.8% decline in same-store sales in the first quarter, its first decline in the metric in 16 quarters.

April 29, 2014

The Container Store increased net income by about 800% year-over-year during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013, to $18.34 million from $2.09 million.

March 4, 2014

By most accounts, 2013 was a banner year for IPOs. According to Renaissance Capital, a total of 222 companies went public in 2013, marking the best year for the IPO market since 2000. As we predicted in a previous article in Chain Store Age, the retail and consumer products industry played a key role in this IPO activity, accounting for 19 offerings and $8.3 billion in proceeds. This marked a notable increase from the number of offerings seen in 2012 (15) and 2011 (12), according to Renaissance Capital.

November 1, 2013

The Container Store on Friday, Nov. 1, began trading on the New York Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol “TCS.”

October 9, 2013

E-commerce solution-provider Borderfree said it has partnered with The Container Store to expand the chain’s international e-commerce reach in time for the holidays.

September 30, 2013

The Container Store late Monday filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public stock offering.

August 27, 2013

Let the games begin.

Retailers are gearing up for the Super Bowl of the holiday-selling season, when stores generate up to 40% of their annual sales and boost their staffs in light of the heightened shopping spree.

As technology reshapes the retail landscape at a dizzying pace, it’s also advancing the art and science of aligning sales and traffic patterns with in-store labor — particularly crucial during the make-or-break winter selling period.

June 13, 2013

The Container Store has launched an upgraded mobile web experience in partnership with mobile and multichannel technology provider Usablenet.

April 1, 2013

Talend said Monday that The Container Store is deploying Talend Enterprise Data Integration to simplify, standardize and move data across multiple platforms.

February 21, 2013

The SPECS conference, presented each year by Chain Store Age, will debut a real estate track as part of the 49th annual event.

February 13, 2013

Apple, Costco and The Container Store top the “2012 100 Best Retailers To Work For” list compiled by The Retail Life online retail community, which was developed by Headway Workforce Solutions. DSW and American Eagle outfitters round out the top five.

February 13, 2013

Apple, Costco and The Container Store top the “2012 100 Best Retailers To Work For” list compiled by The Retail Life online retail community, which was developed by Headway Workforce Solutions. DSW and American Eagle outfitters round out the top five.

January 31, 2013

The Container Store is expanding its presence in Florida with three new locations set to open in 2013.

July 10, 2012

The Container Store said it will open three Florida locations in 2013 – in Orlando, Tampa and Boca Raton – joining its two existing Sunshine State stores in Hallandale Beach and Miami.

July 6, 2012

Kudos to The Container Store for considering the human element in the technology it deploys.

June 25, 2012

The Container Store has selected the Retail Enterprise Suite signage solution from Episys to produce high-quality signage and boost promotional effectiveness and customer service across its stores nationwide.