September 8, 2014

Walgreens has named Barry Rosenstein, founder and managing partner of New York City-based hedge fund Jana Partners LLC, to its board of directors.

April 28, 2014

Peter J. Nolan, 55, one of three managing partners of private equity firm Leonard Green & Partners, is leaving his post.

January 7, 2014

The only sure thing about disruption is that it will continue evolving at an increasingly rapid pace and in new and surprising directions. But for a last word, perhaps the industry should consider the following prediction from Nikki Baird, managing partner of RSR Research, on where disruption may be headed for 2014.

August 26, 2013

Brian Kilcourse, managing partner for Retail Systems Research, took some time out at the Orgill Fall Market Friday to deliver a primer on mobile technology as a driving force in the contemporary retail environment.

September 19, 2012

Houston -- Wulfe & Co., managing partner of Blvd Place, said that construction has started on Phase II of the mixed-use development located in The Uptown District of Houston.

Blvd Place will contain retail, office and residential components in an urban environment. This phase of the project is 60% pre-leased and will contain approximately 211,000 sq. ft. of upscale retail, restaurant and office space. The retail space will be anchored by a 48,500-sq.-ft. Whole Foods Market.

August 22, 2011

With summer winding down, retailers are now in the full throes of preparing for the 2011 holiday season. Implicit in their preparations is — or should be — the fact that omni-channel consumers are increasingly dictating the shopping experience and transforming the retail landscape in the process.

June 7, 2011

The mixed-use project MarketStreet Lynnfield continues to forge ahead, as co-developers WS Development and National Development announced on June 6 that Whole Foods Market, Kings and Legal C Bar have signed leases to join the property.

Whole Foods will open a 45,000-sq.-ft. store at MarketStreet Lynnfield, which is located on Route 128/I-95 spanning Exits 42 and 43 in Lynnfield, Mass.

March 28, 2011

By Kenneth H. Marks, founder and managing partner, High Rock Partners

February 16, 2011

Borders Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Wednesday.

December 28, 2010

The retail industry may have been in survival mode for the last two years, but chains finally are loosening purse strings and allocating capital to new technology projects. A

December 14, 2010

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

November 18, 2010

Retailers are continuing to invest in sustainability initiatives, even during tough economic times, according to a new report by RSR Research entitled "Lean and Green: Sustainable Practices Are Changing Retail, Benchmark 2010.”

September 30, 2010

Children learn the importance of “sharing” as early as their kindergarten years. Industry experts...

December 14, 2008

Almost as well-known as the old 3R’s—reading, ’riting and ’rithmetic, the new 3R’s—recycle, reuse...

December 14, 2008

Almost as well-known as the old 3R’s—reading, ’riting and ’rithmetic, the new 3R’s—recycle, reuse and...

August 31, 2008

As the nation’s retail vacancy rates reach decade highs, both healthy and struggling retailers...

July 31, 2008

Shoppers are growing increasingly dissatisfied with the in-store shopping experience, making it harder for...

June 30, 2008

Since the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG) went into effect in 1990,...

December 31, 2007

Robert A. Willett, 60, was the right man in the right place when Best...

July 30, 2007

Striking a balance, whether in a work-life plan, a garden schematic or in a mixed-use...

February 28, 2007

In the early days of the lifestyle center, finding locations was fairly easy. The ideal...

November 9, 2004

New York City, ...