Big Lots to Times Square Mall, Mount Vernon, Ill.
Mount Vernon, Ill. — Big Lots has signed a lease for 32,022 sq. ft. at Times Square Mall in Mount Vernon, Ill., about 80 miles east of St. Louis. The store is slated to open in the first quarter of 2014.
Dick’s Sporting Goods to Oakwood Center in Gretna, La.
Pittsburgh — Dick’s Sporting Goods has announced the grand opening weekend of its new location in Oakwood Center in Gretna, La., beginning Sept. 13.
The Gretna location will be the retailer’s fifth store in Louisiana and its 530th nationwide.
Fractured Prune Doughnuts plans 50 new stores
Ocean City, Md. — Fractured Prune Doughnuts has announced a national expansion projecting 50 new store agreements in the next six months. The next Fractured Prune will open in St. George, Utah, on Sept. 24.
The brightly colored doughnut shops promote always hot doughnuts, available all ways and offers 15 glazes and 15 toppings.