DSW set to open first South Carolina store
Columbus, Ohio — Footwear/accessories retailer DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse is opening a new store in Columbia, S.C., on May 2. This will mark the entry of the DSW brand into South Carolina.
The company operates 375 stores in 41 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, as well as 347 leased departments for other U.S. retailers.
Dick’s Wings location opens in Florida
Jacksonville, Fla. — American Restaurant Concepts is opening a new Dick’s Wings restaurant in Jacksonville, Fla. The restaurant will operate as a franchise with American Restaurant Corporation serving as franchisor and consulting partner.
Dick’s Wings has 15 full-service and two express restaurants in Florida and Georgia.
Leslie’s Poolmart to grand-open two stores on path to 48
Phoenix — Leslie’s Poolmart, parent to Leslie’s Swimming Pool Supplies, said Monday that it will grand-open two stores on May 3, putting the retailer on track toward opening its previously announced 48 new stores between March and May 2013.
The May 3 grand openings are in Springfield, Pa., and in Oceanside, Calif.