Dunkin’ Donuts opens on Kansas Turnpike
Canton, Mass. — Dunkin’ Donuts continues its growth in non-traditional locations with the opening of two locations on the Kansas Turnpike with franchisee Rosenfield Restaurants. A third is scheduled to debut in October.
“Bringing Dunkin’ Donuts to service plazas around the country is just one great example of how our brand is taking successful elements of our traditional locations and translating them into alternative points of distribution,” said Grant Benson, VP of franchising and business development, Dunkin’ Brands.
Dunkin’ Donuts currently has over 500 non-traditional locations, including mass transit stations, travel centers, supermarkets, college campuses and military bases.
Dick’s Sporting Goods to open in Duluth, Minn.
Pittsburgh — Dick’s Sporting Goods will celebrate the opening of its new store in Duluth, Minn., beginning on Sept. 6.
The Duluth location will be the retailer’s ninth store in the state of Minnesota and its 529th nationwide.
JLL adds tenant rep in Chicago
Chicago — Jones Lang LaSalle has brought on Adam Cody as a VP in its Chicago office. He will work with executive VPs Lew Kornberg and Walter Wahlfeldt to expand the firm’s retail tenant representation capabilities.
Cody joins JLL from SRS Real Estate Partners with more than 10 years of experience supporting national retailers in expansions and dispositions, go-to-market site selection and relocations and new and existing lease transactions for retailers such as Discount Tire, J.C. Penney, Toys “R” Us, Verizon Wireless, 7-Eleven, Corner Bakery and AutoNation.