Jones Lang LaSalle acquires Surge
New York — As part of a continuing effort to expand its retail platform, Jones Lang LaSalle has acquired Surge Retail International, a New York/Boston-based specialty retail tenant brokerage.
The price was undisclosed.
Meijer opens first supercenter in Detroit
Grand Rapids, Mich. — Meijer has opened a 190,000-sq.-ft. supercenter at the Gateway Marketplace shopping center located in the Michigan State Fairgrounds.
The new supercenter includes a grocery and full-service pharmacy with a drive-through.
The Dump to open two new stores
New York — The Dump Furniture Store plans to open a 134,000-sq.-ft. outlet in Lombard, Ill. and a 215,000-sq.-ft. warehouse in Addison, Ill. over the summer.
With 11 locations, the big-box retailer offers discounted famous-name furniture in stores open only on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.