New Sam’s Club opens in Glen Carbon, Ill.
Bentonville, Ark. – A new Sam’s Club store will open in Glen Carbon, Ill.. on Aug. 29. The store will feature a full-service pharmacy, an optical department and also debut the new Sam’s Club Hearing Aid Center, offering technology in hearing aid and personal listening devices with access to a certified audiologist.
The 136,000-sq.-ft. store will use LED lighting, including in the cooler, freezer box doors and jewelry counter that is 70% more efficient than traditional fluorescent lighting.
Conn’s opens stores in Ariz., Texas
The Woodlands, Texas – Conn’s Inc. opens two new HomePlus stores on Tuesday in Tempe, Ariz., and Houston. The new Conn’s HomePlus store format showcases furniture and mattresses in addition to consumer electronics and home appliances.
The stores are located at 5000 Arizona Mills Circle, Tempe, and 9567 South Main Street, Houston. The Arizona Mills Mall location is Conn’s third new store in the Phoenix metropolitan market and fourth location in Arizona.
Transwestern fills new tenant advisory post
Houston — Transwestern has announced that Amber Strang has joined the firm as executive managing director of tenant advisory services. In her newly created role, Strang will pursue multi-market business and work to enhance client services. Strang will also serve on Transwestern’s board of directors and executive committee.
Strang comes to Transwestern from Cushman & Wakefield, where she was managing director of corporate occupier and investor services for the 22-state central region. She also served as senior vice president of global corporate solutions and local brokerage at Jones Lang LaSalle.