Store Planning / Construction / Facilities

07/24/2014 - 8:12am

Sainsbury’s has entered into a unique arrangement that closes the loop on food recycling. Its store in Cannock, Staffordshire, England, has come off the country’s national power grid for day-to-day electricity consumption and is running on power generated solely from food waste from Sainsbury’s supermarkets across the United Kingdom.

07/23/2014 - 4:47pm

Macy’s reported a series of new initiatives in its multi-year strategic program to enhance environmental sustainability, including a plan to begin replacing fluorescent fixtures in its store with LEDs.

07/23/2014 - 4:36pm

Interbrand, a leading global brand consultancy, announced Wednesday that Lee Carpenter is leaving his current position as CEO of the North America region.

07/23/2014 - 4:30pm

Sportsman’s Warehouse Inc. is opening a store in Spokane, Washington, in early 2015.

07/23/2014 - 11:20am

Starbucks is opening three new stores in Hanoi, Vietnam.

07/23/2014 - 11:12am

Sam’s Club will open a new store in Oxford, Alabama, on July 24. The store will bring 170 jobs to the community

07/23/2014 - 10:45am

Target Corp. on Sunday, July 27, will unveil its small-store format, TargetExpress, in Minneapolis.

07/22/2014 - 5:09pm

Footwear maker Crocs Inc., best known for its colorful plastic clogs, announced a major restructuring that includes closing stores and job cutbacks.

07/22/2014 - 5:01pm

Lowe's announced plans to locate a customer support center in Indianapolis, creating up to 1,000 new jobs by 2016.

07/22/2014 - 4:51pm

Staples has leased a 14,000 sq. ft. space at North Village Shopping Center in North Brunswick, N.J. Levin Management, exclusive leasing and managing agent for the 132,000-sq.-ft. center, negotiated the lease.