Store Planning/Construction/Facilities

May 10, 2012
Chocolatier Lindt said Thursday it has opened its new flagship Lindt...
New York -- Chocolatier Lindt said Thursday it has opened its new flagship...
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May 10, 2012
MinuteClinic announced the debut of two walk-in medical clinics inside CVS...
Woonsocket, R.I. -- MinuteClinic announced on Thursday the debut of two...
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May 09, 2012
Online retailer Piperlime, a division of Gap Inc., will open its first...
San Francisco -- Online retailer Piperlime, a division of Gap Inc., will...
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May 09, 2012
British lifestyle brand Superdry USA on May 9 debuted its largest North...
New York -- British lifestyle brand Superdry USA on May 9 debuted its...
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May 08, 2012
As plus-size apparel retailer Avenue Stores emerges from bankruptcy under...
New York -- As plus-size apparel retailer Avenue Stores emerges from...
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May 08, 2012
Ikea said that it has begun construction on the expansion of its current...
Ontario -- Ikea said Tuesday that it has begun construction on the...
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May 08, 2012
DSW Inc. said that its newest store, located in the State Street shopping...
Columbus, Ohio -- DSW Inc. said Tuesday that its newest store, located in...
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Store of the Week

Cole Haan, Tokyo

A brand known for its American craftsmanship has opened a flagship in the heart of the Ginza, one of the premier shopping districts in Tokyo. More...

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Industry Viewpoints

Retail Construction Evolved

By Jason Christoff, PE, LEED AP BD+C

The way business is executed within the retail construction industry may never be the same. The Great Recession is finally behind us, but it has changed how retailers deliver stores, as well as how architecture and engineering professionals design them. Read More.

Retail Store of the Year

Chain Store Age presents the winners of its 33rd annual Retail Store of the Year design competition in a slideshow format. See slideshows and credits

StoreSpaces Newsletter—Top Story


Moody’s: Physical stores key to retailers’ online growth strategy
A physical store presence is key to most retailers for their online growth strategy, according to a new report by Moody’s Investor Services. Based on existing data, Moody’s estimate online sales as a percent of total retail sales are just 6% today, and will increase to 7.1% by 2016, and potentially reach a double-digit (mid-teens) share of the total retail sales pie in about five years.
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