Store Planning/Construction/Facilities

Apr 10, 2012
Ikea said it has officially plugged in the solar energy system installed...
Paramus, N.J. -- Ikea said Tuesday it has officially plugged in the solar...
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Apr 10, 2012
Uniqlo announced that it will open a 29,000-sq.-ft. flagship in San...
New York -- Uniqlo announced that it will open a 29,000-sq.-ft. flagship...
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Apr 10, 2012
Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group and Calloway Real Estate...
Toronto -- Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group and Calloway Real...
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Apr 10, 2012
Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group and Latin American retail real...
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil -- Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group and...
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Apr 10, 2012
Supervalu Inc. reported that it swung to a loss of $424 million in the...
Minneapolis -- Supervalu Inc. reported Tuesday that it swung to a loss of...
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Apr 09, 2012
Japanese apparel retailer Uniqlo will open its first store on the West...
New York -- Japanese apparel retailer Uniqlo will open its first store on...
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Apr 09, 2012
CIM Group announced the acquisition of Block 37, a five-story retail...
Los Angeles -- CIM Group announced the acquisition of Block 37, a five-...
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Store of the Week

Urban Outfitters, New York City

Urban Outfitters has gone big — really big — in New York City, opening a 57,000-sq.-ft. “lifestyle center” store in Manhattan’s Herald Square area. 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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