Store Planning/Construction/Facilities

Mar 29, 2012
A report in the Houston Chronicle said that grocer Trader Joe’s is opening...
Houston -- A report in the Houston Chronicle said that grocer Trader Joe...
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Mar 29, 2012
Target Corp. announced the location of its first 12 stores in Quebec.
Minneapolis -- Target Corp. announced Thursday the location of its first...
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Mar 29, 2012
In a move to tighten its footprint and reduce costs, Best Buy Co. said it...
Minneapolis -- In a move to tighten its footprint and reduce costs, Best...
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Mar 28, 2012
A 120,000-sq.-ft. former Macy’s building was demolished on Wednesday, as...
Chestnut Hill, Mass. -- A 120,000-sq.-ft. former Macy’s building was...
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Mar 28, 2012
New York City-based Modell’s Sporting Goods said it will open a new 7,000-...
Paterson, N.J. -- New York City-based Modell’s Sporting Goods said...
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Mar 28, 2012
Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group said that its Premium Outlets...
Phoenix -- Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group said Wednesday that its...
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Mar 28, 2012
Family Dollar Stores Inc.'s second-quarter earnings rose 10.7% as...
Matthews, N.C. -- Family Dollar Stores Inc.'s second-quarter earnings rose...
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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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