Store Planning/Construction/Facilities

Mar 14, 2012
Ikea Canada said that it has turned its focus to sustainability in Canada...
Burlington, Ontario -- Ikea Canada said that it has turned its focus to...
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Mar 14, 2012
Francesca's Holdings Corp. reported Tuesday that profit for the fourth...
Houston -- Francesca's Holdings Corp. reported Tuesday that profit for the...
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Mar 13, 2012
Chicago-based General Growth Properties and Montgomery, Ala.-based Jim...
Hoover, Ala. -- Chicago-based General Growth Properties and Montgomery,...
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Mar 13, 2012
Urban Outfitters Inc. reported that profit for the fourth quarter fell to...
Philadelphia -- Urban Outfitters Inc. reported Monday that profit for the...
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Mar 12, 2012
Barnes & Noble Inc. said that it plans to expand an in-store pilot...
New York City -- Barnes & Noble Inc. said Monday that it plans to...
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Mar 12, 2012
Dunkin' Donuts announced Monday the signing of a multi-unit store...
Canton, Mass. -- Dunkin' Donuts announced Monday the signing of a multi-...
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Mar 12, 2012
Whole Foods Market will open a store in Lynnwood, Wash., on March 15.
Lynnwood, Wash. -- Whole Foods Market will open a store in Lynnwood, Wash...
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Fendi, New York City

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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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