Store Planning/Construction/Facilities

Nov 23, 2011
Casual footwear-retailer Crocs debuted its new concept store, with...
Niwot, Colo. -- Casual footwear-retailer Crocs debuted its new concept...
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Nov 23, 2011
Olympia Sports has opened its 200th store, in Dunkirk, Md., at Dunkirk...
Westbrook, Maine -- Olympia Sports has opened its 200th store, in Dunkirk...
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Nov 23, 2011
Rose Paving Co., a leader in national parking lot management, has been...
Bridgeview, Ill. -- Rose Paving Co., a leader in national parking lot...
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Nov 23, 2011
Gap Inc. on Thursday opened its first store in Poland, in Warsaw’s Arkadia...
New York City -- Gap Inc. on Thursday opened its first store in Poland, in...
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Nov 22, 2011
1-800-Flowers.com announced Tuesday the signing of a 45-store franchise...
Carle Place, N.Y. -- 1-800-Flowers.com announced Tuesday the signing of a...
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Nov 22, 2011
A new retail concept, Wonder!, has opened it first location in Deerfield,...
New York City -- A new retail concept, Wonder!, has opened it first...
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Nov 22, 2011
Kohl’s Corp. was recognized with its third Green Power Partner of the Year...
Menomonee Falls, Wis. -- Kohl’s Corp. was recognized with its third...
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Store of the Week

Oakley, New York City

Oakley describes its new Fifth Avenue flagship as a “disruptive display of science wrapped in art.” From its tectonic-plated exterior to its floating digital ceiling, the store dazzles with its combination of technological innovation and customization. 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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