Store Planning/Construction/Facilities

May 19, 2011
J.C. Penney Co. announced Thursday that it will up its participation in...
Plano, Texas -- J.C. Penney Co. announced Thursday that it will up its...
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May 19, 2011
As part of its $114.8 million federal stimulus grant to construct the...
Chicago -- As part of its $114.8 million federal stimulus grant to...
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May 18, 2011
Nordstrom announced it will open a 42,222-sq.-ft. Nordstrom Rack at...
Seattle --Nordstrom announced it will open a 42,222-sq.-ft. Nordstrom Rack...
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May 18, 2011
Efficient Energy America (E2America) announced that Platinum Corral, a...
Wilmington, N.C. -- Efficient Energy America (E2America) announced that...
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May 18, 2011
KFC is looking to earn LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...
Indianapolis -- KFC is looking to earn LEED (Leadership in Energy and...
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May 18, 2011
Shopping center owner and developer Developers Diversified Realty Corp....
Beachwood, Ohio -- Shopping center owner and developer Developers...
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May 17, 2011
Edible Arrangements announced on Tuesday aggressive expansion plans, with...
Wallingford, Conn. -- Edible Arrangements announced on Tuesday aggressive...
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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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