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August 13, 2012

A Monday report by Reuters said that French retailer Auchan has entered into a franchise agreement with Max Hypermarket, India.

Dubai, India -- A Monday report by Reuters said that French retailer Auchan has entered into a franchise agreement with Max Hypermarket, India.

Max operates 13 hypermarkets in India, which will be rebranded as Auchan stores in early 2013.

The pair said they plan to open 12-15 new stores annually across India. Because Max Hypermarket India Ltd is controlled by retail and hospitality company Landmark Group, which operates hypermarkets under the Max brand only in India and therefore is not restricted under foreign ownership regulations.

August 13, 2012

A Monday report by Reuters said that French retailer Auchan has entered into a franchise agreement with Max Hypermarket, India.

Dubai, India -- A Monday report by Reuters said that French retailer Auchan has entered into a franchise agreement with Max Hypermarket, India.

Max operates 13 hypermarkets in India, which will be rebranded as Auchan stores in early 2013.

The pair said they plan to open 12-15 new stores annually across India. Because Max Hypermarket India Ltd is controlled by retail and hospitality company Landmark Group, which operates hypermarkets under the Max brand only in India and therefore is not restricted under foreign ownership regulations.

June 7, 2012

Kate Spade New York announced that it will buy its Japanese JV partner Sanei International’s 51% share in Kate Spade Japan.

New York -- Kate Spade New York announced Thursday that it will buy its Japanese JV partner Sanei International’s 51% share in Kate Spade Japan.

The move, said Kate Spade, is part of an aggressive international push that includes recent store openings in the United Kingdom, Dubai and Kuwait, as well as further expansion into Brazil with additional store openings in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo planned for this summer.

June 7, 2012

Kate Spade New York announced that it will buy its Japanese JV partner Sanei International’s 51% share in Kate Spade Japan.

New York -- Kate Spade New York announced Thursday that it will buy its Japanese JV partner Sanei International’s 51% share in Kate Spade Japan.

The move, said Kate Spade, is part of an aggressive international push that includes recent store openings in the United Kingdom, Dubai and Kuwait, as well as further expansion into Brazil with additional store openings in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo planned for this summer.

April 25, 2012

One of the biggest storylines in retail over the past few months has been the legitimately good news that retailers are finally back in the hunt for space.

By Jason S. Baker

April 25, 2012

One of the biggest storylines in retail over the past few months has been the legitimately good news that retailers are finally back in the hunt for space.

By Jason S. Baker

April 20, 2012

London has reclaimed the number one position as the most targeted market for international retailers, according to a survey by global property adviser CBRE.

New York -- London has reclaimed the number one position as the most targeted market for international retailers, according to a survey by global property adviser CBRE. It was followed by Dubai, New York City, Moscow and Paris.

April 20, 2012

London has reclaimed the number one position as the most targeted market for international retailers, according to a survey by global property adviser CBRE.

New York -- London has reclaimed the number one position as the most targeted market for international retailers, according to a survey by global property adviser CBRE. It was followed by Dubai, New York City, Moscow and Paris.

April 20, 2012

London has reclaimed the number one position as the most targeted market for international retailers, according to a survey by global property adviser CBRE.

New York -- London has reclaimed the number one position as the most targeted market for international retailers, according to a survey by global property adviser CBRE. It was followed by Dubai, New York City, Moscow and Paris.

December 3, 2010

Loehmann's Holdings filed a Chapter 11 reorganization plan that includes a stock-rights offering backed by its Dubai-based owner, according to a Friday report by Bloomberg.

New York City -- Loehmann's Holdings filed a Chapter 11 reorganization plan that includes a stock-rights offering backed by its Dubai-based owner, according to a Friday report by Bloomberg. The plan also includes a requirement that the Loehmann’s seek approval to sell its assets.

December 1, 2010

Aéropostale has turned up the retail wattage in Manhattan’s Times Square, opening a global flagship in the heart of the tourist Mecca.

Aéropostale has turned up the retail wattage in Manhattan’s Times Square, opening a global flagship in the heart of the tourist Mecca. The two-level, 19,000-sq.-ft. space — the teen retailer’s largest store yet — is designed to raise the chain’s profile and serve as a platform for its international expansion. The company is on track to have 50 stores in Canada and 10 in Dubai by year’s end.

October 25, 2010

Aeropostale on Friday opened the doors to its largest store to date: a two-level, 19,000-sq.-ft. global flagship in the heart of New York City’s Times Square.

New York City  -- Aeropostale on Friday opened the doors to its largest store to date: a two-level, 19,000-sq.-ft. global flagship in the heart of New York City’s Times Square. The store is intended to raise the teen retailer’s profile and serve as a platform for its international expansion. By the end of this year, it expects to have 50 stores in Canada and 10 in Dubai.

October 22, 2010

Aeropostale is betting big on New York City’s Times Square, opening a 19,000-sq.-ft. global flagship -- its largest unit and second street front location to date -- in the heart of the tourist Mecca.

Aeropostale is betting big on New York City’s Times Square, opening a 19,000-sq.-ft. global flagship -- its largest unit and second street front location to date -- in the heart of the tourist Mecca. It’s estimated that Times Square gets two million visitors on a daily basis.

October 20, 2010

Aeropostale on Friday opened the doors to its largest store to date: a two-level, 19,000-sq.-ft....

October 14, 2010

Discount department store retailer Loehmann's said late Thursday that it will shutter as many as...

March 17, 2010

Destination Maternity Corp. will open a store in Dubai....

January 4, 2010

Macy's announced on Tuesday that it is gearing up to close five stores, mostly in...

January 22, 2009

Barneys New York may be on the selling block, yet again. Not even two years...

September 21, 2008

Macy's Inc. said Monday it will open Bloomingdale's stores for the first time outside the...

September 21, 2008

Macy's Inc. said Monday it will open Bloomingdale's stores for the first time outside the...

June 3, 2008

Saks Inc. announced the opening of a 15,000-sq.-ft. Saks Fifth Avenue men’s store at...

June 3, 2008

Saks Inc. announced the opening of a 15,000-sq.-ft. Saks Fifth Avenue men’s store at...

May 12, 2008

Barneys New York announced Tuesday the resignation of Howard Socol, 62, as chairman, president and...

October 29, 2007

Washington, D.C., Icelandic...

September 9, 2007

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