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June 12, 2012

Santa Monica Place, the open-air shopping center in downtown Santa Monica, Calif., has been awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

Santa Monica, Calif. -- Santa Monica Place, the open-air shopping center in downtown Santa Monica, Calif., has been awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

April 26, 2012

By Sam Khalilieh, WD Partners

By Sam Khalilieh, Sam.Khalilieh@WDPartners.com

Study after study has concluded that adding doors to medium temperature coolers (MTC) is a great solution for a variety of issues that plague grocery retailers. Whether looking at energy use, operational costs, product safety, or consumer comfort, there is no down side to adding doors. So why do so many overlook this very basic approach? This question has been puzzling me for a long time.

January 13, 2012

A McDonald's restaurant in Riverside, Calif., has been LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certified.

Riverside, Calif. -- A McDonald's restaurant in Riverside, Calif., has been LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certified. It is the chain’s first location west of the Mississippi, and only the fourth in the United States, to receive the prestigious designation. Other LEED-certified McDonald's restaurants are located in Cary, N.C., Savannah, Ga. and Chicago.

May 12, 2011

Food Lion has opened its third LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)-certified store, in Hope Mills, N.C.

Salisbury, N.C. -- Food Lion has opened its third LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)-certified store, in Hope Mills, N.C.

“By building our third LEED grocery store, we will reduce energy costs by more than 20% compared to a typical supermarket, as well as conserve 40% more water than other Food Lion stores,” said Kyle Mitchell, VP of store development for Delhaize America South. “Food Lion has one of the most advanced retail energy conservation programs in the country.”

December 14, 2010

Retail design firm Callison said Tuesday it has added Shawn Rush as associate principal in the company’s Seattle office.

Seattle -- Retail design firm Callison said Tuesday it has added Shawn Rush as associate principal in the company’s Seattle office.

Rush, a LEED AP, will focus on business development in the Global Retail studio, which includes national accounts and workplace interiors. Her role also consists of identifying developing trends and targeting market opportunities for Callison’s domestic offices.

August 31, 2010

It’s official: After years in the development and pilot phases, LEED (Leadership in Energy...

July 14, 2010

Office Depot said Thursday that its first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for...

May 31, 2010

It would be easy to cave in the face of a downturn and push...

January 13, 2009

Office Depot announced Wednesday that its sustainable retail store prototype has received a Leadership in...

December 31, 2008

Contrary to popular belief, being green doesn’t mean you have to go into the...

November 20, 2008

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the opening of the public comment period for...

August 31, 2008

Think green building is a fad? Think again, advised Justin Doak, manager, retail sector,...

May 31, 2008

Two recently released studies confirm what sustainability advocates have been saying for some time:...

May 19, 2008

Office Depot Tuesday announced that it has achieved volume pre-certification under the pilot Leadership in...

January 29, 2008

Somerville, Mass.-based Arrowstreet,...

January 29, 2008

Retail design firm Callison announced the promotion of staff members to the role of...