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November 18, 2013

Trabocco Kitchen and Cocktails, a new restaurant founded by Alameda residents Chef Giuseppe Naccarelli, a native of Palombaro, Italy, and his wife Christine, will open Nov. 18 at South Shore Center in Alameda.

Alameda, Calif. — Trabocco Kitchen and Cocktails, a new restaurant founded by Alameda residents Chef Giuseppe Naccarelli, a native of Palombaro, Italy, and his wife Christine, will open Nov. 18 at South Shore Center in Alameda. The 4,700-sq.-ft. restaurant is located in Center Court, the shopping center’s main plaza.

January 13, 2012

Ron Eigenbrod, founder & CEO of Lightstat Inc., Pleasant Valley, Conn., died suddenly at his New Hartford home on Christmas Eve of a heart attack.

New York City -- Ron Eigenbrod, founder & CEO of Lightstat Inc., Pleasant Valley, Conn., died suddenly at his New Hartford home on Christmas Eve of a heart attack. He was 59.

October 10, 2011

On March 22, 2011, Canadian retailer tb!s The Bargain Shop named top American retail executive Beryl “Jack” Buley as its new president and CEO.

On March 22, 2011, Canadian retailer tb!s The Bargain Shop named top American retail executive Beryl “Jack” Buley as its new president and CEO.  A week later, on March 29, I sat down with Buley to discuss his new position for our then-upcoming June/July issue.  Eight weeks later, he was dead.

April 13, 2011

New concepts remain the lifeblood of retail. A child- and mom-friendly apparel specialty store, two Canadian imports, an iconic 102-year-old brand and a Polish cosmetics giant are among the latest companies looking to make their mark on the nation’s retail scene. The five up-and-comers are profiled here.


March 7, 2011

Like novelists intent on creating lively protagonists, today’s retailers love to pen vivid descriptions of the all-important “core customer.”

By Joseph R. Bona, joseph@cbx.com

November 18, 2010

Former Walmart executive Jack Shewmaker passed away Wednesday evening.

ROGERS, Ark. -- Former Walmart executive Jack Shewmaker passed away Wednesday evening. He was 72.

Shewmaker began his career at Walmart in 1970 and rose steadily through the ranks of the company, serving in numerous capacities, including district manager; VP security (now known as loss prevention); VP store operations; EVP store operations, personnel and merchandise; CFO; and president and COO. Shewmaker retired from the company in1988, but continued as a member of Walmart’s board of directors.

January 6, 2009

Lebhar-Friedman Inc., parent company of Chain Store Age, last month named Gary Esposito as publisher...

November 30, 2008

To say that Jeff Lubell has a passion for denim is an understatement.“I’ve always been...

November 4, 2008

Apple announced that Tony Fadell, an executive in charge of the company's iPod division, is...

August 31, 2008

Thunder Mountain Harley-Davidson, in Loveland, Colo., has reduced its annual energy bills 25% by...

February 14, 2008

William Modell, the head of the family-owned Modell's Sporting Goods chain, has died at age 86....

November 30, 2007

An extensive background in textiles combined with an inventive mind helped Craig Rubin revolutionize the...

November 30, 2007

When Dave Dreiling graduated from Kansas State University in 1989 with a degree in marketing,...

September 30, 2007

Ioriginally planned to write this column about the merits and drawbacks of the U.S. Green...

May 31, 2007

Of all the assets on the store floor, the most valuable is the associate representing...

May 31, 2007

When was the last time a washer/dryer combination stopped you dead in your tracks? It...

December 31, 2006

New leadership is...

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