Retailers making headlines with store expansion plans include new players as well as global powerhouses. Just in the starting gate is Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, a new specialty grocery format featuring value-priced healthy and organic offerings.
The future looks bright for retail stores. That’s the conclusion of a new report by the International Council of Shopping Centers.
Ashley Furniture HomeStore, the largest furniture retailer in the U.S., celebrated the opening of its 500th store in Longview, Texas, on Feb. 21.
PlayNetwork, a leading innovator in branded entertainment media experiences, is expanding its global reach with the announcement of its new Hong Kong office.
Stein Mart plans to open 10 new stores this year as part of the company's largest store expansion since 2007.
Wal-Mart de Mexico reportedly plans to increase business investment 7% during fiscal 2014 as it shifts focus from opening new stores to remodeling existing stores.
Interbrand announced that it has acquired one of the United Kingdom’s leading international retail design consultancies, HMKM.
Starbucks is expanding its Evolution Fresh cold-pressed juice to more than 360 corporate stores in the Chicago and greater Midwest areas.
Tim Hortons is unveiling a strategic four-year growth plan for 2014-2018 called “Winning in the New Era.”
Macy's Inc.'s fourth-quarter profit increased 11%, but the chain’s sales missed forecasts as ongoing winter storms caused a sales slump in January.