Store Planning/Construction/Facilities

Sep 01, 2011
Toys “R” Us will open fewer holiday pop-up stores this year, Reuters...
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Sep 01, 2011
Office Depot is expanding into the Caribbean as part of its franchise...
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Sep 01, 2011
Seattle's Best Coffee, which is owned by Starbucks, has opened 12 stores...
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Aug 31, 2011
The Yankee Candle Co. has opened its first company-owned retail stores in...
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Aug 31, 2011
Wal-Mart Stores said it will build its first neighborhood market in...
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Aug 31, 2011
Cree has acquired Ruud Lighting, a supplier of LED outdoor lighting, at an...
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Aug 31, 2011
Specialty grocer The Fresh Market reported Wednesday that net income for...
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Store of the Week

H&M, New York

H&M's new 57,000-sq.-ft. flagship on Fifth Avenue is the fast-fashion retailer's largest store in the world, and also its most upscale. 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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