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Bed Bath & Beyond to reopen 600 stores by June 13; expanding contactless curbside pickup

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. is getting ready to welcome back customers to its stores amid surging digital sales. 

Chain Store Age will be closed on Memorial Day

The offices of Chain Store Age will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day. Daybreaker will resume publishing on Tuesday, May 26.

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PREIT CEO thinks J.C. Penney can stay alive with a scaled-down format

PREIT CEO Joseph Coradino, who several years ago began buying back department store space in the company’s malls and filling them with more viable retail concepts, now thinks we may not have seen the last of J.C. Penney.


Open spaces, clean lines, new materials could mark stores of the future.

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Chicken Salad Chick has its eye on Texas.

Foot Locker

Foot Locker reported a much wider-than-expected fiscal first-quarter loss as its stores went dark during the pandemic and is temporarily suspending its cash dividend.

Target has become the first mass merchandise retailer to enable direct purchases via Instagram.

A leading e-commerce platform is collaborating with a third-party omnichannel returns platform to enhance retailers’ reverse logistics capabilities.

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Given that all Best Buy’s physical stores were closed for six weeks of the quarter and that it sells mostly bigger ticket discretionary products, a sales decline of 6.3% is nothing short of a remarkable result.

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