July 1, 2015

Academy Sports is marking a company milestone this week when it opens a store in Tupelo, Miss., on July 3.

June 12, 2015

Publix is exploring the possibility of opening smaller format stores in the North Florida area, according to the Gainesville Sun.

June 10, 2015

Value priced teen retailer Five Below is making a big splash in the Sunshine State this month with the opening of nine stores there as the company continues to expand across the country.

June 9, 2015

Amazon.com is going big in Texas with the announcement of the construction of yet another fulfillment center in Dallas. 

May 29, 2015

Outdoor specialty retailer Gander Mountain remains on a path for national expansion with its recently opened store in El Paso giving the operator of 160 units its westernmost presence. 

May 20, 2015

A legal veteran of Abercrombie & Fitch and Harvard Law grad has been named general counsel for Big Lots. 

May 15, 2015

Big Lots employees in Ohio will be going to work for their communities in 2015, but not in a retail store. 

May 15, 2015

Simon Property Group will expand several shopping centers in the United States, with plans to invest approximately $1 billion annually in renovations.

April 30, 2015

Gene Operle, Regional Sales Manager for Hallandale Beach, Fla.-based Loco Brands, participated in ECRM’s recent Snack & Dry Grocery Event in Jacksonville, Fla.

April 28, 2015

Hy-Vee is joining the legion of grocery chains with online ordering, delivery and store pickup. 

April 8, 2015

Japanese retailer Uniqlo's U.S. expansion is picking up speed as the company prepares to open its first-ever stores in the Seattle, Denver and Washington, D.C.

March 24, 2015

The nation’s largest retailer of swimming pool supplies and equipment continued its march toward 1,000 units this month with five new locations in Florida and a new prototype near its Phoenix headquarters.

March 17, 2015

After opening its first stores in Alabama this month, tween and teen retailer Five Below is taking Kentucky off its expansion list next, with new stores there opening this week.

March 17, 2015

A focus on efficiency and improved customer engagement helped True Value boost same store sales and report its strongest growth in 20 years.

February 27, 2015

Kohl’s is sponsoring a Milwaukee-area school grant program for the third year in a row.

February 11, 2015

Duluth Trading Company has promoted Stephanie Pugliese to president and chief executive officer.

January 28, 2015

After a 2014 review found inefficiencies in its supply chain and logistics network, Rite Aid Corp. consolidated three distribution centers. Now the company is going in a new direction. 

January 12, 2015

After posting stronger than expected holiday sales, Burlington Stores Inc. has named a new chief financial officer.

December 9, 2014

Burlington Stores Inc. CEO Tom Kingsbury reported an unexpected sales spike in the third quarter, prompting the company to enthusiastically boost its outlook for the year. 

November 11, 2014

Former Costco executive Robert Craves died last week shortly after being diagnosed with cancer, The Seattle Times reported. He was 72.

October 14, 2014

Online referral service provider Angie’s List plans to increase the size of its headquarters in Indianapolis and increase the workforce to 2,800 people within five years.

October 10, 2014

Giant Eagle celebrated the grand opening of its newest Market District in Strongsville, Ohio. The Strongsville Market District will be the first Market District location serving the west side of Cleveland.

October 9, 2014

Campbell Soup Company has designated Brandywine Realty Trust as the developer of the mixed use development for Camden’s Gateway District. Campbell, the State of New Jersey, the County and City of Camden announced plans to develop the area adjacent to the company’s world headquarters in February 2007 with Campbell designated as the master redeveloper of the project.

October 9, 2014

Texas and the Carolinas drove the strongest sales at Stein Mart in September, while California, Arizona and the Northeast performed lower than the chain.