Rob Samtmann | Jun 28, 2011 |

Staples is the Next to Step Down Store Size

Staples U.S. president Demos Pareros said new stores will be about 15,500 sq. ft. to 16,000 sq. ft., down from the current prototype of 18,000 sq. ft (Source: Chain Store Age) Chain Store Age Story

Rob Samtmann | Jun 27, 2011 |

Target to Open in Central PA

Target to open in Hanover PA according to the York Dispatch.  ***************************** Two more restaurants will soon vie for their shares of the crowded dinner lines at Hanover area eateries, and the sated restaurant-goers can follow dinner with a shopping trip to a new Target store. The retailer is the first store expected to be […]

Rob Samtmann | Jun 23, 2011 |

Dick's Going For It

It’s good a retailer is expanding! Dick’s Sporting Goods steps up pace of expansion Dick’s Sporting Goods is stepping up the pace of its expansion, but the company’s chief executive says it’s not yet time to follow the National Hockey League and Major League Baseball across the northern border. “Our expansion will be in the […]

Rob Samtmann | Jun 23, 2011 |

Gap Having Second Thoughts

It appears Gap will be retrenching… Gap to Slash Its Store Count Gap Inc. GPS 0.09% plans to shut more than a fifth of its Gap stores in North America over the next two years, a comedown for the struggling retailer and a stark symbol of the way the tepid recovery and rise of online shopping have altered […]

Rob Samtmann | Jun 23, 2011 |

Remodels and Reporting...Both are Changing

More Remodels and Less Reporting

Rob Samtmann | Jun 23, 2011 |

Get ready Pittsburgh.....hhgregg

hhgregg is coming! HHGREGG opening The Indianapolis-based electronics and appliance chain HHGREGG is opening four stores in the Pittsburgh market next week with grand openings in June. In addition to North Fayette, hhgregg will have stores in Cranberry, West Mifflin and Wilkins.

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