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Burger King to roll out new store model

Published Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Miami-based Burger King is placing a premium on customer choice with a new look for its restaurants.

Another 'Bealls' buys Stage Stores IP and other assets for $7M

Published Friday, October 30, 2020
  • Bealls Inc. bought Stage Stores' intellectual property, including the trade name of Stage's Bealls banner, as well as fee rights to a distribution center for some $7 million.

CVS, Walmart, Walgreens expand health care services across Florida

Published Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Florida on its list of places where Walmart will soon have a major health care center. 

Gap Inc. will close 350 stores and exit malls entirely

Published Monday, October 26, 2020

Gap Inc. announced Thursday that it will close 350 of its stores —220 of its namesake Gap shops, and 130 Banana Republic outposts — by early 2024, ABC News reported.

Amazon And Walmart’s New Checkout Systems And The Big Battle Coming At Retail Point-Of-Sale

Published Thursday, October 22, 2020

Both Walmart and Amazon have made announcements recently about their in-store checkout systems.

Through the retail lens: Efficiency versus agility in the supply chain

Published Tuesday, October 20, 2020

RSR Research’s Brian Kilcourse on fulfillment and hyper-localism

Microsoft adopts 'hybrid workplace' that will let more employees work from home permanently

Published Monday, October 19, 2020

Microsoft plans to let more workers work from home post-pandemic. 

Dillard’s jumps more than 20% after one of Buffett’s investing lieutenants discloses personal stake

Published Friday, October 16, 2020

Shares of Dillard’s jumped more than 40% at the high on Monday after one of Warren Buffett’s investing lieutenants disclosed a personal stake in the embattled retailer.

Recent News

Publix Pursues Vision of Service and Ownership

Todd Jones may be the CEO of Publix Super Markets, but it’s clear that he’s never let that title, or any executive position before it, get in the way of understanding the intricacies of the grocery business.

Walmart earnings top expectations as customers’ new shopping habits send e-commerce sales soaring 79%

“We think these new customer behaviors will largely persist and we’re well positioned to serve customers with the value and experience they’re looking for,” Walmart CEO Doug McMillon said in a news release.

CBRE predicts 20% reduction in total U.S. retail square footage by 2025

The year 2021 will see a strengthened recovery of all U.S. commercial real estate sectors as the broader economy bounces back from the pandemic-induced recession.