Simon, Refinery29 to Launch Pop-Up Concept
August 27, 2014 Indianapolis-based Simon and New York-based Refinery29 will launch “The Shopping Block” experience at six Simon shopping centers in September and October.
Tim Hortons, Burger King Announce Merger
August 26, 2014 Oakville, Ontario, Canada-based Tim Hortons Inc. and Miami-based Burger King Worldwide Inc. recently announced a definitive agreement under which the two companies will create a new global company in the quick service restaurant sector.
Bain Capital Invests in TOMS Shoes
August 26, 2014 Boston-based private-equity firm Bain Capital LLC has agreed to acquire a 50 percent stake in Los Angeles-based TOMS Shoes Inc., according to Reuters.
Saks to Anchor New Miami Development
August 25, 2014 Swire Properties Inc. and Whitman Family Development, developers of Bal Harbour Shops, have entered an agreement with Hudson’s Bay Company for Saks Fifth Avenue to open a department store in Brickell City Centre in Miami.
DLC Opens New Office
July 24, 2014 Toronto, Ontario, Canada-based DLC Inc., a manufacturer of LED products used for store fixtures, is expanding its presence with the addition of a new office in the United States.