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1-800-Flowers to Acquire Harry & David
September 02, 2014
Carle Place, N.Y.-based 1-800-Flowers has entered into an agreement to acquire Medford, Ore.-based Harry & David Holdings for $142.5 million.

Haberdash Re-Launch to Unveil New Concept
September 02, 2014
Chicago-based men’s lifestyle retail brand Haberdash recently announced that its September re-launch will unveil a new retail “Convergence” concept at its store at the Roosevelt Collection in Chicago’s South Loop.

Peet’s Coffee Launches Chicago Expansion
September 02, 2014
Emeryville, Calif.-based Peet’s Coffee & Tea has launched a major expansion in Chicago, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Destination XL Plans 40 DXL Stores
August 29, 2014
Canton, Mass.-based Destination XL Group Inc. plans to open 40 DXL stores this year.

Circle K Breaks Ground on New Concept
August 29, 2014
Circle K Stores Inc. has broken ground on its newest prototype in Southern California, a 4,500-sq.-ft. flagship store.

Cabela's to Open Ohio Store
August 29, 2014
Sidney, Neb.-based Cabela’s Inc. plans to open an 82,000-sq.-ft. store in West Chester, Ohio, serving the greater Cincinnati area.

Michaels to Open 21 Stores
August 28, 2014
Irving, Texas-based The Michaels Cos. Inc. plans to open 21 new Michaels stores in the second half of 2014.

Tiffany Plans New Stores
August 28, 2014
New York-based Tiffany & Co. plans to open 10 company-operated stores before the end of the year.

Newk’s Unveils Smaller-Footprint Store
August 28, 2014
Newk’s Eatery recently debuted a new “Grab-N-Go” concept in the Joseph S. and Theresa R. Bruno Cancer Center at St. Vincent's Health System in Birmingham, Ala., according to

Nordstrom Introduces Instagram Shopping Experience
August 27, 2014
Seattle-based Nordstrom Inc. is partnering with Curalate to launch Like2Buy, a platform that will enable a more seamless shopping experience for its customers through Instagram.


Frank Mayer and Associates Names New Production Coordinator
August 26, 2014
Grafton, Wis.-based Frank Mayer and Associates Inc. recently announced that Michael Mayer has joined the company.

Vulcan Industries Announces Warehouse Expansion
August 26, 2014
Birmingham, Ala.-based point-of-purchase display and merchandising manufacturer Vulcan Industries recently announced a $5.1 million, 100,000-sq.-ft. warehouse addition.

DCI-Artform Expands Staff
August 26, 2014
Milwaukee-based DCI-Artform, a global retail/shopper marketing firm, recently announced several new hires to its Milwaukee headquarters.

Ware Malcomb Annonces New Jersey Office Expansion
August 11, 2014
Irvine, Calif.-based Ware Malcomb recently announced that its New Jersey office has expanded into a larger space in Woodbridge, N.J.

RTKL Names New Vice President
August 11, 2014
RTKL has added Francesco Cordua to the commercial practice group in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office.

Frank Mayer and Associates Announces New Production Coordinator
August 11, 2014
Milwaukee-based Frank Mayer and Associates Inc. recently announced that Michael Mayer has joined the company as a production coordinator. 

FITCH Opens Paris Office
August 06, 2014
Global retail and brand consultancy FITCH recently opened an office in Paris, as a result of a joint venture with its integrated digital partner Ampersand.

Stylmark Appoints Vice President of Sales, Marketing
August 06, 2014
Minneapolis, Minn.-based Stylmark, Inc. announced that Shane Vail has joined the company as vice president of sales and marketing.

api(+) Expands Team
August 06, 2014
api(+) recently announced four new hires.

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.