Claire’s Opening Branded Shops in Toys ‘R’ Us
September 19, 2014 Wayne, N.J.-based Toys “R” Us Inc. and Chicago-based Claire’s have entered into a strategic global partnership to open Claire’s-branded in-store shops in Toys “R” Us stores.
TargetExpress to Open in San Diego
September 18, 2014 Minneapolis-based Target Corp. plans to open its sixth TargetExpress store, in the South Park area of San Diego, in July 2015.
West Elm to Make Michigan Debut
September 18, 2014 West Elm, a member of the Williams-Sonoma Inc. portfolio of brands, plans to open a new retail store in Birmingham, Mich., on Oct 2.
Shopko to Unveil Revamped Stores
September 17, 2014 Green Bay, Wis.-based Shopko will unveil the results of a partial store-remodeling project in all of its 133 Shopko stores on Sept. 18.
Starbucks, ICA Sweden Announce Partnership
September 17, 2014 Seattle-based Starbucks Coffee Co. has signed a licensing agreement with ICA Sweden to open Starbucks retail stores in the grocery store channel in Sweden.
Neiman Marcus Group to Acquire Mytheresa.com
September 16, 2014 Dallas-based Neiman Marcus Group Ltd. LLC (NMG) has signed an agreement to acquire the mytheresa.com global online luxury business from Christoph and Susanne Botschen and Acton Capital Partners.
Triad Unveils New Division
September 03, 2014 St. Louis-based Triad has launched Triad Too, a new division created to take on smaller projects that have not been a good fit for the company in the past given their large-scale production capabilities.
Callison Announces Acquisition by Arcadis
September 03, 2014 Seattle-based global architecture and design firm Callison recently announced that it will be acquired by ARCADIS, a global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm.
Testrite Visual Products Opens New Facility
September 03, 2014 Hackensack, N.J.-based Testrite Visual Products Inc. recently opened a new facility, showcasing its line of display and exhibit products for the retail, hospitality, point-of-sale and tradeshow markets.