Industry News | April 26, 2021
AZ: Starbucks, ASU Partner to Find New Ways to Build, Operate Stores   

Starbucks Corp. and Arizona State University are partnering to create the ASU-Starbucks Center for the Future of People and the Planet. More>>

Development News | April 26, 2021
Apparel Brand Athleta to Open up to 30 Stores Annually in North America   

Gap Inc. is expanding its women’s athletic apparel brand—Athleta—with plans to open between 20 and 30 stores annually across North America. More>>

Development News | April 22, 2021
PA: Nike to Open Massive Fulfillment Center in Bethlehem, with 250 Jobs   

Nike has signed a lease for a massive for a facility in Bethlehem, Pa., that's expected to support its e-commerce fulfillment on the East Coast. More>>

Development News | April 21, 2021
GA: Hibbett Sports to Open Its First Retail Store in Jonesboro    

Hibbett Sports will open a 4,400-square-foot boutique-style store in Jonesboro, GA. More>>

Development News | April 20, 2021
OH: Retailer Sheetz Expands in Columbus Area, More Stores to Come   

Family-owned convenience store retailer Sheetz has opened its first store in the Columbus, Ohio, market. More>>

Development News | April 20, 2021
MO: Casey’s General Stores Opens New Distribution Center, Hiring 125   

Casey’s General Stores’ new, state-of-the-art warehouse in Joplin, Mo., will serve 400 to 600 of the company’s stores. More>>

Development News | April 20, 2021
FL: Costco to Open Warehouse Stores in Viera, Clermont, Employing Hundreds   

A pair of Costco warehouses are in the works in Central Florida. Typically, Costco warehouse facilities employ about 300 workers. More>>

Industry News | April 19, 2021
NRF: March Retail Sales See Strong Rebound, Up Nearly 18 Percent   

Retail sales rebounded in March as government checks hit consumers’ bank accounts and more Covid-19 vaccinations made it easier for shoppers to get... More>>

Development News | April 14, 2021
TX: Eyewear Firm Moves Global HQ, Manufacturing, Distribution to Frisco   

Wiley X, the protective eyewear brand, plans to move its operations from Livermore, CA to Frisco, TX. More>>

Development News | April 13, 2021
PGA Tour Superstores to Open Five New Stores, in NY, TX and VA   

PGA Tour Superstore announced plans to open at least five new stores in 2021, in New York, Texas and Virginia. More>>