Big Boxes Shrinking

See how a handful of boxes are shrinking.  This article talks about specific retailers, their strategies, and what they are trying to achieve.  Ace, Best Buy, Cabela’s, JCPenney, Office Depot, Target, and Walmart are discussed.Time Moneyland...

Cabela’s Trying Smaller Space

Cabela’s is best known for their massive super stores.  Now, they are trying 40,000 SF Outpost stores in markets with less than 250,000 people.  They plan to open 5 in 2012 and 3 in 2013.  Market Watch Article

New Store Announcements (December & January)

Books A Million – Mays Landing , NJBuybuy Baby – Jacksonville, FL – 25,000 SFCabela’s – Snohomish County, WACostco – Augusta, GACostco – Sarasota, FLDick’s Sporting Goods – Bluffton, SC – 30,000 SFDick’s Sporting Goods – Portage MIHHGregg –...

New Store Announcements – Week of 8/8/11

The following were a list of stores that were mentioned in articles throughout the week.  Last week TJX Companies (TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods) had the most stores announced.  This week Kohl’s is the winner. Week of 8/8/11Cabela’s – Wichita, KS,...

New Store Announcements – Week of 8/1/11

The following is a list of new stores that were mentioned in articles throughout the week or are occurring in the Philadelphia area:Big Lots – Livermore, CABig Lots – Abilene, TXOffice Depot – Brownsville, TX, 18,000 SFCabela’s – Tulalip, WA (200...