Box & Junior Box Tenants are Back-Filling Space

This article is simply a pragmatic view of the vacancies in the retail world, who’s failing, and who is backfilling those empty spaces.  Some very good basic statistics are provided, including a chart which concurrently shows, space supply, demand and...

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...

Staples Today

This article is a very good accounting of Staples today and how they stack up to the competition.  Topics covered include the following: * Revenue generation from different segments of business * Average store revenue for Staples and its...

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 8/1/11

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...