Walmart Closing 269 Stores

The closings include…102 company small format stores23 Neighborhood Markets12 Supercenters7 stores in Puerto Rico6 discount centers4 Sam’s ClubsShopping Center Business Article

Wal-Mart Express Stores – So Far So Good

The first Wal-Mart Express stores are profitable within first year of operation.  The 12,000-15,000 square foot stores carry everything a shopper might need at the spur of the moment.  More stores to come…Business Week ArticleReuters 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; November 16-30

I am catching up on my blog posts.  With the New York Shopping Center Convention and back to back tenant tours, time has been tight.  Enjoy the holidays.The following are new stores announced in periodicals and on various web sites.   Books A Million –...

Walmart: Trying to Generate More Sales

Three new moves Walmart is implementing to generate more sales…1, Walmart Express – 15,000 SF2. Remodel all stores by 20123. Walmart To Go – Online grocery delivery service with minimum $49 order ($5 fee)Forbes Article

Signs of Walmart Express

There will soon be six drug store sized Walmart Express stores in the country. Genty, ARPrairie Grove, ARAlbemarle, NCMidway, NCRidgefield, NCChicago, ILThe Walmart Express concept allows the discount giant to enter markets where they can’t otherwise open a...