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Jessica Fougner, director of design, and Akira Bryson, director of construction, give us the lowdown on Flywheel Sports' commitment to new technologies and sustainable construction practices. Read their story in our November/December 2015 issue.

http://ccr-mag.epubxp.com/i/614058-nov-dec-2015

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Nordstrom selects 2nd NYC site to focus on menswear
posted on Feb 05 16

Nordstrom has signed a lease for a three-floor stand-alone men’s store at 3 Columbus Circle in New York City, near the site at 57th Street where the luxury retailer is building its first Manhattan flagship. The seven-floor, 400,000-square-foot flagship is set to open in 2018. Read the Crain’s New York Business story here

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Langham to add properties in Texas, Calif., N.M.
posted on Feb 05 16

Langham Hospitality Group plans to expand its U.S. footprint by 60% by 2019 with properties in Texas, New Mexico and California. Read the Travel Weekly story here

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bd’s Mongolian Grill adds a fast-casual concept
posted on Feb 04 16

Stir-fry chain bd’s Mongolian Grill has acquired eight-unit, Illinois-based fast-casual concept Flat Top Grill for an undisclosed amount. Flat Top will continue to operate as a separate concept. Read the FoodBusinessNews.net story here

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Chesapeake Lodging Trust reportedly considers sale
posted on Feb 04 16

Chesapeake Lodging Trust, which owns 22 hotels, is considering a sale, according to sources. The REIT’s market value was $1.4 billion, which could value the company at close to $2 billion. Read the GlobeSt.com story here

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Circuit City’s new owners map a comeback strategy
posted on Feb 03 16

The partners that acquired the Circuit City brand last fall are getting ready to relaunch the consumer electronics retailer in multiple channels, including up to 100 company-owned stores and 100 to 200 franchise locations. The new Circuit City will aim to attract millennials and will offer a range of gadgets and gaming products arranged in product zones. Read the TWICE story here

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