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Dyson to open 25 new Demo Stores this year

While the beauty industry continues to rethink its position and bullishness on brick-and-mortar stores, Dyson is going full-steam ahead with them. Read the Glossy story here

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Urban Outfitters to open 34 new stores in 2021

Urban Outfitters is in expansion mode with plans to open 34 new stores this year as some of its banners see strong growth, including the Movement athleisure brand, which is expected to hit $250 million in sales by 2024. Read …

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Target works toward goal of opening 40 stores this year

Target appears to be on track to reach its goal of opening 30 to 40 stores this year with 12 new locations already operating, including a site along Hollywood’s Walk of Fame in Los Angeles and a small-format store near …

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Walmart turns to wind for renewable energy source

Walmart, which has pledged to use 100% renewable energy to power all of its operations by 2035, is collaborating with ENGIE North America to add 500 megawatts of new energy capacity generated by three wind projects in Texas, Oklahoma and …

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Shopping centers are reinventing themselves

Retailers are departing retail centers as online shopping takes a bite out of their business, leaving malls to fill the empty spaces with entertainment venues or grocery stores. For example, Chicago’s Northside Riverside Mall leased space formerly occupied by Sears …

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Athleta to expand outside US with Canada entry

Gap will expand its workout wear brand Athleta into Canada, marking the brand’s first foray outside the US. Athleta will start selling online in Canada this summer before opening two stores there in the fall, as Gap works to build …

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Amazon reportedly exploring home goods and electronics stores

Amazon is reportedly looking at brick and mortar stores as a way of selling home goods and electronics stored in the company’s warehouses, according to The Dallas Morning News. The stores could include pop-ups in malls as well as permanent …

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Macy’s sees growth potential in Backstage shops

Macy’s will open 45 more off-price Backstage locations within existing department stores this year, with plans to ultimately grow the concept to 270 shops. The retailer also plans to open more standalone Backstage stores. Read the Retail Dive story here

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Old malls find new life as Amazon fulfillment centers

Amazon turned roughly 25 former shopping malls into fulfillment centers between 2016 and 2019, according to Coresight Research, and the company recently received approval to do the same with two additional malls in Louisiana and Tennessee. Some malls have large …

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Dick’s opens huge store in New York shopping center

The 100,000-square-foot Dick’s Sporting Goods recently opened in Eastview Mall in Victor, New York, features an indoor putting green, an outdoor track and a climbing wall. A second House of Sport location is scheduled to open in Knoxville, Tennessee later …

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