IKEA to open its Columbus store on June 7, 2017

COLUMBUS, OH, 2017-Apr-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today (04/12/2017) announced that its future Columbus store will open at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, expanding the IKEA presence in the Midwestern United States. Customers can begin lining-up at the store on Monday, June 5, 2017 – […]

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7‑Eleven acquires 1,108 convenience stores from Sunoco LP

World’s Largest Convenience Retailer Acquires 1,108 Convenience Stores IRVING, TEXAS, 2017-Apr-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — 7‑Eleven, Inc., the premier name and largest chain in the convenience-retailing industry, is pleased to announce it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Sunoco LP. As part of the agreement, 7‑Eleven will acquire approximately 1,108 convenience stores […]

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JAPAN: Rakuten Umaimono Park opens store at Kobo Park Miyagi

Selling nine gourmet items that are popular orders on Rakuten Ichiba, including confectionary exclusive to the stadium Tokyoy, 2017-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rakuten, Inc. and Rakuten Baseball, Inc. today (April 3, 2017) announced that the “Rakuten Umaimono Park,” a store selling popular gourmet items from Rakuten Ichiba, will be opened at Kobo Park Miyagi on […]

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Baskin-Robbins to develop three new ice cream shops in Santa Monica and Beverly Hills with new franchisee Sharooz Setareh

Largest Chain of Ice Cream Specialty Shops Hosts Franchising Seminars in Vista on Sept. 13 and Long Beach on Sept. 15 to Fuel Southern California Growth CANTON, MA, 2017-Mar-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with […]

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H&M opens its first store in Kazakhstan

H&M opens its first store in Kazakhstan   Grand opening of the first H&M store in Kazakhstan was held at MEGA Alma-Ata on 18 March, 2017 and gathered more than 1,000 customers lined up since the night before. Stockholm, SWEDEN, 2017-Mar-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — A long queue lined up night before the shopping […]

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LATVIA: Apranga Group opens newly-renovated multibrand concept CITY in Spice shopping mall in Riga

LATVIA: Apranga Group opens newly-renovated multibrand concept CITY in Spice shopping mall in Riga   Vilnius, Lithuania, 2017-Mar-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — On March 17th Apranga Group, the largest fashion retailer in the Baltics, opened newly-renovated multibrand concept CITY in the shopping mall Spice in Riga. Store covers 529 sq. m. gross area and […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods to open new store at Perimeter Pointe in Atlanta, GA on March 31

The retailer will celebrate the opening of its tenth store in the Atlanta area PITTSBURGH, 2017-Mar-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will celebrate the opening of a new DICK’S Sporting Goods on Friday, March 31 at Perimeter Pointe in Atlanta, GA. This […]

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Krispy Kreme Doughnut to open twenty Krispy Kreme® shops in Nigeria over period of five years

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C, 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation today (March 8, 2017) announced a development agreement with Quality Foods Africa. The agreement will bring twenty Krispy Kreme® shops to Nigeria over a period of five years. “We are thrilled to be expanding into Nigeria, and we are fortunate to be working with […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods to open three new stores in Florida, Arizona and California

The retailer will celebrate the opening of new locations in Florida, Arizona and California during events that will run March 24 through March 26 PITTSBURGH, 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening three new stores in Florida, Arizona and California. […]

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Ross Stores opened 23 Ross Dress for Less® and five dd’s DISCOUNTS® stores in February and March 2017

DUBLIN, Calif., 2017-Mar-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ross Stores recently opened 23 Ross Dress for Less® (“Ross”) and five dd’s DISCOUNTS® stores across 15 different states in February and March. These new locations are part of the Company’s plans to add approximately 70 Ross and 20 dd’s DISCOUNTS locations during 2017. “These new Spring […]

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James Avery to open new store in Tomball, Texas at Tomball Marketplace

KERRVILLE, TEXAS, 2017-Mar-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — James Avery, a Texas based family-owned jewelry retailer, announces the upcoming opening of its new store in Tomball, Texas at Tomball Marketplace located at the southwest corner of SH 249 and FM 2920 near Panera Bread. To celebrate the March opening, visitors of the new store may […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods to open new stores in Norwalk, CT and Sunnyvale, CA; Grand Opening celebrations on March 17-19

The retailer will celebrate the opening of new locations in Norwalk, CT and Sunnyvale, CA during events that will run March 17 through March 19 PITTSBURGH, 2017-Mar-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening two new stores – one in Connecticut […]

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Lindex to open its first store on Mariehamn, Åland in May 2017

Lindex to open its first store on Mariehamn, Åland in May 2017   Sweden, 2017-Feb-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lindex opens the first store on Åland in May 2017. The Lindex store will be located in the heart Mariehamn, in a central location in the shopping centre, Zeipels. Lindex has previously been present in Åland […]

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CarMax celebrated the grand opening of its new store in Albany

RICHMOND, Virginia, 2017-Feb-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, today (February 23, 2017) celebrated the grand opening of its new store in Albany, located at 1860 Central Avenue. The Albany CarMax has the capacity to stock approximately 200 used vehicles of nearly every make and model and […]

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Dollar General to build its 16th distribution center located in Amsterdam, New York

Project expected to create 430 jobs in Montgomery County when fully operational; Facility to serve as 16th distribution center for major discount retailer GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., 2017-Feb-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dollar General (NYSE: DG) today (February 22, 2017) announced plans to build the company’s 16th distribution center in Amsterdam, New York, located in Montgomery […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods to open five new stores in IA, NY and GA during the second week of March

The retailer will celebrate the opening of three DICK’S Sporting Goods, one Field & Stream and one Golf Galaxy during events that will run March 10 through March 12 PITTSBURGH, 2017-Feb-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening five new stores during […]

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Stein Mart to open five new stores this spring

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., 2017-Feb-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Stein Mart (NASDAQ:SMRT) (the “Company”) today ( Feb. 16, 2017) announced the  locations of its five new stores opening this spring – the first phase of its 2017 store plan to open a total of 11 new stores. “These new stores fall within our real estate strategy to […]

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UNIQLO to make debut in Spain with the opening of its first store in Barcelona in autumn 2017

UNIQLO to make debut in Spain with the opening of its first store in Barcelona in autumn 2017   Berlin, Germany, 2017-Feb-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — UNIQLO, the Japanese global casual apparel retailer, today (2017.02.14) announces that it will launch in Spain with the opening of its first store in Barcelona in autumn 2017. Located […]

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CarMax celebrates grand opening of its new location in Murrieta, California

Company announces $40,000 in contributions to four local organizations RICHMOND, Virginia, 2017-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, today (February 16, 2017)  celebrated the grand opening of its Murrieta store, the company’s largest multi-purpose location on the West Coast. CarMax Murrieta will serve as a reconditioning […]

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Kum & Go opens the doors to its newest store in Ozark, Missouri

Brand new store features Marketplace store prototype, fresh food and a variety of fuel options Ozark, MO, 2017-Feb-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kum & Go opens the doors Thursday, February 16, at 6 a.m. to its newest store in Ozark, Missouri, at 901 West Jackson Street. The 6,200+-square-foot store is the first store in […]

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City Council of Norfolk approves IKEA’s proposal for its Hampton Roads store

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, 2017-Feb-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, expressed its appreciation to the City Council of Norfolk, Virginia for its unanimous approval this afternoon of plans for the Swedish company’s Hampton Roads store that would increase the IKEA presence in the southeastern U.S. as its second store in […]

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IKEA announces plans for its third Dallas-Fort Worth-area store

IKEA announces plans for its third Dallas-Fort Worth-area store   CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, 2017-Feb-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, has submitted a proposal to the City of Fort Worth, Texas for the Swedish company’s third Dallas-Fort Worth-area store and sixth in the state. Pending necessary approvals and agreements, construction […]

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New DICK’S Sporting Goods and Field & Stream store to open at The Parke in Cedar Park, TX on Friday, March 3

PITTSBURGH, 2017-Feb-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening a new DICK’S Sporting Goods and Field & Stream store on Friday, March 3 at The Parke in Cedar Park, TX. This will be the retailer’s 677th DICK’S store and 29th Field […]

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Dollar General opens its newest store in Hankinson, North Dakota

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn, 2017-Feb-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dollar General (NYSE: DG) expanded its presence into its 44th state this morning (February 11, 2017) as doors opened for business at the company’s newest store in Hankinson, North Dakota. The company is also planning official grand opening celebrations for six additional stores in the state through […]

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Al Meera opens its newest branch in Umm Salal Ali

Al Meera opens its newest branch in Umm Salal Ali   QATAR, 2017-Feb-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — In line with the State’s call for the real-estate development of the areas outside Doha, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C) has recently welcomed the opening of its newest branch in Umm Salal Ali, which marks the […]

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Screwfix opens its 500th UK store at Lumina Park, Enfield, north London

Screwfix opens its 500th UK store at Lumina Park, Enfield, north London   Milestone site brings Screwfix closer to even more tradespeople LONDON, 2017-Feb-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Leading omnichannel retailer, Screwfix has opened its 500th UK store at Lumina Park, Enfield, north London, marking a major milestone in the retailer’s expansion of its store […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods to open its 11th store in Washington at Northgate North in Seattle, WA

Special Appearance Friday by Christine Michael PITTSBURGH, 2016-Nov-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will celebrate the Grand Opening of its 11th store in Washington and 679th store nationwide at Northgate North in Seattle, WA (328 NE Northgate Way) starting on December 2. The […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods to open its 47th store in California at Laguna Gateway in Elk Grove, CA

Special Appearance Saturday by Brad Miller PITTSBURGH, 2016-Nov-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will celebrate the Grand Opening of its 47th store in California and 678th store nationwide at Laguna Gateway in Elk Grove, CA (8127 Laguna Blvd) starting on December 2. The […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods to open its 32nd store in Texas at Sunland Plaza in West El Paso, Texas

Special Appearance Saturday by Darren Woodson PITTSBURGH, 2016-Nov-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will celebrate the Grand Opening of its 32nd store in Texas and 677th store nationwide at Sunland Plaza in West El Paso, Texas (801 Sunland Park Drive) starting on […]

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Bartell Drugs opens its newest location in Ballard on November 19

SEATTLE, 2016-Nov-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Showcasing new features for convenience and quality products, family-owned Bartell Drugs unveiled its newest location in Ballard on November 3. A grand opening celebration is scheduled for Saturday, November 19 from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The more than 14,200-square-foot store is the 65th location in the 125-year-old […]

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