Executive Chef closes only Hawaii store at Ward Warehouse after 35 years in business

Executive Chef, the well-known kitchenware retailer that long served as a one-stop shop for commercial chefs in Honolulu, closed its only Hawaii store last week in Ward Village's Ward Warehouse retail complex after 35 years in business. Owner Jim Russo, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2015

How to Avoid the Growing Pains of Company Expansion

What do a $3 billion retail chain and a small local coffee shop have in common?  Growing pains.  The retailer has been entering new markets and adding new stores at a frenetic pace, and is struggling to keep up with all the changes involved.  The coffe.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 23rd, 2015

As more shop online, demand for holiday retail workers expected to be flat -

Tampabay.comAs more shop online, demand for holiday retail workers expected to be flatTampabay.comEmployees handle bags filled with purchases behind a register at the Macy's Herald Square flagship store in Manhattan. Macy's said Monday that it pla.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 22nd, 2015

New addition to Roseville"s Galleria might make shopping more tolerable

Imagine sipping wine in the relaxing atmosphere of a tasting room...with Auntie Anne's pretzels not too far away. One local winery is setting up shop at a prominent retail center to attract new customers. Lincoln-based Wise Villa Winery has opened a tast.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2015

Retail Websites Plug Into Gender Buying Behavior

Retail websites are developing some fascinating insights into the ways that men and women shop differently, and using them to sell you goods......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcSep 11th, 2015

Google may return to China with Android app shop: report

Google is talking with Chinese authorities and smartphone makers about opening an online shop in China stocked with applications for Android-powered mobile devices, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The move would mark a return for the US Intern.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 4th, 2015

The 9 Best Sales of Labor Day 2015

Filed under: Retail, Holiday Shopping, Shopping, Consumer Goods, How to Save Money David Ryder/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Courtney Jespersen This year, we've taken the labor out of Labor Day shopping so you can sit back, relax and shop. Rather than s.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceSep 4th, 2015

Idea Foundry helps attract tattoo shop/concert venue to Franklinton

A year after its move to East Franklinton, Columbus Idea Foundry has attracted a retail business to a struggling stretch of West Broad Street. Defining Skin Tattoo, which has been growing in Westerville for four years, recently opened a second site a blo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2015

Traders shop for Wal-Mart rebound

The retail giant plunged on Aug. 18 after earnings missed estimates and management lowered guidance, but traders snapped up October calls yesterday......»»

Category: optionsSource: optionmonsterAug 25th, 2015

Hillary Clinton’s e-Mail Scandal Worsens, More Serious Q’s Raised

Hillary Clinton’s e-Mail Scandal Worsens, More Serious Q’s Raised The Denver-based company that maintained Hillary Clinton’s private e-Mail account during her tenure as Secretary of State was a “Mom & Pop Shop” that until earlier.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 18th, 2015

The IT firm hired by Clinton to oversee her private server was reportedly "a mom and pop shop"

The Denver-based IT company hired by Hillary Clinton in 2013 to oversee her private email server was a small "mom and pop shop" that seemed like a "bizarre" choice for the former Secretary of State, an ex-employee told The Daily Mail in a story published .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 18th, 2015

Luxury Goods And Status Symbols In Trouble In China

Submitted by Pater Tenebrarum via Acting-Man blog, A friend recently mailed us an article from the Hong Kong Standard which describes how extremely high retail shop rents in Hong Kong can no longer be paid even by retailers of luxury brands. Not only is t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 9th, 2015

Shop free of sales tax burden August. 7 - Junior College

Junior CollegeShop free of sales tax burden August. 7Junior CollegeA survey by the National Retail Federations' Retail Insight Center shows that 29 percent of households plan to spend more on school supplies than past year. Now that it's August an.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 9th, 2015

Rawlings-Blake urges Baltimore to buy local to end post-riot retail slump

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on Friday called for city residents to shop at small businesses as a way to help Baltimore move forward after April's riots. "We had to turn the very unfortunate chapter into better days," she said. "We want the focus of al.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2015

$30 million office building coming to RiNo

Zeppelin Places will break ground in the first quarter of 2016 on a $30 million, 100,000-square-foot office and retail building at 35th and Wazee streets. The building, to be called Gauge, is Zeppelin's seventh office building in Denver's River North nei.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2015

Mediterranean cafe and gift shop on tap for SouthPark

A Mediterranean-inspired eatery and gift shop is planned for SouthPark. The venture, called efKarpo, has leased 1,178 square feet in the Specialty Shops SouthPark, the 65,000-square-foot retail center at Morrison Boulevard and Roxborough Road. The busin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2015


The retail sector is undergoing a major transformation driven by digital. Technology is changing the way people shop, as well as how retailers operate.  BI Intelligence has created a slide deck highlighting the biggest e-commerce trends in retail. So.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 29th, 2015

Chocolate shop closes Prairiefire location

A chocolatier’s entry into the Kansas City market didn’t end sweetly, as it closed its shop in the Prairiefire development, The Kansas City Star reports. Cocoa Dolce Artisan Chocolates closed 15 months after opening in the Overland Park retail center.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2015

No FDI in multibrand retail under trade pact: India to EU

government has categorically informed the European Union (EU) that it will not allow European retail firms to set up shop.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 26th, 2015

You"ll Never Guess Who"s Latest Rival Is

Facebook is launching a program for users to shop on its website. Here's what it means for Amazon and the rest of retail......»»

Category: topSource: foolJul 23rd, 2015