NJBIZ - Retail http://www.njbiz.com/section/retail Retail Retail en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:19:12 EST Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:19:12 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170616/NJBIZ01/170619884&source=RSS Amazon to buy Whole Foods for 13.7B Amazon&#8217s influence on New Jersey is about to become even greater, as the e-commerce giant announced Friday that it is buying Whole Foods Market Inc. for about 13. 7 billion. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170616/NJBIZ01/170619884&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170614/NJBIZ01/170619934&source=RSS Toys R Us see sales, earnings fall and net loss widen in Q1 It was a rough first fiscal quarter for Wayne-based Toys R Us, as the toy retailer announced its consolidated sales and earnings fell, while its net loss widened. Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170614/NJBIZ01/170619934&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170613/NJBIZ01/170619945&source=RSS Ascena could close 250 to 650 stores in next few years Mahwah-based Ascena Retail Group Inc. could close more than 650 stores over the next several years, it announced in what it termed a &#8220fleet optimization update&#8221 tied to its recent third-quarter financial results. Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170613/NJBIZ01/170619945&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170613/NJBIZ01/170619957&source=RSS CycleBar joins Valley Bloom in Montclair Commercial real estate brokerage Colliers International recently announced it has negotiated a lease for CycleBar at LCOR&#8217s mixed-use redevelopment in Montclair. Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170613/NJBIZ01/170619957&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170612/NJBIZ01/170609824&source=RSS Game Face founder finds success across state lines Skin care company makes, distributes innovative products not in home state of Pa., but in N.J. Philip Williams, founder and CEO of Game Face Products, said he is &#8220creating beauty for the beast. &#8221 Fri, 09 Jun 2017 12:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170612/NJBIZ01/170609824&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170608/NJBIZ01/170609852&source=RSS Direct Line Carpets expands Teaneck location Commercial real estate firm Transwestern recently announced it has negotiated the lease of 2,000 square feet at 545 Cedar Lane, Teaneck, on behalf of Direct Line Carpets II. Thu, 08 Jun 2017 11:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170608/NJBIZ01/170609852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170605/NJBIZ01/170609938&source=RSS Coming full cycle Joannou fulfills a promise to her late father, keeping bike distributor going strong Family businesses don&#8217t just pass from one generation to the next via cold legalese and paperwork signed on the dotted line. Mon, 05 Jun 2017 10:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170605/NJBIZ01/170609938&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170531/NJBIZ01/170539961&source=RSS The Children's Place appoints chief transformation officer The Children&#8217s Place Inc. , a children&#8217s specialty apparel retailer based in Secaucus, announced Tuesday it has appointed John J. Sullivan to the newly-created position of chief transformation office, effective June 12. Wed, 31 May 2017 11:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170531/NJBIZ01/170539961&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170525/NJBIZ01/170529897&source=RSS RJ Brunelli Co. announce leases throughout the state Old Bridge-based commercial brokerage RJ Brunelli Co. recently announced it brokered leases with a number of retailers around New Jersey, including Dollar Tree, Max Challenge and more. Thu, 25 May 2017 13:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170525/NJBIZ01/170529897&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170522/NJBIZ01/170529978&source=RSS Kushner Cos., Rouse Properties announce latest Monmouth Mall plan After negotiations for the improvement initiative of the Monmouth Mall stalled almost one year ago, Kushner Cos. and Rouse Properties have announced site plans for The Heights at Monmouth, a mixed-use shopping center, are in the works, with construction scheduled to start in 2018. Mon, 22 May 2017 12:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170522/NJBIZ01/170529978&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170522/NJBIZ01/170529983&source=RSS American Dream closes 1.67B construction financing Triple Five Group of Cos. recently announced it has closed on the 1. 67 billion private construction financing needed for construction of the American Dream project in the Meadowlands to continue. Mon, 22 May 2017 11:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170522/NJBIZ01/170529983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170518/NJBIZ01/170519814&source=RSS The Children's Place appoints president global product The Children&#8217s Place Inc. , a Secaucus-based children&#8217s specialty apparel retailer, announced it has appointed Pamela B. Wallack to the newly created position of President Global Product, effective immediately. Thu, 18 May 2017 10:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170518/NJBIZ01/170519814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519889&source=RSS Accenture buys Asbury Park e-commerce solutions firm Asbury Park-based e-commerce solutions company Media Hive has been purchased by Accenture, the professional services company announced Monday. Mon, 15 May 2017 13:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170515/NJBIZ01/170519889&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170512/NJBIZ01/170519919&source=RSS CycleBar joins The Shoppes at the Livingston Circle Eastman Cos. , which manages The Shoppes at the Livingston Circle in Livingstonm recently announced it has signed CycleBar to its shopping center at 277 Eisenhower Parkway. Fri, 12 May 2017 13:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170512/NJBIZ01/170519919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170512/NJBIZ01/170519929&source=RSS Retail TouchPoints names industry innovation award winners Hasbrouck Heights-based consumer engagement strategy firm Retail TouchPoints announced its 2017 Retail Innovator Award winners Friday. Fri, 12 May 2017 12:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170512/NJBIZ01/170519929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170511/NJBIZ01/170519960&source=RSS Lawrence Shopping Center under new management, ownership A partnership between JJ Operating Inc. and Houlihan-Parnes Realtors recently announced the acquisition of the Lawrence Shopping Center and a scheduled 5 million capital improvement plan. Thu, 11 May 2017 11:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170511/NJBIZ01/170519960&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170428/NJBIZ01/170429795&source=RSS Morals Village Hot Pot leases at Rutgers Plaza North Plainfield-based Levin Management Corp. recently announced it has completed a 4,000-square-foot lease and is adding Morals Village Hot Pot to Rutgers Plaza in Franklin Township. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170428/NJBIZ01/170429795&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170428/NJBIZ01/170429797&source=RSS Marcus Millichap complete 2.5M sale in Orange Commercial real estate firm Marcus amp Millichap recently announced it brokered the sale of an 8,020-square-foot property in Orange. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170428/NJBIZ01/170429797&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170427/NJBIZ01/170429838&source=RSS Newark mixed-use development adds 7 tenants Commercial real estate firm Tucker Development recently announced it has added seven new tenants to its mixed-use space, Springfield Avenue Marketplace. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170427/NJBIZ01/170429838&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429887&source=RSS Barnes Noble Education hires chief legal officer Barnes Noble Education Inc. , based in Basking Ridge, has named a new chief legal officer and vice president of corporate affairs, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429887&source=RSS