NJBIZ - Retail http://www.njbiz.com/section/retail Retail Retail en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Wed, 24 Dec 2014 22:12:06 EST Wed, 24 Dec 2014 22:12:06 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/141229966&source=RSS Year-end sales growth does not equal optimism for 2015, survey finds More New Jersey small business owners are seeing sales improve at year-end, but optimism about the local and national economy has declined from earlier in 2014, according to Capital One's twice-yearly Market Pulse survey of small business owners that seeks to gauge firms' financial performance and their future concerns and priorities. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/141229966&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219769&source=RSS Whiting center sold for 11.5M A shopping center in Whiting has changed hands for 11. 5 million, according to real estate services firm Marcus Millichap. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219769&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219789&source=RSS Paramus retail building has a new owner Ripco Real Estate, which has its New Jersey office in Lyndhurst, said Wednesday that it has brokered the sale of the former Electronics Expo on Route 17 in Paramus. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219789&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/MILLENNIAL/141219825&source=RSS Social media and customizability How Taco Bell wins with millennials Fun fact Taco Bell, Pizza Hut and Kentucky Fried Chicken? They're all a part of the same company. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/MILLENNIAL/141219825&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219852&source=RSS Rutgers-Eagleton poll Most New Jerseyans skipped Black Friday sales According to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll, less than 40 percent of New Jersey residents shopped on Black Friday. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219857&source=RSS The Goldstein Group named exclusive agent for mixed-use town center in Bloomfield The Goldstein Group has been named the exclusive leasing agent for a mixed-use town center in Bloomfield, according to Chuck Lanyard, president of the commercial real estate brokerage firm. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219857&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219912&source=RSS Winter Worries For businesses built around the elements, success or failure is unpredictable Insert all the bad puns and weak clichs you want about Christmas coming early here, because when Roberta Kelly looks at the mountainous bags of road salt she has for sale in The Hardware Store of Sparta, she feels she's already received the only present she really wants. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219913&source=RSS Tough sledding The snow removal biz is more complicated and more contentious than most would realize Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219913&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/141209792&source=RSS N.J. convenience store wins gold medal Foodservice Innovators Award A New Jersey convenience store chain brought home a gold medal in one of The Convenience Store News' Foodservice Innovators Awards categories. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/141209792&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/312059997&source=RSS On course for success John Buzza sees it every day in his classroom Today's youth increasingly want to work for themselves. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/312059997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141203/NJBIZ01/141209909&source=RSS Marcus Millichap arranges sale of Dunkin Donuts in North Plainfield Marcus Millichap, a commercial real estate investment firm, announced Wednesday the sale of Dunkin Donuts and a two family house in North Plainfield, according to Brian C. Hosey, regional manager of the firm&#8217s New Jersey office. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 10:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141203/NJBIZ01/141209909&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141203/NJBIZ01/141209915&source=RSS CBRE Group announces sale of Mount Laurel shopping center CBRE Group Inc. announced Tuesday that it represented Paramount Realty in the sale of a community shopping center in Mount Laurel. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141203/NJBIZ01/141209915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141202/NJBIZ01/141209951&source=RSS Sayreville developer 'Full steam ahead' after agreement for Parkway ramps As the Garden State Parkway cuts through Sayreville, there is a ramp that feeds northbound traffic to the massive site that once housed a paint pigment manufacturer. Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141202/NJBIZ01/141209951&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129933&source=RSS One week away Survey reveals best retailers for Black Friday shopping It's almost time to conquer one of the 2014 winter season's greatest missions of all Black Friday shopping. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129933&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129942&source=RSS N.J. city ranks in Yelp's 'Top 20 Cities to Shop Local for the Holidays' list Yelp released its list of the &#8220Top 20 Cities to Shop Local for the Holidays&#8221 and if you&#8217re looking to find some great local gifts in New Jersey, look no further. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141121/NJBIZ01/141129942&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141120/NJBIZ01/141129987&source=RSS Children's Place names CFO, announces Q3 results Kids' clothing retailer The Children's Place Inc. announced Thursday that it has named a new senior vice president and chief financial officer. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141120/NJBIZ01/141129987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141119/NJBIZ01/141119724&source=RSS Off-price retailer signs lease at Eatontown center Nordstrom Rack has signed a lease for a new store at an Eatontown shopping plaza, according to Ripco Real Estate. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141119/NJBIZ01/141119724&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141119/NJBIZ01/141119725&source=RSS Black Friday, Cyber Monday looking gloomy for retailers, study suggests Just 28 percent of Americans plan to brave the elements &#8212 and the crowds &#8212 on Black Friday this year to make holiday purchases, according to a new Bankrate. com report. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141119/NJBIZ01/141119725&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141118/NJBIZ01/141119761&source=RSS Retail site ready for occupancy in Iselin Iselin's &#8220India Square&#8221 section has a new retail building, as the 13,100-square-foot Sitar Emporio is ready for occupancy. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141118/NJBIZ01/141119761&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141113/NJBIZ01/141119868&source=RSS Central Jersey's retail vacancy rate hits a 6-year low, study finds Retail vacancy along four of central New Jersey's major shopping corridors fell in the third quarter to a six-year low of 7. 6 percent, according to a continued study by the brokerage firm R. J. Brunelli. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141113/NJBIZ01/141119868&source=RSS