NJBIZ - Retail http://www.njbiz.com/section/retail Retail Retail en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Thu, 02 Jul 2015 05:27:06 EST Thu, 02 Jul 2015 05:27:06 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150625/NJBIZ01/150629896&source=RSS Bed Bath Beyond earnings are flat in Q1 Union-based household goods retailer Bed Bath Beyond Inc. said Wednesday that fiscal first-quarter earnings were flat from the year before, falling short of analyst estimates. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150625/NJBIZ01/150629896&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150624/MILLENNIAL/150629918&source=RSS Taco Bell reigns 'supreme' among traditional fast food chains in millennial patronage In a swift turn of events, Taco Bell has been leading the pack among traditional fast food chains in patronage while the rest are seeing a sharp decline but then again, are we really surprised?. Despite having been a punchline for many years, the not-quite-so-Mexican food outlet has built sort of a dedicated cult following by generally knowing,. . . Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150624/MILLENNIAL/150629918&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150629991&source=RSS Cranbury-based CARiD making mark as online auto accessories site What separates CARiD from the giants of retailing auto parts, such as Pep Boys or AutoZone? Two million items from 700 different brands. That&#8217s how many aftermarket auto parts for cars and trucks are carried by the Jersey company, which got its start in Edison in 2008 but in 2010 expanded to its current Cranbury headquarters. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150629991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150619745&source=RSS Speakeasy Unlocking the secrets of the downtown of tomorrow SpeakEasy is a running feature in NJBIZ in which we recap a presentation given by key business leaders around the state at one of New Jersey's many conferences and events. This report is based on a speech given by Kennedy Lawson Smith, principal and co-founder of the Community Land Use Economics Group in Washington, D. C. , at the 2015 Downtown. . . Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/150619745&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/306229992&source=RSS Todd Shelton says bringing production back home has increased the quality of his luxury menswear Todd Shelton is all about setting higher standards and standing out from a crowd. So when he wasn't getting the quality or control over his luxury menswear line that he desired, he knew it was time to make a change. Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150622/NJBIZ01/306229992&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150617/NJBIZ01/150619813&source=RSS Union tells workers that AP is considering sale New rumors are swirling that the Great Atlantic Pacific Tea Co. , the Montvale-based parent of AP, is close to selling all or some of its dwindling supermarket chain. Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150617/NJBIZ01/150619813&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150611/NJBIZ01/150619964&source=RSS Campbell appoints law industry vet SVP, general counsel Campbell Soup Company on Thursday announced that Adam G. Ciongoli has been appointed to senior vice president, general counsel. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 09:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150611/NJBIZ01/150619964&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150611/NJBIZ01/150619965&source=RSS Vitamin Shoppe appoints president of Nutri-Force Nutrition North Bergen-based Vitamin Shoope Inc. announced Thursday that it has appointed Michael Beardall as president of its subsidiary, Nutri-Force Nutrition, based in Miami Lakes, Florida. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 09:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150611/NJBIZ01/150619965&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150608/NJBIZ01/306089987&source=RSS Real Estate Report Healthy choices #8212 Businesses helping to bring fresh food to kids, community As Newark residents near the Springfield Avenue Marketplace squabble in a they-said, we-said war of words with the developer regarding just what type of restaurant options will be near the badly needed 94 million city-altering project, we're reminded of just how difficult urban redevelopment can be. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 12:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150608/NJBIZ01/306089987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150608/NJBIZ01/306089991&source=RSS K-9 Resorts is more than just doggie day care Jason and Steven Parker were not allowed to have a pet while growing up in Scotch Plains &#8212 a fact of life the brothers can thank their parents for now. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 11:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150608/NJBIZ01/306089991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150608/NJBIZ01/306089996&source=RSS Ferguson opens 'mega hub' in Secaucus A 12 billion company's controversial relocation was simply an 11. 6 billion company's fuel for expansion within the New Jersey market. At least that's how District Manager James Golini sees it. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 10:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150608/NJBIZ01/306089996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150605/NJBIZ01/150609878&source=RSS Willowbrook Mall to get multimillion-dollar renovation The Willowbrook Mall will undergo an extensive multimillion-dollar renovation that will update the 1. 5 million-square-foot property to make shopping and dining more enjoyable for guests. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 10:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150605/NJBIZ01/150609878&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150602/NJBIZ01/150609958&source=RSS Toys R Us names new chairman, CEO Toys R Us, the Wayne-based toy retailer, named the former chairman and chief executive of Domino's Pizza as its new chairman and CEO on Tuesday. Tue, 02 Jun 2015 11:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150602/NJBIZ01/150609958&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/150609977&source=RSS Newark officials, developers break ground on 174M Hahne's revitalization project The transformation of one of downtown Newark's landmark buildings took a ceremonial step forward Monday, as developers and financing partners joined city officials to break ground on the 174 million restoration of the Hahne Co. building. Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/150609977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/150609989&source=RSS Five Below opens new distribution center in South Jersey Five Below Inc. announced Monday that it has opened its new distribution center in southern New Jersey. Mon, 01 Jun 2015 10:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/150609989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019967&source=RSS Millennial model Latest generation of entrepreneurs embrace new ways of doing business Noel Descalzi knew she wanted to be successful by the time she was 30. She just didn't quite know how &#8212 until Soul Cycle, a popular New York City-based indoor cycling workout class, pushed her to her limits. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019967&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019968&source=RSS How 'blowing it out' big becomes a way of life Niki Klaczany had graduated summa cum laude from Rider University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. But she was working for a software company in order to pay the bills. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019968&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019973&source=RSS CARiD making mark as online auto accessories site What separates CARiD from the giants of retailing auto parts, such as Pep Boys or AutoZone?Two million items from 700 different brands. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019977&source=RSS Bread winner Zevoteck follows entrepreneurial passion Krista Zevoteck wasn't happy with her marketing job in Manhattan after graduating from New Jersey City University. Oddly enough, it was Hurricane Sandy that helped push her in a new direction. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019981&source=RSS Chain reaction Jersey City ordinance attempts to protect its local retailers, but at what cost? Smith Chang General Goods is exactly the kind of business Mayor Steven Fulop wants to attract and keep in Jersey City. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150601/NJBIZ01/306019981&source=RSS