Chain Store News – June 1, 2016

Robbie Gale

In the "Chain Store News" we track news about major changes in various chain stores throughout the country such as broad store closings, openings, or acquisitions.  We then point you to our lists of relevant data so you can see how these changes might affect the retail landscape overall.

Australian retail giant Cotton On gears up for big California expansion  -June 1, 2016

     Related AggData:  Cotton On

Will Ulta Salon Continue To Dazzle?  -May 29, 2016

     Related AggData:  ULTA Beauty

Five Below’s First-Quarter Earnings, Sales Expected Higher Amid Rapid-Growth Phase (NASDAQ:FIVE)   -May 27, 2016

     Related AggData:  Five Below

Florida restaurant chain to add 35 locations to Philly market   -May 27, 2016

     Related AggData:  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants

Mars Super Markets to close all stores; Weis Markets to purchase 5 of 13 Mars stores  -May 26, 2016

     Related AggData:  Mars Food,  Weis Markets

Rita’s Italian Ice Expands with Area Developer Agreements  -May 25, 2016

     Related AggData:  Rita's Italian Ice

Canadian company to acquire Kahala for $300M  -May 25, 2016

     Related AggData:  Country Style,   Yogen Fruz,   TacoTime,  Blimpie,   Surf City Squeeze,   Great Steak, Samurai Sam's Teriyaki Grill,   America's Taco Shop,   NrGize Lifestyle Cafe,   Rollerz,   Ranch One,   The Frullati Café & Bakery,   Johnnie’s New York Pizzeria,   Planet Smoothie,   Tasti D-Lite,   Maui Wowi

Uniqlo Says Top Priority Is to Turn Around 'Struggling' U.S. Stores  -May 25, 2016

     Related AggData:  UNIQLO US

Hy-Vee's scouting Twin Cities sites for convenience stores 'on steroids'  -May 25, 2016

     Related AggData:  Hy-Vee

Pollo Campero Celebrates Its 45th Anniversary with New Restaurant Openings and Sales Momentum  -May 24, 2016

     Related AggData:  Pollo Campero

Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings' (SPWH) CEO John Schaefer on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  -May 24, 2016

    Related AggData:  Sportsman's Warehouse

As Their Anchors Sink, Malls Try To Present Retail 'Experience'  -May 23, 2016

     Related AggData:  Macy's,  Kmart,  Sears

Which Wich Superior Sandwiches Targets Expanded Presence in the Northeast  -May 23, 2016

     Related AggData:  Which Wich

Stripes opens second store in Port Arthur  -May 20, 2016

     Related AggData:  Stripes Convenience Stores

DICK'S Sporting (DKS) Up on Q1 Earnings Beat, Cuts Outlook  -May 20, 2016

     Related AggData:  Dick's Sporting Goods,  Field & Stream,  Golf Galaxy

Foot Locker Earnings Fail to Impress  -May 20, 2016

     Related AggData:  Foot Locker

Destination XL Group, Inc. Reports First-Quarter 2016 Financial Results  -May 20, 2016

     Related AggData:  Destination XL (DXL),  Casual Male XL

Hibbett Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results   -May 20, 2016

     Related AggData:  Hibbett Sports

Englewood braces for big job losses as Sports Authority headquarters to close   -May 19, 2016

     Related AggData:  Sports Authority

Penn Station now open in Marion  -May 19, 2016

     Related AggData:  Penn Station

Shoe Carnival Reports First Quarter 2016 Results  -May 19, 2016

     Related AggData:  Shoe Carnival

Advance Auto Parts (AAP) Q1 Earnings Miss; Cuts View  -May 19, 2016

     Related AggData:  Advance Auto Parts

Taco Bell’s Expansion Anchored by Community Feel  -May 18, 2016

     Related AggData:  Taco Bell

T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods plan to open thousands of new stores  -May 18, 2016

     Related AggData:  T.J. Maxx,   Marshalls,  HomeGoods