- San Anselmo. // Sunset;Nov2006, Vol. 217 Issue 5, p40
The article describes boutiques and restaurants that opened or reopened in San Anselmo, California after the New Year's weekend flood that damaged much of downtown's establishments. The shops are Fleet Feet Sports, Sax, Vintage Flamingo and Boss Valley Winery. The restaurants are Bistro 330,...
- Store fears more flooding. // Cabinet Maker;2/6/2004, Issue 5374, p6
Reports on the flooding of Devon, England, furniture retailer The Pine Store. Flood alerts issued by the British Environment Agency for the rivers Axe, Otter, Clyst, Culm and Exe; Failure of a flood prevention drain to stop water from pouring in.
- Specialty stores. // Chain Store Age;Feb96, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p24
Reports on developments in specialty stores in the United States as of February 1996. Includes news on the opening of 28 new Crown Books stores; Chapter 11 filings made by Clothesline Inc, and Sycamore Stores; Closure of Charming Shoppes' underperforming stores.
- Specialty stores. // Chain Store Age;Jan1997, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p30
Reports on developments related to specialty stores in the United States as of January 1997. Includes The Wet Seal's confirmation of its intention to acquire 508 stores from County Seat Stores; Toys `R' Us' launching of its KidsWorld superstore format; Woolworth Corp.'s acquisition of Eastbay Inc.
- Specialty stores. // Chain Store Age;Feb97, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p11
Presents an update on various issues concerning specialty stores in the United States as of February 1997. Includes the postponement of the confirmation hearing on Lamonts Apparel's reorganization plan; Court permission received by Clothestime to close 22 stores; Gymboree Corp.'s allotted...
- Specialty stores. // Chain Store Age;Jun98, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p14
Reports on developments in specialty stores in the United States as of June 1998. Woolworth Corp.'s closure of its Kinney Shoe chain in Canada; Crown Books' search for lender deals to avoid bankruptcy; Starbucks Coffee Co.'s expansion in Europe; Number of units to be opened by Gymboree Corp.
- Specialty watch. // Discount Store News;1/1/96, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p6
Presents an update on specialty stores in the United States. Bankruptcy filing of Clothestime; Acquisition by Western Auto of Nationwise; Purchase of assets of Auto Parts Club by W. John Devine; Launching of Animal Hospitals by PetsMart.
- Specialty watch. // Discount Store News;6/17/96, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p8
Presents news items related to the specialty store industry in the United States. Sports Authority's plan to launch a Junior unit; Closure of Sports & Recreation stores; Creation of a Northeastern division of Circuit City; Rise in Lechters' May 1996 sales; Decrease in Best Products' sales.
- Specialty watch. // Discount Store News;9/2/96, Vol. 35 Issue 17, p6
Presents news developments related to specialty stores in the United States as of September 2, 1996. Includes cost savings of Petco with an in-store signage program; Test store opened by Chief Auto Parts in Dallas, Texas; Rickel Home Centers' closure of 18 unprofitable stores.