State Street Slump
- South Valley downtown areas thriving. Fujimoto, Deborah Rivera // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;9/6/2002, Issue 322978, p16
Reports the activities of the central business district in Tulare County, California. Commitment of local residents to the growth of the downtown areas; Operation of specialty stores; Plans for the construction of a senior citizen housing complex.
- THE BOTTLE SHOP OPENS IN SYDNEY CBD. // Australian Hotelier;Oct2009, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p8
The article reports on the opening of The Bottle Shop by the Merivale Group in Central Business District (CBD) in Sydney, New South Wales located on Palings Lane. The Bottle Shop offers a range of Australian and international wines. Est Restaurant sommelier Frank Moreau said that the wine...
- Los Angeles' Downtown Distinction. // Chain Store Age;May2007, Vol. 83 Issue 5, p60
The article features the Grand Avenue development in Los Angeles, California, which is designed to create a high-impact, high-quality destination in one of the premier downtown cores in the U.S. Grand Avenue is comprised of a luxury hotel, a diverse mix of specialty retail and restaurants,...
- In-Scale Hobbies. Schneider, Darlene // Wenatchee Business Journal;May2004, Vol. 18 Issue 5, pC10
Features In-Scale Hobbies, a store in downtown Wenatchee, Washington that sells model railroad supplies. Average purchase per customer; Advertising and marketing strategies.
- Crossroads. Newberry, Beth // Louisville Magazine;Aug2006, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p19
The article presents information about several specialty stores in downtown LaGrange in Oldham County, Kentucky. The toy store Treasured Child offers board games, puppets, themed toy-sets by Playmobil USA Inc., and dolls by Corolle and Adora. Tattoo parlor Inkwell Tattoo has three tattoo artists...
- ON THE LIGHTER SIDE Auditland. Jacka, J. Michael // Internal Auditor;Jun2005, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p46
Features the main attractions at Auditland theme-based amusement park in Orlando, Florida developed by the Institute of Internal Auditors. Main Street Auditing, a remodeled turn-of-the century business district; Theater-in-the-round concept at Carousel of Audits show house; Several specialty...
- The mean streets. Macdonald, Sylvia // British Baker;2/25/2011, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p21
The article focuses on what British independent shops or retailers can do to deal with the issue of unprofitable town centres in 2011. It mentions Local Data Co. Ltd.'s figures which show that 800 town centres in the country are not thriving because of increasing vacancies. It is suggested by...
- Neighborhood Guide. // Back Stage West;7/21/2005, Vol. 12 Issue 30, p17-A
Presents a neighborhood guide for actors in Los Angeles, California. Tourist attractions at downtown Los Angeles; Range of house rent in Eagle Rock; Specialty stores and entertainment events held in Hollywood.
- A new approach for downtown areas? Samuel, Stewart // Supermarket News Exclusive Insight;5/22/2015, p3
The article discusses changes in how grocery retailers in the U.S. are considering how to best build a presence in downtown locations. Topics covered include features of the Roche Brothers full-service grocery store in Boston, Massachusetts, the viability of larger format stores with the...