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Consumer confidence dips again | Chain Store AgeConsumer confidence dips again | Chain Store Age

Get great content like this right in your inbox. Subscribe Confidence declined in November, but holiday spending still looks “solid.” The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index dipped to 125.5 in November, following a slight decline in October to 126.1. It was the fourth consecutive monthly decline. The Present Situation Index – based on consumers’ assessment […]

Peacocks chain set to rescue Bonmarché from collapse | BusinessPeacocks chain set to rescue Bonmarché from collapse | Business

At least 30 Bonmarché stores are to close next month with the loss of about 240 jobs, as previous owner Philip Day prepares to buy back the remaining chain out of administration. The Peacocks chain, which is part of Day’s Edinburgh Woollen Mill group, has been named by administrators at FRP advisory as preferred bidder […]

Consumer confidence dips again | Chain Store AgeConsumer confidence dips again | Chain Store Age

Get great content like this right in your inbox. Subscribe Confidence declined in November, but holiday spending still looks “solid.” The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index dipped to 125.5 in November, following a slight decline in October to 126.1. It was the fourth consecutive monthly decline. The Present Situation Index – based on consumers’ assessment […]

Expanding cannabis chain seeks premium corner locationsExpanding cannabis chain seeks premium corner locations

For the better part of a decade, Ryan Brandt scoured the country for Murphy Oil, looking for freestanding corner locations for their gas and convenience stores at major intersections, preferably near Walmart. He now hunts those same locations for the nascent, yet wildly expanding, cannabis dispensary business. “We’ve done 30-plus deals for MedMen across the […]

Rebag expands footprint | Chain Store AgeRebag expands footprint | Chain Store Age

Rebag continues to capitalize on the resale boom. The digitally-native designer handbag reseller opened its tenth brick-and-mortar location, at Dadeland Mall in Miami, Florida. The opening comes five months after Rebag opened a flagship in Miami’s Design District and shortly after the company’s Series C funding announcement, totaling $52 million to date.  Rebag said it […]