Walgreens plans 10 Massachusetts primary care clinics

Walgreens Boots Alliance with VillageMD will open 10 or more primary care practices in Massachusetts, starting with a location in Quincy slated to open next month, as part of a plan to open 600 US locations by 2025. The pharmacy chain invested $5.2 billion in VillageMD last year to grow its presence in the health […]

New NJ shopping center to feature ShopRite, Target

A ShopRite supermarket and a Target will anchor Glenwood Green, a proposed shopping center in Middlesex County, New Jersey. The 355,000-square-foot shopping center, owned by Regency Centers, will include a mix of local and national shops, fitness venues, restaurants, and a gas station and convenience store. MyCentralJersey

DSW parent outlines “store of the future” plans

Designer Brands is making plans to shrink some of its stores and use others as fulfillment centers for online sales of its footwear brands including DSW and Camuto Group. The ultimate goal is to develop a “store of the future,” reduce the average footprint to about 15,000 square feet and “tell different stories with these […]

Macy’s to raise the curtain on 37 Backstage shops

Macy’s will open 37 new off-price Backstage departments at stores around the country between April and June, including at the retailer’s New York City and Chicago flagships. Backstage in-store shops range in size from 11,000 to 16,000 square feet and offer lower prices on a mix of merchandise, some of it from brands that aren’t […]

Swarovski to Open Fifth Ave. Flagship Store

Swarovski has signed a 14,000-square-foot, long-term lease to open a flagship store at 680 Fifth Ave. in Manhattan. Located on the corner of 54th St., the two-level store will feature more than 150 feet of double-height wrap-around exposure and frontage. Globe Street