1. Articles in category: Retail

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    1. Big Y supermarket proposal draws praise

      Explore masslive.com (May 26 2011)

      - Mostly positive comments at a public hearing Tuesday greeted a proposal to put a Big Y supermarket at the former Atlas Copco factory in a project that would bring 250 jobs. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   Kathleen G. Anderson   Holyoke

    2. Holyoke gets first look at proposal for project anchored by Big Y on Lower Westfield Road

      Explore masslive.com (May 23 2011)

      Holyoke gets first look at proposal for project anchored by Big Y on Lower Westfield Road Francesca Maltese, development manager for O’Connell Development Group, told The Republican May 6 the plan is to open a Big Y with other retail stores in a $12 million project by 2012. The supermarket itself would produce 150 to 175 jobs, she said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   Holyoke   Westfield

    3. Pyramid Cos. refinances Hampshire Mall

      Explore bizjournals (May 20 2011)

      The deal appears to have closed in late April, although loan documents were not available via the Hampshire County Registry of Deeds as of Thursday. The new loan backing the sprawling Hampshire Mall is valued at $24.9 million and matures in April 2021. (Read Full Article)

    4. DevelopSpringfield identifies State Street location for possible supermarket ...

      Explore masslive.com (May 11 2011)

      The idea of getting a supermarket to the neighborhood predates DevelopSpringfield. In 2005, a study commissioned by the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts found that 9.1 percent of the households in the Mason Square neighborhood can’t get enough to eat and 19.2 percent were not secure in terms of a food supply. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   Springfield Technical Community College   Springfield

    5. Holyoke could be getting a Big Y supermarket near the Holyoke Mall at Ingleside

      Explore masslive.com (May 6 2011)

      Holyoke could be getting a Big Y supermarket near the Holyoke Mall at Ingleside The $12 million project near the Holyoke Mall at Ingleside would occupy the former Atlas Copco compressor factory and include other retail stores, officials said. The supermarket would occupy half the site, or 50,000 square feet, and produce up to 175 jobs. A quarter of the jobs would be full time, said Francesca Maltese, development manager for O’ Connell Development Group here, which owns the site. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   Kathleen G. Anderson   Holyoke

    6. T.J. Maxx opens on Liberty Street

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 14 2011)

      “We are very excited about the March 20th opening of our newest T.J. Maxx,” said Doreen Thompson, vice president of corporate communications for The TJX Companies Inc., (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   West Springfield   Springfield   The Republican

    7. Discount supermarket, tire store proposed for Chicopee's Memorial Drive

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 10 2011)

      Discount supermarket, tire store proposed for Chicopee's Memorial Drive If approved, the project would be located across the street from the about $30 million Chicopee Crossing project, which includes a hotel, about 23,000 square feet of retail space, three additional restaurants and a stand alone bank. Both are located near the exit to Interstate 90. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Chicopee   The Republican

    8. Centro Properties agrees to sell Enfield Square Mall, other retail locations to Blackstone Group in $9.4 billion deal

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 5 2011)

      Centro Properties agrees to sell Enfield Square Mall, other retail locations to Blackstone Group in $9.4 billion deal Australia’s Centro Properties Group has announced that it has agreed to sell all its U.S. retail shopping centers - including the Enfield Square mall - to Blackstone Group LP, a New York-based private equity firm, for $9.4 billion. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   The Republican

    9. Borders bookstore at Holyoke Mall to close

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 16 2011)

      Borders bookstore at Holyoke Mall to close The 40-year-old company plans to close about 200 of its 642 stores over the next few weeks, according to The Associated Press. All of the stores closed will be superstores, Borders spokeswoman Mary Davis said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke   The Republican

    10. Ultimate Electronics in Holyoke to close

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 14 2011)

      Ultimate Electronics in Holyoke to close Ultimate Electronics is liquidating all of its 46 stores across the country, including its location in the Holyoke Crossing complex in Holyoke. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke   The Republican

    11. West Springfield Mayor Edward Gibson says extraordinary economic development in 2010 will be hard to beat ...

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 14 2011)

      West Springfield Mayor Edward Gibson says extraordinary economic development in 2010 will be hard to beat ... The other huge project that got started in 2010 was the mammoth expansion of CSX’s freight yard, a project which Gibson put at $10 million. “That will definitely lead to a rejuvenation of our Main Street-Union Street corridor and hopefully lead to future development in the area of the West Springfield trade center,” Gibson said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Western Massachusetts Electric Company   The Republican

    12. Enfield, Suffield and other Northern Connecticut communities seeing economic recovery

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 13 2011)

      Enfield, Suffield and other Northern Connecticut communities seeing economic recovery McMahon said the Bradley Airport Development Zone, recently created by the Connecticut General Assembly, allows for incentives such as tax abatements and credits for qualifying businesses who locate by the airport. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Bradley International Airport   Springfield

    13. Wilson's Department Store remains an institution in downtown Greenfield

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 7 2011)

      Wilson's Department Store remains an institution in downtown Greenfield There has been a store at the corner of Main and Davis streets in the heart of downtown Greenfield for more than 128 years. First known as The Boston Store, it was sold in 1896 to John Wilson who renamed it the John Wilson Co. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Northampton

    14. Big Y Foods Inc. expands in Stafford Springs

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 26 2011)

      Big Y Foods Inc. expands in Stafford Springs Big Y Foods is remodeling its store at 87 West Stafford Road in Stafford Springs, Conn. The store, a longtime Big Y location, is getting a new facade and amenities like a pizza shop and fried fish shop. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   The Republican

    15. J.C. Penney will close its Springfield Eastfield Mall location

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 24 2011)

      J.C. Penney will close its Springfield Eastfield Mall location J.C. Penney Company, Inc. will close its outlet store in the Eastfield Mall as part of a corporate restructuring. The shutdown will occur sometime this year, according to a news release from Penney’s corporate offices in Texas. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   The Republican

    16. West Springfield planning board OKs Riverdale Street projects for Pride gas station and Bertera car dealership

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 21 2011)

      The Planning Board has approved site plans for two Riverdale Street projects – the redevelopment of a gasoline station and an addition to a vehicle dealership. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Chicopee   Westfield

    17. Atkins Farm in Amherst and r.k. Miles in Hatfield take advantage of stimulus

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 17 2011)

      Atkins Farm, the longtime landmark known for its apple pies, apple cider and doughnuts, is not only replacing the warehouse it lost to the reconstruction of Route 116, but plans to add more retail space and an all-season grille and ice-cream shop. “Circumstances are pushing us toward it,” said Pauline A. Lannon, president of Atkins Farm. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   MassDevelopment   Amherst   The Republican

    18. Andrew Feuerstein, new owner of VW of Northampton, has big plans for expanding, improving Rt. 5 dealership

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 16 2011)

      Andrew Feuerstein, new owner of VW of Northampton, has big plans for expanding, improving Rt. 5 dealership It was a good ol’ fashioned Chamber of Commerce get-together Thursday night: an “Arrive@5” cheese and champagne affair in the sparkling showroom at VW of Northampton. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Smith College   Northampton   Greenfield

    19. Top Entrepreneur for 2010

      Explore BusinessWest (Jan 6 2011)

      Top Entrepreneur for 2010 BusinessWest’s Top Entrepreneur for 2010 is Robert Bolduc, founder and CEO of Springfield-based Pride. Since 1976, when he started with one self-serve gas station in Indian Orchard, he has done much more than build a chain of 24 stores stretching across the region. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Russell Denver   West Springfield   Springfield Falcons

    20. Agawam's Yankee Mattress Factory adds new retail location in Springfield

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 1 2011)

      Agawam's Yankee Mattress Factory adds new retail location in Springfield Yankee Mattress, which has been handcrafting between 2,000 and 3,000 mattresses each year in its Agawam factory for the past 11 years, recently opened its third retail location at Haymarket Square at 1670 Boston Road in Springfield. Yankee Mattress also has showrooms at 314 Springfield St. in Agawam and at 104 Damon Road in Northampton. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Northampton   Westfield

    21. 2 of 3 A.J. Wright stores in Springfield area scheduled to survive TJX Companies reorganization

      Explore masslive.com (Dec 10 2010)

      2 of 3 A.J. Wright stores in Springfield area scheduled to survive TJX Companies reorganization Two of the three A. J. Wright stores in the Springfield area will be reopening under other names next year, as part of an announcement by the TJX Companies Inc. to consolidate its operations. But the one in the Springfield Plaza on Liberty Street will be closing for good. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Chicopee   Westfield

    22. Big Y Foods Inc. opens 2 more Connecticut stores

      Explore masslive.com (Dec 6 2010)

      Big Y Foods Inc. opens 2 more Connecticut stores Headquartered in Springfield, Big Y is one of the largest independently owned supermarket chains in New England with 62 stores throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts, including Fresh Acres Market and Table & Vine fine wines and liquors, with more than 10,000 employees. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   Springfield   The Republican

    23. Home Source Warehouse to open doors in Agawam

      Explore masslive.com (Nov 22 2010)

      Home Source Warehouse to open doors in Agawam Home Source Warehouse, a new venture, will open on “Black Friday” in space formerly occupied by Food Mart. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   West Springfield   Springfield   The Republican

    24. Big Y opens supermarkets in former A&P Connecticut locations

      Explore masslive.com (Nov 8 2010)

      Big Y opens supermarkets in former A&P Connecticut locations Big Y Foods Inc. opened the first two of the several Connecticut supermarkets that were acquired from A&P on Nov. 1: in West Hartford at 772 North Main St. and in Branford at 1060 Main St. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Big Y Foods   Springfield   The Republican

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