Bargain-hunting Drives Brick-and-mortar Growth

As U.S. consumers increasingly show a preference for convenient shopping at discount prices, expansion of retail store networks is occurring primarily in convenience and discount stores. This according to a new analysis from Edge by Ascential. https://chainstoreage.com/study-two-retail-channels-poised-fastest-store-growth Bill DundasBill Dundas, a 40-year veteran of the on-premise sign industry as a fabricator, installer and journalist, is […]

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Old Navy has Big Plans to Expand its Store Network

The apparel chain, recently spun off by its parent (Gap Inc.) as an independent public company, has set the lofty goal of nearly doubling the size of its brick-and-mortar footprint in the years ahead. https://www.chainstoreage.com/store-spaces/old-navy-to-double-the-size-of-store-fleet/ Bill DundasBill Dundas, a 40-year veteran of the on-premise sign industry as a fabricator, installer and journalist, is President/Executive Director […]

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Restaurant Business Online’s Top-50 Emerging Chains

Check out the Top-50 list of the fastest-growing, small restaurant chains in the U.S. https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/future-50-2019 Bill DundasBill Dundas, a 40-year veteran of the on-premise sign industry as a fabricator, installer and journalist, is President/Executive Director of the Foundation for the Advancement of the Sign Industry (FASI).More Posts

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Newk’s Eatery Continues Ambitious Expansion

The popular, fast-casual dining chain has announced an 18-restaurant expansion in Texas and Oklahoma to be completed during the next few years. This includes openings of ten Dallas area locations and eight Oklahoma locations in Oklahoma City, Norman, Moore and Stillwater. Founded in 2004 and based in Jackson, Mississippi, Newk’s currently operates and franchises more […]

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