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by submariner
October 9th, 2019, 12:25 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Do Stores Have Emergency Generators?
Replies: 4
Views: 726

Re: Do Stores Have Emergency Generators?

Good question. When I worked at Target in 99-00, most (if not all) stores had generators that could power minimal lighting and the registers. The theory is this allowed the store to open up during an emergency on a limited basis to allow people to purchase supplies. Generally the protocol was to hav...
by submariner
October 9th, 2019, 8:51 am
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Stores that are considered "too noisy"
Replies: 5
Views: 863

Re: Stores that are considered "too noisy"

- Almost any "trendy" clothing store.
- Apple stores tend to be very noisy, but then again they tend to have a ton of people packed into them at almost any given time (plus their use almost entire lack of acoustic deadening material in the store)
by submariner
October 9th, 2019, 8:36 am
Forum: California USA
Topic: Northern California Power Shutdowns
Replies: 17
Views: 4315

Re: Northern California Power Shutdowns

Please make sure to keep this on topic. The last paragraph did not contribute to the board discussion and had to be deleted.
by submariner
August 28th, 2019, 8:05 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: "Disney stores" to open in some Target locations
Replies: 11
Views: 2427

Re: "Disney stores" to open in some Target locations

Weird-looking store, what is that, an old FedMart? If was a pretty standard looking FedMart. There's a photo of it on this page: http://pleasantfamilyshopping.blogspot.com/2009/12/sol-price-founder-of-fedmart.html Noted at the bottom, that Fedmart pictured is exactly the same target store today Sen...
by submariner
August 28th, 2019, 5:49 am
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: "Disney stores" to open in some Target locations
Replies: 11
Views: 2427

Re: "Disney stores" to open in some Target locations

Have they remodeled the Anaheim store? It was a dump the last time I was in there If you're talking the one at Harbor & Chapman, it's technically in Garden Grove (called "Garden Grove - North", it's a mile or so from my house). But they are currently in the middle of a total remodel: IMG_0659.jpeg ...
by submariner
August 16th, 2019, 9:06 pm
Forum: California USA
Topic: Stater Bros. new visual identity
Replies: 11
Views: 3765

Re: Stater Bros. new visual identity

storewanderer wrote:
August 16th, 2019, 9:04 pm
https://www.weismarkets.com/ still likes Cooper Black.
There's no accounting for style on the east coast :lol:
by submariner
August 16th, 2019, 7:27 pm
Forum: California USA
Topic: Stater Bros. new visual identity
Replies: 11
Views: 3765

Re: Stater Bros. new visual identity

I agree. They could have integrated it into the new logo somehow. The old Font (the cooper black one)was definitely looking tired though.
by submariner
July 6th, 2019, 11:28 am
Forum: California USA
Topic: Ridgecrest Earthquake Retail Photos
Replies: 9
Views: 1543

Re: Ridgecrest Earthquake Retail Photos

Walmart Ridgecrest after the 7.1
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Albertsons Ridgecrest:
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by submariner
July 5th, 2019, 10:56 pm
Forum: California USA
Topic: Ridgecrest Earthquake Retail Photos
Replies: 9
Views: 1543

Ridgecrest Earthquake Retail Photos

Back-to-back Major Earthquakes hit Ridgecrest, CA (about 150 NE of Los Angeles) July 4th and 5th. Please use this thread to post images and videos of damage to retail locations. From Thursday's 6.4, a Stater Bros. in Ridgecrest. https://twitter.com/nickgraehl/status/1146855088238936066 Screen Shot 2...
by submariner
June 24th, 2019, 5:52 am
Forum: Specialty Retail Chains
Topic: Toys R Us Opening New Stores
Replies: 3
Views: 1392

Re: Toys R Us Opening New Stores

Is there an article on this yet? And are these stores seasonal only, or permanent?