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by jamcool
August 29th, 2019, 6:36 am
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: "Disney stores" to open in some Target locations
Replies: 11
Views: 1262

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

Target expanded to the west coast and southwest by buying the ex-FedMart sites, and later the ex-Zodys sites
by jamcool
August 27th, 2019, 6:38 am
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: "Disney stores" to open in some Target locations
Replies: 11
Views: 1262

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
by jamcool
August 14th, 2019, 6:39 am
Forum: Specialty Retail Chains
Topic: Bi-Mart's Cascade Farm and Outdoor
Replies: 5
Views: 579

Re: Bi-Mart's Cascade Farm and Outdoor

Apparently a competitor to Tractor Supply Co and CAL Ranch Stores
by jamcool
August 6th, 2019, 10:18 am
Forum: Northwest, Rockies, & Alaska USA
Topic: Albertsons/Safeway in Colorado: past 5 years, 40 store closures
Replies: 1
Views: 412

Re: Albertsons/Safeway in Colorado: past 5 years, 40 store closures

I suspect most of those were ex Albertsons or Safeways near existing Albertsons
by jamcool
August 3rd, 2019, 10:36 pm
Forum: Restaurant Chains
Topic: Burger King Vegetarian Impossible Whopper
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: Burger King Vegetarian Impossible Whopper

These so-called burgers are true “Frankenfood”....higher in fat and carbs than lean ground beef.
by jamcool
August 3rd, 2019, 4:12 pm
Forum: California USA
Topic: Stater Bros. President Retiring. Former Albertsons Portland Division President to Replace
Replies: 5
Views: 515

Re: Stater Bros. President Retiring. Former Albertsons Portland Division President to Replace

I imagine the state of California would block any such merger, especially after the Haggen fiasco.
by jamcool
July 31st, 2019, 10:48 am
Forum: Non Region-Specific
Topic: Kroger May Sell Off Its Convenience Store Chains, Including Kwik Shop, Tom Thumb, Turkey Hill
Replies: 64
Views: 13095

Re: Kroger May Sell Off Its Convenience Store Chains, Including Kwik Shop, Tom Thumb, Turkey Hill

EG just announced it is buying Cumberland Farms, which is a major c-store operator on the East Coast-and plans to keep the Cumberland name.
by jamcool
July 28th, 2019, 12:59 pm
Forum: Specialty Retail Chains
Topic: Sprint Closures
Replies: 10
Views: 1041

Re: Sprint Closures

Dish is not in the best of financial health to buy up Sprint assets, it is losing subscribers and having contract issues with the content providers and broadcasters like Meredith and Viacom. Right now DirecTV has contract fights with Nexstar, who owns TV stations in a number of markets. Those statio...
by jamcool
July 12th, 2019, 10:54 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Nordstrom Closing Downtown Anchorage Location
Replies: 16
Views: 1256

Re: Nordstrom Closing Downtown Anchorage Location

Dillard’s thrives by being the fashion store in smaller cities that Macy’s won’t go into (cities under 100k in population). And the Dillard family still owns a large share of the company.
by jamcool
July 9th, 2019, 9:52 pm
Forum: California USA
Topic: Ridgecrest Earthquake Retail Photos
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Re: Ridgecrest Earthquake Retail Photos

Ex Alpha Beta?