CPBJ - Retail http://www.cpbj.com/section/retail Retail News Retail en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:35:49 EST Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:35:49 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229857&source=RSS J.C. Penney closing up to 140 stores, cutting jobs Department-store chain J. C. Penney today announced plans to close 130 to 140 stores and two distribution centers over the next few months as the big-box retail industry continues to rightsize in the face of growing online competition and small niche brands. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229857&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170220/CPBJ01/170229978&source=RSS Sheetz opens new, larger York Township store Altoona-based convenience store chain Sheetz Inc. has opened a new, larger store in York Township, south of downtown York, at 160 Leader Heights Road. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170220/CPBJ01/170229978&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170220/CPBJ01/170229985&source=RSS Could Rite Aid deal finally be approaching? We've heard it before The marriage of Walgreens and Rite Aid may be just around the corner. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170220/CPBJ01/170229985&source=RSS