CPBJ - Retail http://www.cpbj.com/section/retail Retail News Retail en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:51:51 EST Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:51:51 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140728/CPBJ01/140729792&source=RSS Mt. Holly Springs group tackles downtown improvement A group of Mt. Holly Springs volunteers is hoping a downtown improvement project will prove worthy of major grant money that will help improve the business climate, among other goals. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140728/CPBJ01/140729792&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/140729834&source=RSS Rite Aid names new VP, CFO Rite Aid Corp. named Darren Karst, a longtime retail finance executive, as executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective Aug. 20. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/140729834&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/140729850&source=RSS Newsmakers Retail Business featured this week Hair Direct Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:46:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/140729850&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/140729908&source=RSS In brief Hershey Creamery Co. introduces Shake Shop Express Hershey's Creamery is making its milkshakes and smoothies more accessible with the new Shake Shop Express, a self-serve frozen drink blending machine. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/140729908&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/307239997&source=RSS As businesses brew, midstate farmers invest in volatile hops market Hop growers deal with a high number of variables &#8212 and each of those variables is accompanied by a cost. It's an industry that has openings for the midstate but might not get any takers. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/307239997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169997&source=RSS Will an aging population hurt Harley-Davidson's ride? What does the future of Harley-Davidson Motor Co. look like? Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140724/CPBJ01/140729849&source=RSS Pa. gives Urban Outfitters 3M grant for solar array Pa. is giving Urban Outfitters Inc. a 3 million Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program grant to install a 3 megawatt solar array on the roof of its new direct-to-consumer fulfillment center in Salisbury Township, Lancaster County. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140724/CPBJ01/140729849&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140724/CPBJ01/140729862&source=RSS Hershey, Knight Transportation, Norfolk Southern release Q2 earnings Dauphin County chocolate giant The Hershey Co. , Knight Transportation and Norfolk Southern reported second-quarter earnings Wednesday and today. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140724/CPBJ01/140729862&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140722/CPBJ01/140729948&source=RSS Manheim Auto Auction reinstates closed sales for GM The world's largest auto auction started in Manheim and still operates here, and now it's bringing closed sales back to the local branch. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140722/CPBJ01/140729948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140722/CPBJ01/140729949&source=RSS New Red Robin planned for York County Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc. will break ground on its first restaurant in York County on Wednesday, and the new facility will be a &#8220prototype&#8221 for the burger chain. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140722/CPBJ01/140729949&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140722/CPBJ01/140729954&source=RSS Long-delayed Rite Aid plans begin with demolition of Jonestown Road office building Contractors began work this week on a long-delayed Rite Aid plan in Lower Paxton Township. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140722/CPBJ01/140729954&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169995&source=RSS Mecum expands to Northeast with four-day Harrisburg collector-car event Robert Zubrickie grew up around cars, but he's never been to an auction. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719706&source=RSS Newsmakers Retail Businesses featured this week Block Business Systems, Royer's Flowers Gifts Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719706&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169996&source=RSS Hampden Township envisions development Hampden Township officials like to boast that township taxes are merely a fraction of what they were in the 1970s. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140717/CPBJ01/140719773&source=RSS Urban Churn, a microcreamery, opening next week in Harrisburg Movies, beer and ice cream &#8212 not a bad deal for Harrisburg residents. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140717/CPBJ01/140719773&source=RSS