CPBJ - Retail http://www.cpbj.com/section/retail Retail News Retail en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:07:51 EST Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:07:51 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301299994&source=RSS Editorial Midstate retail shows change is opportunity One size no longer fits all &#8212 if it ever did. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301299994&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150127/CPBJ01/150129783&source=RSS Rite Aid names new VP in charge of real estate acquisition Rite Aid Corp. has promoted Ray Payne, vice president, real estate West Coast, to group vice president, real estate. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150127/CPBJ01/150129783&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150126/CPBJ01/150129802&source=RSS Carmen David's Creamery closes retail shop, focuses on wholesale The owners of a Lancaster ice cream maker are ending retail operations to focus on their wholesale business as well as tend to the medical needs of their son. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150126/CPBJ01/150129802&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301229998&source=RSS Strategy slated to drive changes along Hershey's Chocolate Avenue How will downtown Hershey look five years from now? Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301229998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129896&source=RSS In brief Bon-Ton CFO to retire Keith E. Plowman, executive vice president and CFO at The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. , plans to step down in August. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:55:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129896&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150121/CPBJ01/150129948&source=RSS York County-based Atlantic Tactical acquired by Florida company Atlantic Tactical Inc. , a Fairview Township-based dealer of public safety equipment and uniforms, has been acquired by The Safariland Group. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150121/CPBJ01/150129948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150129977&source=RSS Bon-Ton CFO announces retirement The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. announced its chief financial officer has decided to retire. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150129977&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150129985&source=RSS Bon-Ton Sales up, but guidance down While York County-based retailer The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. reported an increase in sales over the holiday shopping season, the company is lowering its investor guidance. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150120/CPBJ01/150129985&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149998&source=RSS Drivers need PTSD coverage, mental health experts say A recent state court case awarding post-traumatic stress disorder benefits to a Philadelphia liquor store manager could open the door to benefits for at-risk employees in other industries. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150114/CPBJ01/150119913&source=RSS Rite Aid settles one debt, increases borrowing capacity Rite Aid Corp. announced Tuesday a plan to save between 20 million and 50 million in interest expense as it pays off a 1. 15 billion loan due in 2020. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150114/CPBJ01/150119913&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150114/CPBJ01/150119919&source=RSS Gehman Co. closing its doors in Upper Allen Township Another high-end furniture store is closing its doors in Central Pennsylvania. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 08:55:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150114/CPBJ01/150119919&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150114/CPBJ01/150119944&source=RSS Online retailer ThredUp picks Cumberland County for 1.1 million distribution center, 300 jobs ThredUp, an online retailer of women's and kids' clothing, will locate its eastern U. S. distribution facility in Upper Allen Township, Cumberland County, a move that will create 300 jobs. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150114/CPBJ01/150119944&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/150109847&source=RSS Deb Shops liquidating all retail locations, including four in Central Pa. Liquidation of the Deb Shops' 287 retail stores has begun following the Philadelphia-based chain's bankruptcy protection filing in December, according to the company website. Fri, 09 Jan 2015 10:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150109/CPBJ01/150109847&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150108/CPBJ01/150109876&source=RSS Report J.C. Penney to close two midstate stores Two midstate J. C. Penney stores will close in 2015, according to a report from the Huffington Post. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 12:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150108/CPBJ01/150109876&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150107/CPBJ01/150109911&source=RSS The Wet Seal closes 338 retail stores, including Colonial Park location The Wet Seal Inc. , a specialty clothing retailer to young women, today announced that it is closing 338 retail stores, including a store inside Colonial Park Mall. Wed, 07 Jan 2015 13:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150107/CPBJ01/150109911&source=RSS