Tag: Florida

Retail Types, Stores

Apple forced to re-close 11 stores just weeks after re-opening as US COVID-19 cases skyrocket

June 22, 2020

Via: Charged

Apple has announced that it will re-close more than 10 stores across the US as cases of coronavirus continue to skyrocket in many states. Just weeks after reopening large chunks of its store estate where it felt “confident the environment […]


UPS partners with CVS on residential drone delivery in Florida

April 30, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

UPS completed its first drone delivery with CVS in November 2019 in North Carolina. Since then, as part of the carrier’s coronavirus response effort, it has been testing the viability of drones to complete smaller-scale deliveries to medical sites or […]

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Why retailers are flooding the Sunshine State

May 15, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Florida is known by many for its crystal-clear beaches and amusement parks. But for those in the grocery business, the Sunshine State these days looks more like a battleground than a breezy getaway. A longtime stronghold for the beloved Publix […]


A surging J.C. Penney to re-enter category it left 30 years ago

January 20, 2016

Via: Chain Store Age

As more millennials enter the real estate market and a rising number of homeowners invest in updating their homes, J.C. Penney is re-entering the appliance business. The retailer announced that it will introduce a leading assortment of major appliances in […]