Topic: Small-format stores
Kohl's announced it will open four small-format stores and invest in its fifth e-commerce fulfillment center during the third quarter.
Sephora has launched a new small-scale store format known as the Sephora Studio.
Target is opening a small format in a new apartment building, Office Depot is pushing B2B sales, SimpleTire is delivering to FedEx, and Sears Canada is restructuring.
The big-box retailer has 30 small-format locations and plans to enter new neighborhoods with a fresh real estate footprint.
The 25,000-sq.-ft. store in Santa Ana will be one of four opening by the end of 2016 that will have a smaller footprint but more experiences for shoppers.
Walmart may have abandoned its small store efforts, but Target is doubling down with plans to eventually have hundreds of its "flexible formats."