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Pell City breaks ground on new shopping center

Pell City Mayor Bill Pruitt addresses the crowd at the groundbreaking of Pell City Square, future home to several major retailers.

New airport store celebrates U.S. Civil Rights Trail

A new store at the Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport features items commemorating the people and places of the civil rights movement

New Orleans retailer opening first location in Alabama

New Orleans-based Tasc Performance will open its first store in Alabama later this year in Mountain Brook’s Lane Parke development

Amazon union vote looks close; Warrior Met strike enters second year

At Amazon, no’s lead the way, but ballots still need to be evaluated. At Warrior Met, workers are still on strike over contract disputes.

Fetch Rewards coming to Birmingham

Fetch Rewards, a consumer rewards app, plans to employ 200 in its office facility and customer service hub in Birmingham.

Retailers pick 2022 officers

Jodie Stanfield, of Local Joe’s in Rainbow City, has been elected chairman of the Alabama Retail Association. Other officers are Vice Chairman Michael Gee of...

Mobile-based Shoe Station acquired for $67 million

Shoe Station, a family-owned footwear retailer based in Mobile, has been acquired by Indiana-based Shoe Carnival for $67 million, the two companies announced today. Shoe...

Birmingham, Mastercard and Urban Impact announce #BuyBlackBham campaign

Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin today announced a partnership with Mastercard and Urban Impact to create #BuyBlackBham to support Black-owned businesses during the holidays.

Retailers anticipate rosy holiday spending

At the height of last year’s winter pandemic surge, retail spending in Alabama during the holiday shopping season of November and December topped the...

Gadsden Mall thrives while many pine

The Gadsden Mall is thriving while others around the country are struggling.

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