Tag Archives: Dollar General

CBRE: Big-box retailers not dead, just evolving

by Dan Rafter It’s easy to think that big-box, big-name retailers are going extinct. Shoppers are flocking to Amazon and other online retailers to buy everything from furniture to computers to suits. And the headlines are filled with big-name retailers … Continue reading

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Boulder Group report: Dollar General, Family Dollar stores continue to dominate dollar store market

by Dan Rafter Dollar General and Family Dollar continue to dominate the dollar store business, according to the latest research by the Boulder Group. The Boulder Group’s second-quarter Net Lease Dollar Store Report analyzes the performance of the dollar store … Continue reading

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Dollar stores slowing down? Don’t count on it

by Dan Rafter Dollar General plans to open 650 more stores throughout 2015, according to the latest retail research from Marcus & Millichap. That’s second among U.S. retailers only to sandwich seller Subway. With the addition of the 650 locations, … Continue reading

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Here are the retailers that will see the most growth in 2015

Which retailers are the ones to watch in 2015? According to Marcus & Millichap, Subway tops the list. According to Marcus & Millichap’s 2015 retail forecast, Subway, which already operates more than 38,000 stores across the United States, plans to … Continue reading

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The hottest retail sector today? Dollar stores

by Dan Rafter It seems like an ordinary retail transaction: Mid-America Real Estate Corporation’s net lease investment group recently closed the sale of an 8,320-square-foot Family Dollar store in Indianapolis. But such sales are becoming a trend. Few sectors of … Continue reading

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The Boulder Group: Dollar stores remain hot properties

Can you guess how many stores Dollar General and Family Dollar built in 2012? Try 1,100. That counts as rapid expansion. And that’s especially true in a retail market that’s still sluggish. And don’t expect the dollar store drive to … Continue reading

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