Kohl's, JCPenney, Borders Set To Expand
by Sarah Mahoney, Sep 29, 2010, 5:08 PM
More retailers are getting back to building. Kohl's says it is opening 21 new stores in 15 states, as well as a new customer service center in San Antonio. And JCPenney says it is beginning a five-year drive to expand in underserved markets, starting with three new stores. It also says it has begun a major renovation program, including 76 stores this year. And by 2014, the Company plans to complete major renovations at a total of more than 375 stores. And Borders says it will open 25 seasonal Borders Express stores, which will open Oct. 25, with Halloween themed merchandise, and stay open through the end of January.