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"Philadelphia is a very, very important part of the eastern seaboard. So not only are we happy to be here but we're part of a very, very dynamic city that is on the move."

Ed Goldberg
Senior VP, Macy's

Linda Harris, Director of Communications
Center City District
660 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: 215.440.5546
E-mail: lharris@centercityphila.org

This is your place to keep up on the latest news and information about retail in Philadelphia.

Philly Tops List of 10 Most Affordable Retail Locations, Chain Store Age

Fido's Dream: PetSmart to Open Two Stores in Philly, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Hotel Mulled for Historic Girard Building at East Market Development Site, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Bourse Owner to Begin Work on Ground-Floor Dining and Drinking Hall, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Five Below Chooses Lits Building for New Center City Headquarters, The Philadelphia Inquirer

What the Philly Grocery Store Boom Is Really About, Philadelphia magazine

Target Expands Central Philly Footprint with New Store Planned for NoLibs, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Target Plans Sixth Smaller-Format Philly Store at Lincoln Square on S. Broad, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Natural Grocer Sprouts Seen Landing in S. Philly, Moorestown in Nationwide Expansion, The Philadelphia Inquirer

N.Y. Developer Durst Buys Pier Sites of Dave & Buster's, Morgan's with Eye to Apartments, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Resurgence of Center City Fueling Philly's Evolution, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Funding Secured for Penn's Landing Makeover, Philadelphia magazine

Philly's Amenity-Packed Super-Luxe Condo Market, Philadelphia magazine

Philly Designer Is on the Newest Season of Project Runway, and We're Excited, Philadelphia magazine

Reading Terminal Bakery Plans Phila. Expansion After First Store in Lancaster, The Philadelphia Business Journal

The 5 Best New Sandwiches in America, Bon Appétit

Philly Style Bagels Goes From Pop-Up to Storefront, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Best of Philly: Women's Shopping, Philadelphia magazine

ToBox Shoe Boutique Moving to New Center City Space, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Two Philadelphia Restaurants Land on Bon Appétit's Best New Restaurants List, Philadelphia magazine

City Fitness Opening Giant 40,000-Square-Foot Location in Center City, Philadelphia magazine

The New Face of 16th Street, MSC Retail

Remainder of Gallery Set to Close by Summer's End, PREIT CEO Says, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Target's New Store Puts a Bull's-Eye on Center City, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Urban Retail Comes to the Forefront in Philadelphia, National Real Estate Investor

Thanks to Philly Millennials, Center City Undergoing a Radical Change, The Philadelphia Inquirer

36 Hours in Philadelphia, The New York Times

V Street to Add a Casual Eatery Next Door in Rittenhouse, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Warby Parker's Latest Store Is a Classic School Bus Across From the Rocky Steps, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Meet Butcher Bar, Opening in Rittenhouse, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Hard Hat Tour: East Market's First Building, Philadelphia magazine

High-End Condo Resale Study Puts 1706 Rittenhouse at the Top, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Why Market East Is Becoming the New Hot Area for Millennials, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Inside ITV: Nick Elmi's Bar Next to Laurel on East Passyunk, The Philadelphia Inquirer

One Washington Square Trades for $114M, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Beer Replaces Babies as Yards Eyes Brewery at Former Destination Maternity Warehouse, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Konditori, the Swedish Espresso Bar, Opening 2 Shops in Rittenhouse, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Partner on Gallery Revamp Could Bid for PREIT, Report Says, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Twenty Years for Audrey Claire: 'Where the Heck Did THAT Go?', The Philadelphia Inquirer

Midtown Village's Tiki in Photos, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Aquimero: New Restaurant Under the Dome at Ritz-Carlton, The Philadelphia Inquirer

The New Dining Hotspot? Independence Mall, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Philadelphia Ranks as Best City for Millennials to Work & Live, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Liquor Law Uncorks Wine Shipments to Pa. Consumers, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Growing Cambria Hotel Brand Taps Philly as Showcase Site, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Local Hospitality Group Expanding City Tap House Concept in 3 States, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Midtown Village Shopping: The Stylish Person's Guide to the Neighborhood, Philadelphia magazine

Early Look: PHS's Viaduct Rail Park Pop-Up Beer GardenThe Philadelphia Inquirer

Post Brothers to Spend $50M on Two Center City Retail Properties, Bisnow

Post Brothers Bets on Chestnut's Retail Future (and Walnut's Too), Philadelphia magazine

Post Bros. Close on Center City Retail Properties, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Retail Analytics: Big and Getting Bigger, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Opening Dates Set for Center City Target Stores, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Coworking-Space Giant WeWork Reaches Philadelphia With Big Plans for City, The Philadelphia Inquirer

A Penthouse Sells for Sky-High Price, Philadelphia magazine

First Center City Target Scheduled to Open on July 20th, Philadelphia magazine

New Cities for Philly's Dizengoff, HipCityVig, More, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Reading Terminal Launching Shopper Concierge Services, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Rosa Blanca Café Being Replaced at Dilworth Park, Philadelphia magazine

Cook and Solo Open Dizengoff in New York, Philadelphia magazine

German Grocery Chain Lidl Has Big Plans for Philadelphia Region, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Developer to Honor Divine Lorraine's Hotel Heritage, The Philadelphia Inquirer

United by Blue Has a Major Expansion Underway, Philadelphia magazine

Wok Street Opening With Free Asian Bowls, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Arterial Agents: Coffee, Magazines, and Groceries on Jewelers Row, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Rag & Bone Debuts on High-Priced Walnut Street, The Philadelphia Inquirer

That'll Be a Starbucks at 22nd and South, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Restaurants to Take Major Role at Rehabbed Gallery, Macerich CEO Says, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Smart Street: Healthful Food Option Coming to Rittenhouse, Philly.com

In the City of the Cheese Steak, Vegans Feel at Home, The New York Times

Philly Maintains Pace in Walk Score Rankings, Philadelphia magazine

Philadelphia Restaurants Are Moving in on D.C. Get Used to It, The Washington Post

New Men's Retailer Opening in Center City, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Divas, Rejoice: Drybar Is Coming to Center City This Summer, Philadelphia magazine

Bon Appétit City Guides: Philadelphia, Bon Appétit

East Market: Hub of a New Design District?, Philadelphia magazine

Rittenhouse Is Getting an Awesome New Gift and Floral Shop, Philadelphia magazine

Of Fergie Tower & 8th and Market, Developers Look for Next Pursuit, The Philadelphia Business Journal

If PREIT Is Sold, What Will Become of the Gallery?, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Drexel Outlines Ambitious Plans to Build Business-Residential Enclave, The Philadelphia Inquirer

50 Best Shops in Philadelphia, Philadelphia magazine

Montco Native Comes Home to Open P.J. Clarke's, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Local Developer Buying Retail Sites on Walnut and Chestnut, The Philadelphia Business Journal

Gallery Redevelopers PREIT, Macerich Buy 3 More Market St. Buildings, The Philadelphia Inquirer

D.C. Firm Buys Controlling Stake in the Bourse, Plans $40M Renovation, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Brickstone Cos. Plans Still More Apartments for Market East, The Philadelphia Inquirer

PREIT Selling Center City Properties, Four Malls, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Top 10 Cities Techies Should Consider Moving to in 2016, The Huffington Post

Why There Are 11 New Hotels in the Pipeline for Philly, PlanPhilly

North Broad Starting to See an Emerging Retail Corridor Take Shape, The Philadelphia Business Journal

A Pair of Hotels, but Not in Direct Competition, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Lonely Planet’s Best in the U.S., Lonely Planet

Why Target Is Aiming at Urbanites for Growth, The Philadelphia Inquirer

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