September 23rd, 2019
Success: Newk’s opening in Cullman
July 15th, 2019
Success: Proud partners with Cullman’s retail expansion
Randolph County Economic Development Authority has voted to hire Retail Strategies to recruit retail and consult on retail.
Jasper receives an award for best Walmart and best Cracker Barrel retail store.
Millbrook, Alabama Millbrook is open for business! Millbrook City Site We are thrilled to showcase our terrific partner, Millbrook, Alabama.
Shrimp Basket to open in Cullman The Cullman Times, by David Palmer, October 26, 2018 Full Article The Shrimp Basket, founded in Gulf Shores, will open in the central business district of Cullman in 2019. Mayor Woody Jacobs and the Cullman City Council made the announcement Friday. Scott VonCannon and Jeff Sommers with Retail Strategies […]
Cullman Economic Development Agency Wins 2 International Awards The Cullman Tribune, October 3, 2018 Full Article ATLANTA – At the annual conference of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) [link] in Atlanta on Tuesday, the Cullman Economic Development Agency (CEDA) [link] received gold and silver awards for two of its recent industry retention projects: “Educators […]
Tuscumbia looks to Retail Strategies for retail recruiting WHNT 19, published SEPTEMBER 27, 2018 by CARTER WATKINS FULL ARTICLE TUSCUMBIA, Ala. – We’re told the future is bright for one of the oldest cities in northwest Alabama. A few months ago, Tuscumbia city leaders hired an outside firm to develop a marketing strategy to recruit […]
Retail Strategies doing great in Jasper Daily Mountain Eagle, Ed Howell, September 20, 2018 [link] FULL ARTICLE Jolly said Retail Strategies was the firm that recruited TJ Maxx, Aldi, Shoe Carnival, Petco, Hobby Lobby, Zaxby’s, Mattress Firm and a number of smaller, regional retailers to Jasper, according to the newspaper. “The agency has an impressive […]
published by WAAY 31 ABC, June 21, 2018 FULL ARTICLE The city of Tuscumbia does not have any big economic retailers planning to relocate to the city for now, but the city hopes a new partnership with a Birmingham business will change that. Tuscumbia mayor, Kerry Underwood, said they have signed a three year contract […]
Badcock Furniture set to open store in Jasper By James Phillips, DAILY MOUNTAIN EAGLE, Friday, May 26, 2017 A national furniture store chain will soon be opening a location in Jasper, according to an announcement made by the Chamber of Commerce of Walker County on Thursday. Chamber President Linda Lewis said Badcock Home Furniture has […]
Fort Payne sees retail development upswing 48 WAFF, Monday, March 20th 2017, By Stephen McLamb [link] Fort Payne is seeing a boom in its retail development, and that means more sales tax for the city. On Tuesday, the city council meets to discuss the work of a retail developer that has helped the city gain […]
Aldi announces opening date for first Jasper store AL.com, by Kelly Poe, firstname.lastname@example.org || December 08, 2016 at 1:53 PM Discount grocer Aldi will open its first Jasper store on Wednesday, Dec. 21. The store at 40 N. Walston Bridge Road will hold a ribbon cutting at 8:45 a.m. that will include giveaways, samples and […]
Applebee’s to open mid-2017 Times Journal || Posted: Friday, December 2, 2016 A representative from a retail-recruiting firm confirmed Friday the closing of a property that will be the future site of Applebee’s. Scott VonCannon, of Retail Strategies, said his firm has been working with the city of Fort Payne and the restaurant chain since […]
BY JAMES PHILLIPS, DAILY MOUNTAIN EAGLE, Thursday, November 24, 2016 Retail officials announced Wednesday that Planet Fitness will soon open its first location in Jasper. Linda Lewis, president of the Walker County Chamber of Commerce, said the national fitness center chain is expected to open its Jasper location in early 2017. “This is great news for […]
Alabama League of Municipalities Article by Lacy Beasley concerning online retail sales tax in Alabama.
THE STORY Retail recruitment, market analysis and leasing services were provided to the owner of a 1950’s-era shopping center and apartment complex, which is being redeveloped into a high-end, mixed-use development. Retail Strategies completed the research and made a presentation to the city to rezone the 27 acre site to PUD. Research uncovered an opportunity […]
THE STORY T.J. Maxx, Petco, Hobby Lobby, and Shoe Carnival Retail Strategies created success in Jasper by executing Jasper’s Strategic Recruiting Plan by working with a developer, property owner, City officials, and the Chamber to put a deal together to redevelop the Jasper Square Shopping Center and bring T.J. Maxx, Petco, Hobby Lobby, and Shoe Carnival […]
THE STORY Retail Strategies played an integral part in negotiating a $16.57 million incentive policy for a $62 million 250,000 square foot shopping center in Tuscaloosa, AL. “Shoppes at Legacy Park” The new retail shopping center will cover 16.2 acres and bring new to market concepts Fresh Market, DSW, Chuy’s, World Market, Bed Bath and […]