34 total results for "Trader Joe's"
Retail v Wisconsin

The value-boosting power of Trader Joe’s

| Dan Rafter

Grocery stores remain one of the hottest retail catergories. And consumers definitely want to live near one. But which grocery store does the most to boost the value of a community? According to a recent study by ATTOM, Trader Joe's tops the list.

Retail V Michigan

National, local retailers keep flocking to Grand Rapids

| Dan Rafter

Grand Rapids is in the middle of a retail boom, with the occupancy rate of retail properties in the market soaring to 91.06 percent in the first quarter of 2016. That is just one piece of good news from the first quarter West Michigan retail report recently released by Colliers International.

Retail N Illinois

The challenges facing McDonald's

| Dan Rafter

McDonald's has long been important to the Midwest. The golden arches dominate the fast-food industry in the Midwest's major cities. And the company's headquarters is located right outside of Chicago, in the suburb of Oak Brook, Ill. That's why it's such bad news for the region that the fast-food giant is struggling through such tough times.