Retail Roundup: Skechers opens, home furnishings store coming

Levittown Shopping Center has lost its discount shoes, Chinese food and doggy bowls since last year but sneakers and ottomans are on the way. On Saturday, athletic shoe and apparel retailer Skechers opened a store — its sixth on Long Island — in the shopping center. Also, a home furnishings store has signed a lease to set up shop in Levittown Shopping Center, […]

Retail Roundup: The Paper Store coming, Pier 1 leaving

More tenant changes are slated for the Massapequa shopping center where Whole Foods plans to set up shop – and bankruptcies are a common theme among the players. I recently wrote about Whole Foods’ plan to move into a former Babies R Us space at Sunrise Promenade, on...
Retail Roundup: LL Flooring coming to former mini golf site

Retail Roundup: LL Flooring coming to former mini golf site

  The chain formerly known as Lumber Liquidators plans to open a store in a former mini golf venue in Medford. The hard-surface flooring retailer, now called LL Flooring, has signed quality wigs a lease to open a 10,121-square-foot store at Sunshine Plaza at 700...

Retail Roundup: DII discount store opens in North Bellmore

Discount retailer DII has set up new digs in North Bellmore. The 58-year-old chain opened a store on June 12 in a former Rite Aid space at 2815 Jerusalem Ave. The Brooklyn-headquartered retailer, whose tag line is “deals and discounts,” sells household goods,...