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Breaking with 28-year history, ToysRUs to start Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving
November 21, 2017, No Comments

Marking what will be a first in 28 years, retailer ToysRUs will open at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving Day to begin its “Black Fr ...

United Retailers Assoc. urges gov’t for extension on X-mas bonus, property tax payment
November 18, 2017, No Comments

The head of the United Retailers Association, known as CUD in Spanish, urged local authorities to approve an extension t ...

Il Postino reopening in Miramar after 3+ years absence
November 10, 2017, 1 Comment

The iconic Il Postino Restaurant — which closed its doors in Condado more than three years ago — is reopening today ...

Study: Retailers could lose $8.4B if power is out 6 mos.
October 23, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s retail sector stands to lose more than $8.4 million if power remains down for more than six months, the ...

Portable generators save the day for Loíza St. small biz
September 18, 2017, No Comments

For Puerto Rico’s small business sector, left in the dark post Hurricane Irma, the key to returning to near normalcy w ...

Plaza Las Américas spends $5M on energy efficiency
September 4, 2017, No Comments

It’s been another busy year at Plaza Las Américas, as its management cut overhead, carried out mall upgrades to the t ...

‘MyPark’ app to reserve parking spaces debuts in PR
August 11, 2017, No Comments

Starting this week, Puerto Rico residents will have a new parking alternative in several malls, with the arrival of “M ...

Rosa Mexicano operator files Ch. 11, citing $3.6M in debt
August 10, 2017, No Comments

Ocean Front Hospitality Group, owner of the Rosa Mexicano franchise in Puerto Rico, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy ...

TITLE Boxing Club franchise to enter PR, DR markets
August 9, 2017, No Comments

TITLE Boxing Club, a boutique boxing fitness franchise with more than 170 clubs across the U.S. mainland, announced Tues ...

Domino’s franchisee HFS Corp. closes all stores in PR
August 2, 2017, No Comments

HFS Corp. — a franchisee for Domino’s Pizza in Puerto Rico — announced Wednesday the closing of nine stores on the ...