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Denny’s parks food truck in Hato Rey, 1st for entire chain
May 19, 2017, No Comments

Denny’s Puerto Rico, operated by franchisee Marpor Corp., has rolled into Hato Rey in what is the first food truck for ...

Study: Women ‘wield the power’ in PR consumer market
May 18, 2017, No Comments

On an island where 52.3 percent of the population is female, there is no doubt that when it comes to driving the local e ...

Caribbean Cinemas to open in Plaza Carolina mall in ’18
May 17, 2017, No Comments

SIMON-Plaza Carolina and Caribbean Cinemas announced Tuesday a leasing agreement to open 11 state-of-the-art movie audit ...

MIDA’s Consumer X-Ray finds price-conscious buyers
May 10, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico consumers have changed their priorities and frequency in purchases, focusing their expenditures on the neces ...

MIDA: Food retailers lose $116M to shoplifters in PR
April 28, 2017, 1 Comment

Puerto Rico food retailers lose some $116 million as a result of shoplifting, inefficiency and negligence in managing in ...

Fine jewelry retailer Posh Haus opens in Paseo Caribe
April 28, 2017, No Comments

With an initial investment of more than $500,000, Posh Haus is the new fine jewelry and design house that joins the ever ...

Walmart PR to launch Bettina Cosmetics in 105 FL stores
April 25, 2017, No Comments

Walmart Puerto Rico announced Monday the expansion of the Bettina Cosmetics brand in Florida through the sale of the loc ...

P.R. Products Association to host #DíaHechoEnPR event
April 20, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Products Association will host #DíaHechoEnPR, a full-day event on April 28, when it will unveil an agen ...

Payless ShoeSource closing 12 stores in PR; 389 in total
April 14, 2017, 1 Comment

Payless ShoeSource is closing 389 underperforming stores in the United States — including 12 in Puerto Rico — provid ...

DACO, Retailers Assoc. to orient on use of reusable bags
March 16, 2017, No Comments

The Retail Trade Association, which groups major local and multinational chains, has joined efforts with the Consumer Af ...