Retail Midwest
German grocer Lidl plans to open its first stores in the United States this summer.

CBRE: Big-box retailers not dead, just evolving

It's easy to think that big-box, big-name retailers are going extinct. Shoppers are flocking to Amazon and other online retailers to buy everything from furniture to computers to suits. And the headlines are filled with big-name retailers such as Macy's, Sears and J.C. Penney announcing their latest round of closures.