05/26/2015 - 4:02pm

I just got back from the International Council of Shopping Centers’ (ICSC) 2015 RECon Convention in Las Vegas, and I came away feeling as good as I have about the state of the industry in some time (and it wasn’t just the weather, which was delightfully on the cool side). Judging by the buzz on the floor at the convention center, the action was definitely heating up.

05/26/2015 - 2:50pm

Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th will open its first metro downtown store, on Market Street in downtown San Francisco.

05/26/2015 - 2:42pm

Gander Mountain will open a store in O'Fallon, Illinois, on May 28.

05/22/2015 - 2:53pm

It was a mixed first quarter for The Fresh Market Inc. as the grocery retailer met Wall Street expectations for profit but fell short on sales.

05/22/2015 - 1:34pm

Real estate investment trusts (REITs), which represent a sizable share of retail real estate activity, are worried about possible increases in interest rates.

05/22/2015 - 12:13pm

Krispy Kreme has signed development agreements to open 11 Krispy Kreme shops in Arkansas, Montana, Illinois and Kentucky in the next several years. 

05/21/2015 - 1:16pm

Bareburger has signed up to use Buxton's Scout platform to identify the best market opportunities for growth in the U.S. and Canada.

05/21/2015 - 11:04am

Dollar Tree Inc. plans to sell about 330 Family Dollar stores to obtain Federal Trade Commission (FTC) approval of its pending $8.5 billion acquisition of Family Dollar Stores.

05/20/2015 - 4:47pm

Swedish fast-fashion giant Hennes & Maurtiz AB (H&M) on Wednesday unwrapped its largest store in the world, in New York City’s Herald Square.