02/06/2012 - 4:27pm

Shopping center owner and manager DDR Corp. announced Monday the launch of FranchiseConnect, a new online platform connecting shopping centers, franchise opportunities and entrepreneurs.

02/03/2012 - 4:54pm

Chipotle Mexican Grill expects to open 155–165 new Chipotle locations in 2012.

02/03/2012 - 10:34am

Bottom Dollar Food will open an additional seven stores in the greater Pittsburgh and Youngstown, Ohio, markets on Feb. 9

02/02/2012 - 4:43pm

Esprit Holdings said Thursday that it will close all 93 of its stores in North America, after abandoning previously announced plans to sell off the business or find a licensed operator to run the stores.

01/31/2012 - 4:43pm

A survey released Monday by Levin Management Corp., which polled retailers within its 12.5 million-sq.-ft. shopping center portfolio in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York, found a general feeling of post-holiday optimism.

01/31/2012 - 4:40pm

A report released Monday by Mid-America Real Estate Corp. suggested that new shopping center construction in and around Chicago could ramp up significantly after this year.

01/31/2012 - 4:37pm

CBRE announced Tuesday that Louis G. Christopher has joined the firm as vice chairman, charged with focusing on tenant representation on a local, national and global level.

01/31/2012 - 4:34pm

The Robin Group said that Yoav Sarraf has been promoted to VP and director of retail brokerage services.

01/31/2012 - 4:32pm

NAI MLG Commercial said Tuesday that Brian J. Vanevenhoven has been named principal of the firm.