June 10, 2016

Retail real estate leaders and analysts discuss the retail landscape, trends in the industry, and projects to keep an eye on.

June 24, 2016

Malls and outdoor centers are increasingly seeking out small and local merchants to help them stand out from the competition.

June 24, 2016

Nordstrom plans to shutter its location at Horton Plaza, in downtown San Diego. The store, which opened in 1985, will remain open through August 26, 2016.

June 23, 2016

Some things are easier said than done. And increasingly, that notion applies to closing stores.

June 23, 2016

Barnes & Noble is getting serious about restaurants.

June 23, 2016
Retail tenants are not only reporting a strong performance for  the year so far, but are also optimistic about the next six months.
That’s according to Levin Management’s annual mid-year Retail Sentiment Survey, in which two-thirds of retail tenants reported first-half sales to be at the same or higher levels than they were last year at this time.  Only half of retailers had the same to say in Levin’s 2015 mid-year survey. And 67%  of survey participants expect sales to continue at the same pace or improve through the remainder of the year.
June 23, 2016

Whole Foods Market continues its expansion in the Chicago market, opening a store in the city’s Hyde Park neighborhood. It’s the grocer’s 26th Chicagoland location.

June 22, 2016
The nation’s largest specialty pet supplies retailer is upping its store growth this year.
 
June 22, 2016

X Team International has announced the appointment of Velocity Retail Group’s Dave Cheatham and Welsh Companies’ Sara Martin to its board of directors. 

June 21, 2016

Meijer is on the move again.

June 21, 2016
Circuit City is reportedly getting closer to a relaunch.
 
June 21, 2016
Ikea is submitting plans to the City of Norfolk, Virginia, to open a 331,000-sq.-ft. store.
 
June 21, 2016

WP Glimcher announced that CEO and vice chairman Michael Glimcher has resigned from the REIT founded by his father, Herbert.

June 21, 2016
Progress is being made on the debut of Wegmans in the New York City market, The Real Deal reported last week.
 
June 20, 2016
Amazon is expanding its fledgling bricks-and-mortar bookstore format.
 
June 20, 2016
Regency Centers announced the signing of nine new tenants for The Market at Springwoods Village, a Kroger-anchored center slated to open in 2017 in the outer northern beltway of Houston.
 
June 20, 2016

Chain Store Age has named Al Urbanski as real estate editor & manager; effective immediately.

June 20, 2016
Five Below is adding two more stores to its already considerable Texas portfolio.
 
June 20, 2016

PREIT has introduced a digital shopper loyalty program that rewards participating retailers with customer behavioral data.

June 17, 2016

Fans of Harley-Davidson can immerse themselves in the brand at the new “1903—A Harley Davidson Cafe” in downtown Toronto.

June 16, 2016
Father’s Day is Sunday, June 18, and retailers and dads alike will have reason to smile, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). 
 
June 16, 2016
Macy’s has managed to avert what would have been the first strike at its most valuable property — its flagship in Manhattan — in over 40 years.
 
June 16, 2016
Tradepoint Atlantic, a 3,100-acre industrial hub now taking shape in Baltimore Harbor, this week unveiled plans for a 130-acre, mixed-use retail park on the former site of the nation’s largest steelmaking facility.
 
June 15, 2016

The nation’s highest-profile electric car-marker is taking an unusual route to get its product out in front of potential customers.