January 17, 2017

After a 65-year run, The Andersons is leaving the retail business, closing its four big-box stores in Ohio. 

January 17, 2017
New York-based Clarion Partners has acquired Brookside Shops, a Trader Joe’s-anchored center in Acton, Massachusetts.
January 17, 2017
Frontgate is looking to create a unique shopping experience at its new location in Dallas.
 
January 17, 2017
Macerich is offering retailers a promotional connection to smartphone shoppers at 22 of its properties.
 
January 17, 2017
Phillips Edison & Company, a leading national player in grocery-anchored centers, has promoted David Wik to senior VP of acquisitions.
 
January 13, 2017
Wawa has big plans for the Sunshine State. 
 
January 13, 2017
An international study conducted by Capgemini found 80% of retail executives believing in the sanctity of the physical store. Only 45% of shoppers, however, felt the same way.
 
January 13, 2017
PGA Tour Superstore is celebrating the opening of its 28th U.S. store.
 
January 13, 2017
After nearly 30 years of doing business in the MainPlace Mall in Santa Ana, California, Nordstrom has announced it will be shuttering the location.
 
January 12, 2017
The new owner of the 550,000-sq.-ft. Lakeview Square Mall in Battle Creek, Michigan, finds itself in a common quandary among property owners today -- launching an all-points search for retailers to fill the hole left by a closing Macy’s.
January 12, 2017

Time Equities has acquired Colony Square, a 425,430-sq.-ft. mall in Zanesville, Ohio, for $31.5 million.

January 11, 2017
Look for J.C. Penney to close some stores as it moves forward.
 
January 11, 2017
Real estate editor Al Urbanski approached top retail real estate executives and asked, “If you met a retailer at a cocktail party, and he or she asked you to name the single biggest challenge they’d face in brick-and-mortar in 2017, what would you say?”
 
January 11, 2017
Aéropostale, the teen apparel retailer that most of the industry had written off as dead, has risen like a Phoenix.
 
January 11, 2017
Some two decades ago Times Square underwent a radical transformation from New York City’s sin center to its version of Disneyland, a magnet of bright lights of wholesome fare that has become a must-stop for all tourists.
 
January 10, 2017
It looks like it’s the end of the road for American Apparel — at least as we know it.
 
January 10, 2017
Dakota REIT has acquired what instantly became the largest shopping center in its portfolio — the 114,102-sq.-ft. Pinehurst Square East in Bismarck, North Dakota.
 
January 10, 2017
Houston-based developer Levcor Inc. has asked a North Carolina town to rezone an 11-acre parcel to accommodate a shopping center of up to 100,000 sq. ft.
 
January 10, 2017
Bed, Bath & Beyond is debuting a new store format — complete with a food hall — in Brooklyn, New York. 
 
January 9, 2017
O’Connor Capital Partners has acquired The Shops at Stonefield in Charlottesville, Virginia, from Edens for $121 million.
 
January 9, 2017
The Howard Hughes Corporation announced it has purchased the 11.4-acre Macy’s store and parking lot at its Landmark Mall in Alexandria, Virginia, and will set about transforming the enclosed property into an open-air center.
 
January 9, 2017
Party City Holdco Inc. continues to acquire its franchised locations.
 
January 6, 2017
Apparel retailer The Limited is out of the brick-and-mortar retail business.
 
January 6, 2017

A site near the entrance to Innsbrook Office Park in Glen Allen, Virginia, north of Richmond, has been slated as the home of Dominion Shoppes at Innsbrook, a project of Dominion GA, LLC.