Shopping Centers Today September 2014
Today’s teens are in many ways different from what their elders were as adolescents, which has mall owners rethinking their marketing approach.— SCT September 2014
The Common Area
Despite an array of omni-channel shopping options available, physical stores continue to be customers’ preferred shopping channel and a place where the most significant consumer and retailer value is created, according to a survey of 2,500 U.S. shoppers.
Erin Bremen, Pine Tree's new vice president of acquisitions and due diligence, will hardly be intimidated by any of the robust volumes or the multitasking.
Swim schools are front-crawling their way into grocery-anchored centers, lifestyle centers and even major malls, and some are finding high visibility and excellent co-tenancy as they do.— SCT September 2014
The Bottom LineMore >>
In reviving Garden City Center, the Boston-based Wilder Cos. did as much harking back to the open-air project’s past as looking ahead to its future. Built in 1948, the Cranston, R.I., mixed-use property was conceived as a walkable neighborhood center.
On the Ground
Like Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Santiago and Shanghai, among others, Australia’s second-largest city is now a model of the transforming effects of globalization.