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News Up Front
A joint venture between Simon and Macerich will bring Los Angeles Premium Outlets in 2021; Denver Premium Outlets cuts their red ribbon with a weekend long celebration; McArthurGlen appoints a new deputy chief executive officer, Susie McCabe; Local college students turned Outlets of Mississippi into a canvas for a chance at a scholarship; Founder of Retail Prophet, Doug Stephens, will speak at ICSC’s New York Deal Making; Gen-Z shoppers overwhelmingly prefer physical stores to buying online.
Ascena Retail Group promotes Julie Rosen to president for Ann Taylor and Loft brands; macerich partners with Industrious to bring workspaces to malls; Denise Landman, CEO of Victoria Secret’s Pink announces retirement and will be succeeded by Amy Hauk; Consumer confidence hits its highest level since 2000; Gap saw a 9.6 percent gain in net income for their second quarter; Michael Kors net income soared up by 48.5 percent in their first quarter as they announce plans to renovate 200 stores to their new luxury concept.
Christian Outlet gets a warm reception from Centralia Outlets; Icon Outlet announces 12 new brands before opening its doors in October; Colorado gets its first Williams Sonoma Outlet at Outlets at Silverthorne; Dockside at Chatham Maritime adds a nursery and pre-school to their hybrid outlet center; Neinver adds over 20 brands to their four outlets in Poland, two of which are first-timers to the region; Old Navy opens a new 12,000 square foot store at Outlets of Des Moines.