Simon will begin expanding four of its most productive Premium Outlet centers in 2012; The first round of tenants has been announced for Galveston Premium Outlets; Paragon Outlet
Partners breaks ground, announces 61 tenants for Livermore; portions of Belz Outlets in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., are sold for $4.1 million.
The most eco-active people are wealthy, healthy and well-educated and they are the top spenders in all retail categories; cosmetics are posting healthy upticks in sales despite the
gloomy economy and drooping confidence levels; consumers’ hormonal quotient can help predict favorite textures, flavors, smells, shapes and sounds.
The Block at Orange has been rebranded as The Outlets at Orange; OTB Destination and Century Development were lead sponsors for the Midwest’s largest fashion event, Omaha Fashion
Week; Sawgrass Mills now offers even more: an in-mall bag storage and shipping program for shoppers; Woodburn Company Stores adds two electric vehicle charging stations.
Susan M. Reich joins The Was Group as vice president; Thomas E. McDonough has been promoted to COO at Tanger Factory Outlet Centers; plus loads of leasing news.