VRN - September 2016

September 2016



New England Development’s Outlet Center Strategy

Douglass Karp and NED have entered the sector in a big way.


Keeping It Local

Outlet centers are increasingly creating a sense of community with new and existing events.

Shopper Reviews

How can marketers use customer feedback to their advantage?

Does Size Matter?

Independent developers are making waves with new projects.

Charlie Devine Tells it Like It Is

VRN’s exclusive interview with the outlet center veteran.

Carmela Spinelli Makes it work

The fashion designer dicusses trends and inspiration.

DOC&R’s Pig ’N Whistle BBQ

The Developers of Outlet Centers & Retailers held its early summer gathering.

France Has Room To Grow

Neinver presents a white paper that’s optimistic on outlet center growth in L’hexagone.


News Up Front

Note from VRN’s new editor; Philadelphia Mills’ renovation; Legends expands; McArthurGlen and Nike combine to keep kids active.

Outlet Outlook

Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th helps Hudson’s Bay; PVH gets boost from tourists; Carter’s and OshKosh takes international hit; VF’s solid Q2.

Development Briefs

Tanger Outlet Centers, Inc., buys all of Tanger Outlets Westgate; Outlets at Richmond adds future tenants; Selig plans outlet center in LaGrange, Ga.