VRN - September 2017
TORG Does It All
The Outlet Resource Group, headed by David Hinkle and Lisa Wagner, customizes its approach to each site and center.
By the Numbers
VRN’s State of the Industry Report shows openings in the sector have slowed, but remain steady.
Simon Premium Outlets opened its amenities- filled center in Norfolk, Va., the city of mermaids.
Live music, aquariums and even a drive-in movie theater are attracting shoppers to outlet centers.
WestPoint Home looks to outlet centers as it resurrects its retail strategy.
News Up Front
Barry Sturm remembered; Outlets at Kittery completes renovation; Westbrook Outlets unveils new name; outlets included in Margaritaville-inspired developments; Neinver to operate Montabaur.
Express plans to add outlets; Nike’s revenues climb significantly; H&M unveils Arket in Europe; Under Armour names Frisk COO.
A local brewery to open at Outlets of Maui; Outlets at Lake George adds Beef Jerky Outlet; Armour and boots join El Paso mix; Canada Day yoga; playing at Concord Mills; Furry joins Macerich.