Stories tagged: malls
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
Wausau, Wisconsin, for example, has not one vacant storefront in the entire downtown shopping area. The Wall Street Journal singled out Wausau as an important case study because it is …
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017
More bad news for America’s shopping malls: Consumers are shopping closer to home. And increasingly, home is not where the malls are.
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017
I cannot look you in the face and say what I have done, because I have slain face-to-face interactions, too.
Wed., June 7, 2017
Macy’s Chief Executive Officer Jeff Gennette is optimistic about the future of the largest department-store chain, even if it doesn’t look much like the store R.H. Macy imagined.
Mon., April 10, 2017
The retail trends that are keeping U.S. shoppers away from malls are also putting a damper on deal-making. The number of mergers involving apparel, shoes and jewelry dropped 12 percent …
Sun., April 9, 2017
The rapid descent of so many retailers has left shopping malls with hundreds of slots to fill, and the pain could be just beginning. More than 10 percent of U.S. …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017
Reeling from a shaky holiday season and slowing mall traffic, U.S. retailers are facing increasing pressure to close stores as more of their business migrates to the internet.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016
The mayhem that has rippled through malls in more than a dozen states continued Tuesday evening, when about 200 rowdy teenagers showed up en masse at a Philadelphia mall in …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016
Bucking the trend in recent years of Black Friday shopping encroaching into Thanksgiving, the nation’s biggest mall has decided not to open on the holiday this year
Tue., May 10, 2016
Nationwide, older malls are trying to reinvent themselves – either by spending millions of dollars on extensive renovations or knocking down buildings and starting over. Increasingly, malls across the U.S. …
Sat., April 25, 2015
If you grew up in the Spokane Valley in the 1970s and 1980s, chances are you sat on Santa’s lap at University City Mall. And maybe you got to buy …
Sun., Nov. 2, 2014
Friday night can be a bit quiet inside Silver Lake Mall, with a trickle of shoppers walking the beat between anchor stores. But down the west corridor near Sears, a …
Fri., Nov. 26, 2010
Bargain shoppers, braving rain or frigid weather, crowded the nation’s stores and malls in the wee hours of the night to get their hands on deals from TVs to toys …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2010
LOS ANGELES — Simon Property Group, the nation’s largest shopping mall owner, made a $10 billion hostile bid today to acquire ailing rival General Growth Properties.