Developers often propose and plan regional malls. Actually getting one built and running has become a rarity.
Nevertheless, Taubman Centers Inc., partnering with the Mormon Church, is about to pull it off by launching City Creek Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday. It’s the first full-blown regional mall to open in the U.S. since the Mall of Turtle Creek in Jonesboro, Ark., in 2006, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers. In a nation that’s overloaded with stores and shopping centers, with many losing footfall while traffic on the Internet accelerates, mall development in the traditional sense has become outmoded.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)