Simon Property Group

People sit at tables at the Stanford Shopping Center, a Simon Property Group property in Palo Alto, Calif., . Simon Property Group, the nation's largest shopping mall owner, made a $10 billion hostile bid Tuesday to acquire ailing rival General Growth PropertiesSimon Properties General Growth, Palo Alto, USA

Retail

David Simon Blames Expensive Online ‘Chase’ for Retail Woes

It’s out with apparel, in with restaurants at Simon Property Group’s malls.

clock September 13, 2017Kali Hays

Some of The Shops at Riverside are seen in Hackensack, N.J. During a powerful storm that flooded basements, uprooted trees and left tens of thousands without power through a late winter weekend, residents of one New Jersey county had to wait till Monday morning, or drive to a neighboring county, to buy sump pumps, generators and other cleanup tools. That's because Bergen County, one of the country's richest retail areas with its five shopping malls and 900,000 residents, still enforces "blue laws" that prohibit Sunday shopping, except for essentials like food and gasoline. You can't buy clothes or electronics, but you can pick up a case of beer or a dozen roses, or grab lunch at a dinerBlue Law NJ, Hackensack, USA

Real Estate

Simon Ups Entertainment Quotient With ‘Ultra-Lux’ Theater

The Shops at Riverside is nearing completion of a major overhaul.

clock September 13, 2017David Moin

Waves crash over a seawall at the mouth of the Miami River from Biscayne Bay, Fla., as Hurricane Irma passes by, in MiamiHurricane Irma, Miami, USA - 10 Sep 2017

Retail

Hurricane Irma’s Retail Impact: $2.8 Billion

The weather system is large in terms of geography and the population it is impacting.

clock September 10, 2017Sharon Edelson

Shoppers wait in lines to purchase supplies at the Presidente Supermarket in the Little Haiti neighborhood ahead of the expected arrival of Hurricane Irma in Miami, Florida, USA, 07 September 2017. Miami Beach, the Florida Keys and other low-lying areas are under a mandatory evacuation order ahead of Irma.Hurricane Irma preparations in Miami Beach, Florida, USA - 07 Sep 2017

Retail

Florida Keys Residents Start Evacuating in Face of Impending Monster Storm

Queen Elizabeth II, the constitutional monarch of Antigua and Barbuda, on Thursday recognized the devastation there.

clock September 7, 2017Sharon Edelson

Residents walk along the flooded roadway of Texas 249 as they evacuate their adjacent neighborhoods near T. C. Jester Blvd. in Houston, Texas, USA, 27 August 2017. The areas in and around Houston and south Texas are experiencing record floods after more than 24 inches of rain after Harvey made landfall in the south coast of Texas as a category 4 hurricane, the most powerful to affect the US since 2004. Harvey has weakened and been downgraded to a tropical storm and is expected to cause heavy rain for several days.Major flooding hits the city of Houston, Texas after Hurricane Harvey makes landfall as a tropical storm, USA - 27 Aug 2017

Retail

Hurricane Harvey Continues to Inflict Pain in Texas

Weather event is considered one of the strongest to hit the region in decades.

clock August 28, 2017Sharon Edelson and Vicki M. Young and Kali Hays

Taubman Centers' Mall at Short HIlls in New Jersey.

Retail

What to Watch: Malls Grapple With Store Closures and Curtailed Leases

Malls trying to reduce their dependance on department stores, are looking to other uses such as food and cars.

clock August 23, 2017Sharon Edelson

A new Credit Suisse report estimates that 20 percent to 25 percent of American malls will close in the next five years.

Real Estate

Saving the Mall

Malls are losing shopper traffic and relevance and must reinvent to survive.

clock July 24, 2017WWD Staff

Retail

The Shops at Clearfork Set to Open in Fort Worth

Deep in the heart of Texas, luxury retail rises.

clock May 22, 2017Sharon Edelson

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Financial

David Simon Lets Loose, Defends Malls

The real estate ceo said stores have overspent on the web and slammed what he sees as a false narrative around malls.

clock April 27, 2017Evan Clark

A rendering of the Philipp Plein store at Desert Hills Premium Outlets

Fashion Scoops

Desert Hills Inks First West Coast Philipp Plein Outlet

Plein is one of several luxury outlets headed for the upscale outlet center.

clock April 27, 2017Kari Hamanaka

Rendering of the grand court at The Shops at Riverside.

Real Estate

Simon Re-creates the Luxury Setting at The Shops at Riverside

A productive New Jersey center for luxury belies perceptions that malls are lagging.

clock March 16, 2017David Moin

stella storm boston

Retail

Stella Stops Northeast Retail in Her Tracks

The region escapes a blizzard but still gets a pounding.

clock March 14, 2017Sharon Edelson

macy's department store outdoor mall

Financial

Mall Owners Split on Department Store Impact

GGP and Simon Property Group weighed in on the future of the format and their own results for 2016.

clock January 31, 2017Kali Hays

Retail

Rachel Zoe to Pop Up at Roosevelt Field Mall

A versatile technology-enabled small format temporary store is being deployed at Roosevelt Field Mall.

clock November 2, 2016Sharon Edelson

Simon Fall 2016 Magazine

Retail

Simon Launches Second Issue of Magazine

The real estate investment trust sees the value in publishing a magazine.

clock September 7, 2016Sharon Edelson

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