Pedestrians walk into huge waves crashing over The Battery as Tropical Storm Irma hits Charleston, S.CHurricane Irma South Carolina, Charleston, USA - 11 Sep 2017


As Irma Loses Steam, Damage Assessment Begins

One of the deadliest hurricanes in recent time starts to slow.

clock September 11, 2017Sharon Edelson and Kali Hays

Taubman Centers' Mall at Short HIlls in New Jersey.


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.

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Saving the Mall

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

clock July 24, 2017WWD Staff

Robert Taubman, 2011


Taubman Centers Activist Pushing Immediate Board Changes

Lands & Buildings is still agitating for change within the mall operator’s management.

clock June 12, 2017Kali Hays

Robert Taubman, 2011


Taubman Keeps Activist Land & Buildings Off Board, for Now

The mall operator managed to keep its preferred directors, but the activist isn’t giving up the fight just yet.

clock June 1, 2017Kali Hays

Caruso Affiliated is developing Paradise Village in Pacific Palisades, which will have 50 restaurants and shops.


ReCon: Challenges, Perceptions and Expectations in Las Vegas

Brokers and shopping center executives looked for a silver lining at the conference.

clock May 31, 2017Sharon Edelson

Barbara Kruger's work on the exterior of the Beverly Center

Fashion Scoops

L.A. Beverly Center Inks More Dining Deals

The shopping center, in the midst of a $500 million renovation, is focused on boosting its food offerings.

clock May 23, 2017Kari Hamanaka

Robert Taubman, 2011


Taubman Pushes Back Against Land & Buildings Board Fight

The mall operator said Land & Buildings has “missed the mark” in an attempt to grab two board seats.

clock May 8, 2017Kali Hays

Barbara Kruger's work on the exterior of the Beverly Center

Fashion Scoops

Beverly Center Installs New Art as Construction Continues

A raft of new art installations have been revealed to help dress the center as its $500 million makeover continues.

clock April 21, 2017Kari Hamanaka

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Stella Stops Northeast Retail in Her Tracks

The region escapes a blizzard but still gets a pounding.

clock March 14, 2017Sharon Edelson


Taubman’s Activist Investor Launches Proxy Fight

Jonathan Litt nominated two candidates to stand for election to Taubman’s board.

clock March 2, 2017Vicki M. Young

Robert Taubman, 2011


Investors Scold Taubman Centers for Undervalued Stock, Low Guidance

Lands & Buildings Investment Management in an open letter told company board members to reign in costs and check the power of the Taubman family.

clock February 13, 2017Kali Hays

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Taubman Elevates Its Santa Experience

The shopping center operator has 22-foot-tall Santa sleighs in 12 malls.

clock November 16, 2016David Moin


Activist Jonathan Litt Takes on Taubman

Jonathan Litt is pushing the mall operator to tighten up operations and consider going private.

clock October 19, 2016Evan Clark

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Revlon Sales Increase Amid Weak GDP Reading

A weak GDP reading for the second quarter resulted in a sluggish open to the stock market, while Revlon reported an increase in sales.

clock July 29, 2016Debra Borchardt

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