Tom McGee


Amid Vaccination Rollout, ICSC Sees Retail Rebound

Tom McGee, president and CEO of the organization, also explains the role of physical stores in a consumer’s overall experience with a retail brand.

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Sign advertising Contactless Curbside Pickup at retail store parking lot


Retail Executives Optimistic Over Year-end Recovery

The International Council of Shopping Centers polled industry executives, who were bullish about a retail recovery by year-end.

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Digital Connections Are Enhancing the In-store Experience

Tom McGee, president and ceo of the ICSC, shares insights into the convergence of digital and physical stores.

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When it comes to "experiential," American Dream is raising the bar. Its Sugar, a candy department store, recently opened at the 3.3 million-square-food entertainment and retail city in the New Jersey Meadowlands.


Brokering the Future at ICSC New York Dealmaking

Brands, brokers and digitally native brands are more aligned than before.

clock December 13, 2019Sharon Edelson

The glass cube of Apple's reimagined Fifth Avenue flagship. The tech giant's investment gave a boost to Fifth Avenue. 


ICSC Opens With Less Angst, But There are Still Worries

The yearly confab has grown into a showcase for technology.

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Tom McGee


ICSC’s Tom McGee Muses on Malls and ReCon 2019

The real estate exec sees the convergence of physical and online contributing to a retail renaissance.

clock May 20, 2019Sharon Edelson

People stand outside an Amazon Go store, in Seattle. More than a year after it introduced the concept, Amazon opened its artificial intelligence-powered Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle on Monday. The store on the bottom floor of the company's Seattle headquarters allows shoppers to scan their smartphone with the Amazon Go app at a turnstile, pick out the items they want and leaveAmazon Go Store, Seattle, USA - 22 Jan 2018


What to Watch: Change Remains a Constant for Retail Real Estate

Real estate will adapt to new retail uses.

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A rendering of Silverdale Trails.

Real Estate

Seeking the Mall’s New Formula

Developers, retailers and others continue to seek ways to reinvent the mall — from entertainment to experiences and more.

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A rendering of American Dream's Asian garden.

Real Estate

Shopping Centers Converging in More Ways Than One

At ICSC’s New York Dealmaking, developers and retailers seek new formats and try to determine how brick-and-mortar can thrive against the online onslaught.

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Target Store Black Friday


ICSC Sees ‘Digital Convergence’ Driving Thanksgiving Weekend Spending

The organization said the “retail renaissance” has prevailed.

clock November 14, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Customers leave happy from a Walmart store in Bentonville, AR, with their Black Friday items on . This year, Walmart stocked its digital and physical aisles with more than 1.5 million televisions, nearly two million tablets and computers and three million video gamesWalmart Thanksgiving shopping events, Bentonville, USA - 24 Nov 2016


Hiring Challenges Could Impact Holiday Sales Gains

Retailers are stepping up efforts due to the tight labor market.

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Retail Realities On Display at ReCon

Real Estate

Retail Realities at ReCon

Attendees drew different conclusions from the event.

clock May 31, 2018Sharon Edelson

Food Halls and Pop-Up Shops All the Rage at ICSC New York Deal Making


ICSC’s Tom McGee Stays Optimistic

Demographics guiding the future of shopping centers.

clock May 21, 2018Sharon Edelson

Holiday shoppers at the Mall of America.


Research Shows ‘Super Saturday’ Should Deliver

The shopper turnout will be big, but not as big as last year’s.

clock December 21, 2017David Moin

Food Halls and Pop-Up Shops All the Rage at ICSC New York Deal Making

Real Estate

Food Halls, Pop-up Shops All the Rage at ICSC New York Deal-Making

At a quieter than normal ICSC New York Deal-Making, the focus was on how to reinvigorate the mall.

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