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

Retail

To Draw Consumers to Malls, Try Valet Parking

As online shopping experiences become more refined, malls need to consider alternative services to get customers through the door.

clock June 21, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

Real Estate

Thor Urbana Sets New Malls in Mexico

Thor Urbana’s developments include malls in Tijuana and in the beach resort town of Riviera Nayarit.

clock February 20, 2018Ivan Castano

Taubman Centers' Mall at Short HIlls in New Jersey.

Financial

Taubman CEO Sees Retail Stabilizing, but Hedges on 2018

Robert Taubman talked “momentum,” Korea and even addressed going private while discussing full-year financial results.

clock February 9, 2018Kali Hays

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

Real Estate

Simon Property Stock Dips After Positive Full-Year Results

The mall operator had a good year, despite a lag in fourth-quarter revenue.

clock January 31, 2018Kali Hays

A look from A'Gaci's web site.

Financial

Mall-Based Retailer A’Gaci Files for Bankruptcy

A’Gaci is citing physical retail and record-breaking hurricanes for its financial troubles.

clock January 10, 2018Kali Hays

Elements of the mall's early-aughts heyday.

Retail

How the Mall Fell Out of Fashion

Malls, onetime hubs for suburban chic, are fighting against a decline in cultural relevance. WWD asked creative Millennials to discuss their wane — and potential return.

clock December 29, 2017Misty White Sidell

Macerich's Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek, Calif.

Real Estate

The Strongest Malls Draw Suitors and Interest

Brookfield’s $14.8 billion offer to GGP and Dan Loeb’s interest in Macerich show top properties in retail remain on the investment radar.

clock November 14, 2017Evan Clark

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

Financial

Simon Property Boosts Profits Despite Hurricane Impact

The mall operator’s continued redevelopment efforts seem to be paying off.

clock October 27, 2017Kali Hays

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Financial

Francesca’s Stock Tanks on Warning of Further Sales Declines

The mall boutique said back-to-school has been “very challenging.”

clock August 21, 2017Kali Hays

South Korean megamalls will have to close twice a month from next year as the government moves to protect small retailers.

Retail

Mega-Malls in South Korea Ordered to Close Twice Monthly

Starting next year, Lotte World Mall, Shinsegae Starfield and other major malls will shutter twice a month due to new government regulations to help small businesses.

clock July 28, 2017Crystal Tai

Victoria's Secret store London, UK - 2017

Financial

L Brands’ Negative Streak Muddies Turnaround Hopes

Fears are starting to crop up around the ability of Victoria’s Secret to get on positive ground in the second half of the year.

clock July 7, 2017Kali Hays

Urban Outfitters Shop Front, Covent Garden, London, England, BritainLondon, Britain - 03 Apr 2013

Financial

Urban Outfitters’ Stock Slips on Continued Sales Declines

The retailer said second-quarter comparable sales so far aren’t looking up.

clock June 8, 2017Kali Hays

Workers put finishing touches on a Bangkok shopping mall.

Real Estate

State of the Mall: A Worldwide Surge, Driven by China and Mexico

Global supply of malls is expanding by the double-digits but that growth rate won’t last, a CBRE survey found.

clock April 27, 2017Tiffany Ap

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

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Retail

Retailers, Fashion Brands Flock to Southeast Asia

The region is characterized by fast-growing middle classes of consumers, rapidly expanding real estate options and a bevy of destinations where Chinese tourists can spend their cash.

clock December 28, 2016Amanda Kaiser

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England soccer fans react as they watch a live broadcast on a big screen of the semifinal match between Croatia and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup, in Hyde Park, LondonBritain WCup Soccer England, London, United Kingdom - 11 Jul 2018

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Britons Were More Preoccupied With the World Cup Than Shopping

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