Florentia Village Shanghai
RDM and partners open their second
designer outlet center in China, wooing
brand-driven Chinese consumers.
Outlets driving REITs
VRN listens in on calls with Simon, Tanger,
Macerich, Howard Hughes, Federal Realty,
CBL & Associates, Calloway and RioCan.
Lawsuits put focus on leases
Landlords and tenants have a shared interest
in explicitly recognizing the essential
value – and definition – of made-for-outlet
When retailers convert their full-price mall
stores into outlets, industry pundits are
quick to see a trend that might not exist.
Invasion of the full-pricers
VRN/August Partners research shows that
full-price retailers will certainly continue
to tenant outlet centers as they follow the
money spent by the industry's most frequent
Why mobile wallets matter
Neiman Group launches mobile wallets –
the parent of Last Call is one of the first
retailers to launch an app for store purchasing.
Will others follow?