From beer gardens to breweries to home brewing, the craft beer industry is getting some major buzz right now, and many beer connoisseurs are jumping on the bandwagon to start their own businesses. According to the Brewers Association, the number of breweries in 2016 grew 16.6 percent as 5,301 new breweries popped up around the U.S.… Read More

Our retail centers across the country are constantly evolving, and our Villages at Urbana shopping center in Frederick, Maryland is no exception. The site team has been busy as the property recently underwent construction to make room for new retail and office tenants.… Read More

Amazon and Walmart are two of the best known companies in the world, and both have the same goal in mind: become the top seller of products in the United States—maybe even the world.

In the tough competition to be the top retailer, the two companies have recently been locked in a battle to try to one-up each other.… Read More

Every Veterans Day, families and friends gather to recognize and thank past and current members of our Armed Forces. This year, retailers are saluting our veterans by offering special deals to those who have served our country. From discounts to free meals, on November 11 our tenants will take part in honoring service members all over the country.… Read More

Halloween is upon us and retailers have been perfecting their costumes, merchandise, and decoration displays for months. With Halloween spending projected to reach $9.1 billion this year, according to the National Retail Federation, customers will be hitting the stores in droves – unless something scares them off…

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Did you hear acorn squash is the new pumpkin? From scented candles to flavored lattes to autumnal room decor, retailers are going above and beyond to stay on trend this fall season and it seems that customers can’t get enough.

 

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Kimco’s media coverage for Q3 2017 demonstrated a flurry of activity, from updates on leasing to exciting announcements on our redevelopment projects. Our experts were also called upon to give their perspective on recent happenings in the retail industry.

Here’s a sampling of the top stories from the past quarter.… Read More

Education, collaboration, and neighborhood outreach are all important to a healthy community. That’s why we work hard to put together events at our shopping centers to encourage all three! One of our latest examples of this is the Camp Christown Reading Fun Fest, an event spread across two weekends at our Christown Spectrum shopping center in Phoenix, Arizona.… Read More

A trip to the salon is necessary from time to time to relax, unwind, and simply escape. From beauty bars to unique salon suite concepts, each and every salon has something different and exciting to offer. In fact, people are spending more on beauty than ever before.… Read More