While our Westlake Shopping Center, located in Daly City, California, is no stranger to events, our recent festival might be the most inventive yet. We frequently host shopper and seasonal events at the center, and this year we decided to come up with a new event that will tie in the city’s culture with a fun activity for families.… Read More

Rather than reaching for their wallets, shoppers will soon be completing many of their purchases by waving their wrists in front of scanners. The brains built into wearable devices allow purchases to process securely, quickly, and easily. But don’t expect it to be a fad: a recent report from Tractica found that worldwide wearable payment transaction volume will balloon from $3.1 billion in 2015 to more than $500 billion by 2020.… Read More

On September 20, Kimco’s Plaza Centro Mall in Caguas, Puerto Rico celebrated its Sixth Annual Chess Tournament, an event attracting close to 200 players, primarily ages six to 20 years old, and over 400 onlookers. This day-long event is a spin-off from the weekly free chess classes we’ve been offering at the mall for the past six years.… Read More

157 million Americans are expected to celebrate Halloween this year. For some, that might mean trick-or-treating, while for others, carving a pumpkin, or going to a costume party might be their favorite Halloween pastime. The National Retail Federation revealed that 27.5 percent of consumers will take their children trick-or-treating.… Read More

The Ardmore Farmer’s Market has been a hallmark of Suburban Square for years. It houses 16 local purveyors, ranging from florists, to bakers, to Philadelphia’s well-known Di Bruno Bros. And, while it draws a lot of foot traffic to the property, customers and the many restaurants in Suburban Square produce (literally) tons of trash.… Read More

REIT news, redevelopment, and a roller coaster – yes, Kimco had a lot going on in the third quarter of 2015. We continue to make significant progress in the redevelopment of our sites throughout the country, while many of our programs are adding value to our brand, and enhancing our reputation with customers and Wall Street analysts.… Read More

On Saturday, September 12th, four Kimco properties in the Portland metro area hosted simultaneous “Drive, Drop & Donate” events to benefit Oregon Food Bank. The participating shopping centers were Clackamas Promenade in Clackamas, Gresham Town Fair in Gresham, Milwaukie Marketplace in Milwaukie, and Tanasbourne Village in Hillsboro.… Read More