What happens when you band together the resources from five shopping centers, eager-to-help volunteers, and holiday spirit? You make a difference. And that’s exactly what happened at the recent Island Harvest Food Drive hosted by Kimco. On November 13, five of our Long Island, New York properties – Manetto Hill Plaza in Plainview, Jericho Commons in Jericho, Manhasset Center in Manhasset, King Kullen Plaza in Commack, and Turnpike Plaza in Huntington Station – collected enough food to supply 4,353 meals to community members in need!… Read More
Coffee means big business, with about 87 percent of Americans drinking some form of coffee on an everyday basis. The average coffee drinker enjoys 2.1 cups per day, equating to nearly 400 million cups consumed in the U.S. daily.
Players of all sizes have their hands in the $30 billion pot, however, Zagat’s 2015 Coffee Survey revealed that while 26 percent of people grab a cup o’ joe from large national chains like Starbucks, 22 percent get their fix from smaller brands or independent coffee houses.… Read More
There’s a lot to be thankful for as we reflect on 2015 and prepare for the year ahead. From all of us at Kimco, we wish you and yours a happy and safe Thanksgiving! Tell us, what are you thankful for this year?… Read More
Q3 was yet another strong quarter for Kimco. We moved ahead with our plan to focus on our U.S. properties by selling non-domestic shopping centers, we continued disposing of lower-tier assets, and we made significant headway with our $1.1 billion redevelopment pipeline.… Read More
As the 2015 holiday shopping season rapidly approaches, a hot topic of conversation remains when retailers are opening their doors for their Black Friday sales. Collectively called the “Black Friday/Christmas Creep,” stores in the past have opened as early as 6 p.m.… Read More
Sixty-eight million Americans were expected to dress in costume this year for Halloween according to the National Retail Federation – and boy, they did not disappoint! From spooky to silly and everything in between this year brought out flocks of disguised customers ready to celebrate and fill their candy sacks.… Read More
In October of last year, Kimco announced the Illumi-Nation program, our biggest sustainability program to date and the latest rollout under our Best-in-Class umbrella. Through Illumi-Nation, we had committed $9 million in 2015 to upgrade the lighting in 100 of our Tier 1 properties by year end, and the program will carry us through 2019.… Read More