Kelly Smith

Kelly Smith

Former Managing Director of Kimco's Canadian Operations.

UPDATE: Target Canada opened in Kimco’s Shoppers World Danforth center on March 27, featuring a celebrity line-up that included Sarah Jessica Parker, Blake Lively, Elisha Cuthbert, and others. Here are some photos from the grand opening event.

One of Target Canada’s first stores to open this month was at a property jointly owned by Kimco and RioCanGates of Fergus in Fergus, Ontario.… Read More

U.S. retailers are continuing to expand steadily into the Canadian market, with merchants such as J. Crew and Tory Burch among some of the latest to open shop in Canada. Over the past few months, Target and Nordstrom have also confirmed they will be opening stores in Canada in 2013 and 2014, respectively.… Read More

Big Lots. Dollar Tree. Express. J. Crew. Marshalls. These are just a handful of the U.S. retailers that have crossed the border into Canada in the past year or so. Many others aren’t far behind — including industry leader Target and, according to some reports, Nordstrom and Kohl’s.… Read More