When people think movie shoots, they think celebrities, backlots, and Hollywood. Shopping centers? Not so much. But Kimco’s portfolio has been home to many movie, commercial, student-run, and corporate video shoots though the years, with 12 shoots occurring throughout the country in 2015.… Read More

The holiday season is about giving, and that’s exactly the theme of Raleigh-based animal rescue Second Chance Pet Adoptions’ upcoming charity event. The nonprofit is hosting its annual giftwrapping pop-up store from December 18 through Christmas Eve at Crossroads Plaza in Cary, North Carolina.… 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

Long Island has been abuzz recently with excitement over the grand opening of Stew Leonard’s at Kimco’s Airport Plaza in Farmingdale, New York. Nicknamed “The Disneyland of Dairy,” the grocery store opened its doors to swarms of crowds on January 20 at what is its fifth store and first Long Island location.… Read More

The smell of hot chocolate, the warmth of winter boots, and the sounds of Christmas music mean that the holidays are here. It’s a season for spending time with family and friends, and giving a token of affection wrapped up in a box to our loved ones.… Read More

May 2015 was the wettest single month in the history of Texas. The city of Webster, in particular, received five inches of rain in 12 hours, and the constant downpour created a “perfect storm” of conditions that led to a partial roof collapse at our Center at Baybrook.… Read More

The pop-up industry has grown to approximately $10 billion in sales, with 61 percent of consumers listing seasonal products as the primary reason to shop at a pop-up store, according to a PopUp Republic poll. But whether they’re open for a day, a month, or the holiday season, a successful pop-up takes careful planning year-round.… 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

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