Families, friends, communities, and businesses join together every Veterans Day to recognize the members of our Armed Forces, past and present. This year, retailers nationwide are celebrating our veterans by offering special promotions and events as a way to say thanks to those who have selflessly served our country.… Read More

A time capsule buried 25 years ago at Kimco’s Pine Creek shopping center has just seen sunlight. Retailers at the Grass Valley, Calif., shopping center who helped bury the time capsule held an event on Sat., June 22 to unveil it to the Nevada County community.… Read More

Commercial real estate and sustainability are two very popular topic areas for industry conferences. There are dozens of potential conference opportunities that in some way address the intersection of commercial real estate, retail, environmental sustainability, energy, clean technology, and the like.… Read More

IN LINE: The strategy behind Pure Hockey’s physical stores aligns with its e-commerce site

FITS LIKE A GLOVE: Pure Hockey is well-suited for its new location at a Kimco center

Finding the right location for your business is one of the most important decisions any retailer makes. For Pure Hockey, that decision meant moving its flagship store from Berlin, Mass., onto the same road as the New England Sports Center (NESC) in Marlborough, Mass.… Read More

MARKETING CHOPS: Novilhos’ Valentine’s Day marketing approach has meat

MARKETING CHOPS: Novilhos’ Valentine’s Day marketing approach has meat

The marketing team at Novilhos Brazilian Steakhouse has an appetite for cross promotions this Valentine’s Day, and the approach is serving up short-tail and long-tail business benefits for the Kimco tenant. Not only are diners from around the Bellevue, Wash., area jumping to reserve tables for Feb.… Read More

HIDEOUT HEAVEN: One satisfied Comic Book Hideout customer

HIDEOUT HEAVEN: One satisfied Comic Book Hideout customer

Glynnes Pruett has been selling comic books with her dad at industry trade shows since she was six. They imagined having their own comic book store one day, and often talked about what it would be like, what they’d sell, and who would come enjoy their comics.… Read More

Stirling Bridges food

FARE: Stirling Bridges serves British favorites as well as other cultural cuisine

The Sacramento area is about to raise a pint for the new British gastropub opening in Kimco’s Madison Plaza this weekend, Stirling Bridges. Owner Andy Wylie, who hails from Scotland, is ushering in a new take on the British gastropub experience with his Carmichael, Calif., restaurant.… Read More

NOBODY’S CHILI HERE: Cook-off attendees fought the cool autumn temperature by enjoying 13 varieties of homemade chili

NOBODY’S CHILI HERE: Cook-off attendees fought the cool autumn temperature by enjoying 13 varieties of homemade chili

Jacksonville, Fla., was hotter than usual on Nov. 17 — and it had nothing to do with the weather. That was the day the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce held its 16th Annual Mandarin Chili Cook-Off at Kimco’s Riverplace Shopping Center.… Read More