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

As we mentioned in our recent media coverage post, 2015 is off to a strong start: Kimco’s revenue rose to $283.5 million, from $228.2 million in Q1 2014, and we had a strong quarter on all fronts, including leasing, acquisitions, dispositions, redevelopments, and capital raising.… Read More

Today’s population is more educated and conscientious than ever regarding the food that passes our lips. Organic food is on the rise, and even other big-box wholesalers are getting in on the action. Sales of organic foods exceed $39 billion, five percent of total U.S.… Read More

FULL BLOOM: Sprouts now has 163 stores, including this one shown at Kimco’s Loma Square in San Diego

FULL BLOOM: Sprouts now has 163 stores, including this one shown at Kimco’s Loma Square in San Diego

Specialty grocers are carving deeper inroads into the retail industry, with small to mid-size brands such as Sprouts, Fresh Thyme, The Fresh Market, Fairway, and Aldi expanding their presence amid established players including Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods.… Read More

The so-called “Disneyland of dairy stores” is the newest tenant joining our Airport Plaza shopping center in Farmingdale, New York. We recently broke ground for the long-awaited arrival of Stew Leonard’s to Long Island, which will include a façade redevelopment for the highly-anticipated grocer.… Read More