It’s that time of year again. RECon 2016 commenced this weekend in Las Vegas and Earvin “Magic” Johnson, NBA legend and business mogul, kicked off the conference with an opening keynote that left us feeling inspired. But there are plenty of tricks still to come.… Read More

As any reader of our blog knows, Kimco is focused on promoting sustainability among our retail tenants, whether it’s through developing tailored energy management tips for retailers, partnering with Energy Star to promote tenant benchmarking and efficiency, or investing in research with EDF Climate Corps to better understand the barriers to tenant sustainability.… Read More

An expected 37,000 attendees from 58 countries, 1,200 exhibitors, Shark Tank host Barbara Corcoran, and tennis superstar Serena Williams will be at ICSC’s RECon. With less than a week separating us from the big event, Kimco is preparing to meet Serena by brushing up on real estate terminology, and of course doing some light stretching for what is sure to be a perfect match.… Read More

The International Council of Shopping Center’s (ICSC) RECon event is one of the most highly-anticipated retail real estate events of the year. To get ready for this year’s event, we asked ICSC’s Vice President, Communications Jesse Tron to guest author a post on what attendees can look forward to next week.… Read More

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Those who have worked on the front lines of sustainability over the past several years have seen it evolve from an emerging idea to a permanent reality for the industry.… Read More

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It seems we were right.

The last time we discussed the Marketplace Fairness Act the bill was gaining momentum. The U.S. Senate had just passed the bill in a 69-27 vote, and brick-and-mortar retailers and supporters nationwide rejoiced.

But we projected there was still a long road ahead to passing this critical piece of legislation into law.… Read More

It’s November, and just around the corner is ICSC’s RetailGreen Conference. This year’s event will take place on Dec. 3 and 4 in Phoenix, and promises to be one of the best attended to date. In addition to a packed agenda filled with valuable speakers and networking sessions, the conference will be the global launch site of ICSC’s Property Efficiency Scorecard.… Read More