Every Veterans Day, families and friends gather to recognize and thank past and current members of our Armed Forces. This year, retailers are saluting our veterans by offering special deals to those who have served our country. From discounts to free meals, on November 11 our tenants will take part in honoring service members all over the country.… Read More

This week Target announced plans to open two smaller format stores, formerly known as TargetExpress, in Long Island later this year. One of these stores will be in our Meadowbrook Commons center in Freeport, New York. These will join three other flexible format stores opening throughout the New York City boroughs in 2016.… Read More

Kimco Realty capped off a solid 2012 with a fourth quarter performance that beat analyst expectations, as the company continued to make progress on its strategic objectives and deliver improved operating results amid stronger demand for retail space.

Our reported funds from operations (FFO) as adjusted — a widely used supplemental measure of REIT performance — came in at $0.33 per diluted share in the fourth quarter, up 10 percent over the prior year.… Read More

It’s that time of year again! Back-to-school season is upon us, and whether it’s your child’s first day of Kindergarten or they’re beginning to decorate their apartment as a college senior, preparing to go back to school is an end-of-summer ritual.… Read More

It’s that time of year again when consumers start dusting off their backpacks, their notebooks, and their wallets. Last year, total back-to-school shopping spending reached $72.5 billion, with approximately $8.6 billion cashed in at family clothing stores in the month of August alone.… 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

Retailers are stocking the shelves for what the National Retail Federation says will be $18.2 billion in spending this Valentine’s Day. Though slightly down from last year’s $19.7 billion in spending, consumers can nonetheless expect to find their special someone a Valentine’s surprise from favorite shops decked out in pink and red for the holiday.… Read More

Kimco is continuing to redevelop its Richmond Shopping Center on Staten Island, with a major piece coming into place earlier this month. Target opened a new store at the center, cutting the ribbon on 135,000-square-feet of big-box shopping.

We were there to capture the event, including one-on-one interviews with Target Store Team Leader John Storey and Borough President James Molinaro.… Read More