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Entertainment Experience Evolution 2019 Leads Retail Environments To Change

See why EEE draws decision-makers, expert speakers, industry leaders and visionaries together to focus on the future of the built retail environment.

Shopping Centers Can Be a Place for ‘Celebration’

Ralph Conti, principal and managing member of Atlanta, Georgia-based RaCo Real Estate, and Svein Dyrkolbotn, a principal of Gainesville, Florida-based Viking Companies, are co-developing Celebration Pointe, a ...

Foreign Retailers Can Add Newness, Novelty to Shopping Centers

Adding an air of international appeal is one way shopping center owners can diversify their tenant mixes while providing shoppers with a new experience.

Tech Can Be a Shopping Center’s Best Friend

Technology can be one of the best tools shopping center owners have at their disposal, says Sandy Sigal, president and CEO of NewMark Merrill Companies. From combating ...

Retail Insight: It’s Not an Apocalypse, But it is a Changing Time in Retail

Ivan L. Friedman, president and CEO of RCS Real Estate Advisors, has seen his share of real estate cycles. Working on about 40 million square feet of ...

Retail Insight: Fundamentals Signal Opportunity Still Abounds

Scott M. Holmes is no stranger to RECon. With more than 25 years of experience on the client side of the commercial real estate investment business, Holmes ...

Retail Insight: Today’s Centers are Experience with Shopping Mixed In

Hernan Martinez, CEO of Cuestamoras Urbanismo, takes a different approach to today’s retail environment. Rather than design centers around shopping, he creates places people want to be ...

Retail Insight: Moreno Valley Seeks More Retail as Jobs, Population Grow

The Southern California Inland Empire submarket of Moreno Valley is experiencing an explosive population growth rate of more than 5 percent annually.

Retail Insight: Reimagining Landmarks with Integrated Retail for Success

Madison Marquette is in destination mode, as in destination-planning mode.

Retail Insight: Spinoso says Malls are Still Viable in 2018 and Beyond

Carmen Spinoso, chairman and CEO of Spinoso Real Estate Group, has followed the chatter about malls alongside the rest of us. While he knows the traditional way ...

Retail Insight: Brett Hutchens of Casto on the Future of Retail Real Estate


Mixed-use isn’t a new strategy, but this concept certainly took center stage at RECon this year.

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