Mall Anchors are Fading

The following article is a good accounting of the current state of affairs for mall anchors.  There is some information specific to the Philadelphia market, but there is enough national information to make it a worthwhile article.Philly.com Article

JC Penney: 2 New Stores

Both with PREIT…One in Willow Grove at the Willow Grove Park Mall (125,000 SF, Willow Grove, PA) and one in North Hanover Mall (83,000 SF, Hanover, PA).  Willow Grove is a new location.  Hanover is a relocation and expansion of an existing store on the...

Big Boxes Shrinking

See how a handful of boxes are shrinking.  This article talks about specific retailers, their strategies, and what they are trying to achieve.  Ace, Best Buy, Cabela’s, JCPenney, Office Depot, Target, and Walmart are discussed.Time Moneyland...

Would You Bet on These 6 Department Stores?

In this article, this author is positive when it comes to Dillards, J.C. Penney, Kohl’s, Macy’s, Sears Holdings Corporation, and TJX Companies.  In my experience and research, TJX has consistently performed well.  Kohl’s has been strong,...

New Store Announcements, Week of 9/26/11

I haven’t seen or heard much from Dick’s or Sports Authority in the last few months.  However, this month seems to be the exception.  Week of 9/26/11buy buy  Baby – Farmington Hills, MI, 29,000 SFDick’s – Broken Arrow, OKDick’s – Yonkers,...