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March 8, 2017
East Bay Mall Gets Massive Entertainment Complex

Newark, CA - As malls increasingly add activities and dining options to their retail offerings, the recently renovated NewPark Mall is about to unveil a massive new entertainment complex that is slated to bring hundreds of jobs to the area. John’s Incredible Pizza, a California-based chain of family entertainment centers, is expanding its foot... »

March 7, 2017
Florida Mall Unveiling High-tech Children’s ‘Play Park’ in Spring

Orlando, FL - Florida Mall will open a new high-tech children’s play area next to Crayola Experience this spring. The mall hired an Australian design firm Play9 to create the 3,000-square-foot section of mall tailored for kids of different ages. It should open in May, according to Play9.... »

March 6, 2017
Valley Mall Announces H&M Opening Date Along with Another Store Opening

Harrisonburg, VA - Since the beginning of January, the clothing store Express has closed, but another clothing store, H&M, is opening this week. Beauty supplier Sephora is also set to come to the Valley Mall, too. H&M is set to open its doors this Thursday, March 9th. According to the The Rockingham - Harrisonburg Chamber of Commerce, stores ... »

March 6, 2017
Man’s Hobby Goes From Basement To Salmon Run Mall

Watertown, NY - It was all a dream just six and a half years ago. Always an entrepreneur, 28 year old Rob Reczko never thought he'd be standing in his own store at the Salmon Run Mall. "I started with a farmer's market right here in downtown, the square, then I'd do the fairs and festivals and events all around the north country and just kept... »

March 6, 2017
Vans Footwear and Fashion Coming to Ann Arbor’s Briarwood Mall

Ann Arbor, MI - Footwear and fashion company Vans brand is opening a store sometime in spring 2017 at the Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor. The American company, founded in 1966 and based in California, is taking over a 3,000-square-foot storefront at Briarwood Mall, 100 Briarwood Circle, next to Dry Goods and across from Victoria's Secret. Vans i... »

March 5, 2017
Easy Riders on Toy Animals Zip Around Mall

Victoria, BC - Judging by the smiles and double-takes from shoppers, the sight of a middle-age man zipping around Mayfair Shopping Centre in a candy-apple-red Angry Bird with wheels is as bizarre as it sounds. Heads turned repeatedly during a test-drive of a particularly popular Stuffy Rider, one of 14 colourful motorized stuffed animals pitched... »

March 5, 2017
New Attractions Have ViaPort Rotterdam on Upswing

Schenectady, NY - The ViaPort Rotterdam mall has turned a corner over the past year, as new owners have thought outside the box of the conventional retail mall. ViaPort Properties, one of the two mall companies in Turkey, has invested millions of dollars in developing a commercial aquarium in one empty space, and it has proven more popular than ... »

March 4, 2017
Ford Moves 1,800 Employees into Ex-Lord & Taylor Store

Dearborn, MI - Ford Motor Company is now the largest tenant in a Metro Detroit mall, after turning a long-closed Lord & Taylor store into offices for 1,800 engineering and purchasing employees. They recently moved into Fairlane Mall, located close to the Dearborn, Michigan-based automaker's world headquarters. Ford's campus is undergoing a $1... »

March 3, 2017
New Mini-golf Complex Coming to Boulevard Mall in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV - A new mini-golf complex from the owner of King Putt is expected to open at Boulevard Mall by the end of summer. King Putt owner Jeff Swanlund said the new 30,000-square-foot complex will about double the size of his other locations. He plans to hire twice the staff size, employing 40 people at the yet-to-be-named complex.... »

March 2, 2017
The Intriguing Story Of How One Couple Started A Sunglasses Empire That Now Spans The Globe

In every major city in the world, you will be able to conveniently locate a Sunglass Hut if you ever need to shade your eyes from the sun. A retailer of sunglasses and sunglass accessories, we even have five of our very own stores just here in Cape Town. But where did it all begin, and how did such a simple idea come to dominate the sunglasses i... »

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