Multichannel Retail

ICSC SmartBrief

News about the international shopping center industry

ICSC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Council of Shopping Centers

Taubman's new $315M Fla. retail center follows old-school design

8/22/2014

  • American City Business Journals

Taubman Centers' $315 million The Mall at University Town Center in Sarasota, Fla., will open its doors in October. The enclosed complex goes against the retailing trend of building open-air shopping … Read More

NRF SmartBrief

News and trends about the U.S. retail industry

NRF SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Western luxury brands go on sale in China

8/22/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek

High-end retailers have been cutting prices on designer shoes, Gucci bags and other luxury goods at their mainland China stores. Upscale brands have seen sales slow amid a government crackdown on gift… Read More

NRF Global SmartBrief

The best stories about global retail

NRF Global SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Russia expands inspections of McDonald's restaurants

8/22/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Russian officials have stepped up inspections of McDonald's restaurants in the country, a day after closing four Moscow branches of the US-based quickservice chain. Its 435 restaurants in Russia compr… Read More

Shop.org SmartBrief

News about digital retail commerce

Shop.org SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Shop.org

Gap focuses on mobile for fall campaign

8/22/2014

  • Mobile Marketer

Gap is putting mobile at the center of its fall fashion campaign with the retailer's Styld.by platform. The Dress Normal campaign will be image heavy, with photography by fashion bloggers of actors an… Read More