01/23/2013 - 3:09pm

A new research report by The NPD Group unveiled information I already knew: the restaurant space is growing by leaps and bounds. In fact, the total restaurant count in the U.S. increased by 4,442 units over last year, according to NPD’s recent restaurant census Fall 2012 ReCount.

01/04/2013 - 2:28pm
09/19/2012 - 10:09am

Whole Foods seems to have figured out that a mall setting shouldn’t be a real estate deterrent. In fact, it might be a real asset.

07/25/2012 - 3:00pm

I make no political, ethical, religious or moral statement here. I am a journalist, and I have no right – or desire – to espouse my personal viewpoints in this forum.

07/12/2012 - 2:59pm

If Hong Kong is part of your global expansion initiatives, be prepared to pay the freight.

05/24/2012 - 12:23pm

As retailers and shopping center executives returned to their respective home bases following their biggest show of the year – RECon – they did so with talk of recovery echoing in their ears.

05/09/2012 - 3:32pm
04/05/2012 - 9:25am

First, who said technology coverage has little to do with retail real estate commentary?

03/14/2012 - 10:39am

CSA editor-in-chief Marianne Wilson and I go to great lengths to report new store openings on We pore through convoluted retail financial statements – sometimes twice daily – to uncover news that a chain has its sights set on even a little net new store growth for the year ahead.