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The 7 F's of Retail Today

Retail Trends

These 7 F's of retail are and will continue playing a huge role in the evolution of retail.
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Open-Air Centers & Retailers Missed the Retail Apocalypse Memo

Retail Trends

While malls and stagnant retailers face the reality of changing shopping dynamics, open-air centers, freestanding...
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A History of Entrepreneurship

Seller

Five generations and more than 100 years after his great-great grandfather, Joshua Simon carries on the tradition...
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Purpose & Profit: Why Companies Need to Take a Stand

Retail Trends

Companies need to spend more time understanding their brand perception, their place in the social sphere, and how it...
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The Trends Transforming Malls

Retail Trends

Let's take a look at five major trends transforming malls.
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The Truth About HVCRE Loans

Construction Trends

We take a look at High Volatility Commercial Real Estate Loans and the impact on commercial real estate lending.
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Direct to Consumers: What It Means for Retail

Retail Trends

The direct-to-consumer trend is driven by e-commerce, social media, and the desire for efficient shopping. How is it...
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Will Collaboration Help Retailers Win?

Technology

Companies are now coming to the realization that in order to compete, stay relevant, and meet consumer demand they have...
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Data: The Retail Differentiator

Technology

Data can be used not just to drive personalization and experiences for consumers, but to better position overall...
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Is This Technology Coming to QSRs Near You?

Retail Trends

In an age where consumer experience in retail is key, how are self-service kiosks impacting and transforming the QSR...
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The Rapid Rise in Commercial Redevelopment

Redevelopment

After a period of new developments rising, population, economic, and municipal changes are leading to a rise in...
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5 Things You Should Absolutely Know About the Tax Reform Bill

Commercial Real Estate Trends

The new tax reform bill is a win for the commercial real estate sector and expanding businesses. Here are five of the...
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