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Fewer than half of holiday shoppers will hit the mall this year

Fewer than half of holiday shoppers will hit the mall this year

In a typical year, the holidays are peak season for malls — but this isn’t a typical year, and...

Fewer than half of holiday shoppers will hit the mall this year
As shopping habits shift toward the digital, some property owners think demanding a portion of retail tenants’ online sales is only fair. (iStock)

Landlords eye taking cut of retailers’ online sales as rent

Landlords are familiar with percentage rent — taking a portion of retail tenants’ in-store sales — but now, some...

Landlords eye taking cut of retailers’ online sales as rent
Golden Springs Business Center

Logistics firm inks big lease in Santa Fe Springs as industrial demand remains high

The U.S. arm of a Chinese logistics company has inked a big lease for a warehouse in Santa Fe...

Logistics firm inks big lease in Santa Fe Springs as industrial demand remains high
Jeff Bezos and the Amazon building in Hyderabad (Getty, Youtube/Amazon India)

Amazon opens its biggest office ever. Outcry ensues

Amazon just opened its largest office in the world, spanning 1.8 million square feet, in Hyderabad, India. It’s part...

Amazon opens its biggest office ever. Outcry ensues
Clockwise from left: Costco, Walmart, Target and Home Depot (Getty Images)

A few big-box stores now account for 29% of US sales

Despite fears of decreased spending amid the pandemic, big-box stores — plus Amazon — raked in the cash last...

A few big-box stores now account for 29% of US sales
Target CEO Brian Cornell (Cornell by Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via Getty Images; Target store  via Mike Mozart of TheToyChannel and JeepersMedia on YouTube)

Target will open 27 new stores as Q2 sales soar

The pandemic has dealt a crushing blow to countless retailers, but for behemoths like Amazon, Walmart and Target it...

Target will open 27 new stores as Q2 sales soar
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos with (clockwise from top left: 1055 Bronx River Ave. in Bronx, NY; 3507 W. 51st St. in Chicago; 13200 Southwest 272nd St. in South Miami-Dade, Florida; 28820 Chase Place in Valencia, California (1055 Bronx River Ave via Google Maps; 3507 W. 51st St. via 42 Floors; 13200 Southwest 272nd St. via Google Maps; 28820 Chase Place via IAC Commerce Center)

“Headwind to profitability”: Amazon doubles down on fulfillment centers

Amazon has been on a torrid pace of leasing and acquiring millions of square feet of fulfillment centers and...

“Headwind to profitability”: Amazon doubles down on fulfillment centers
Fifth Wall Ventures' Brendan Wallace and Kevin Campos (Credit: iStock)

Fifth Wall closes $100M fund to bring online retailers into physical stores

A new generation of e-tailers are looking to make their first, risky step into the world of physical real...

Fifth Wall closes $100M fund to bring online retailers into physical stores
Unsettling news for landlords: Online retailers killed it this holiday season

Unsettling news for landlords: Online retailers killed it this holiday season

Americans spent more money than ever this holiday season — but shoppers are increasingly doing so online. Overall retail...

Unsettling news for landlords: Online retailers killed it this holiday season
Prologis CEO Hamid Moghadam and Liberty Property Trust CEO Bill Hankowsky (Credit: Prologis, B.PHL, iStock)

Prologis to buy rival logistics firm for $13B

Warehouse giant Prologis is purchasing its rival Liberty Property Trust for $12.6 billion, creating a massive new player in...

Prologis to buy rival logistics firm for $13B
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