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How To Make the Most of Your Attendance at the ICSC Canadian Convention in Toronto

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The ICSC Canadian Convention, which takes place in Toronto on October 2, is essential for anyone involved in the shopping centre industry. Organized each year by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), this is…

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Can Cirque du Soleil become an anchor tenant for malls?

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Shopping centres across Canada and the United States are no longer just spaces where consumers spend money at retail outlets. Cirque du Soleil apparently took notice.   Recently, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group announced it…

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Is Yorkdale Shopping Centre the Future of Malls?

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A lot has gone wrong for the classic shopping mall in Canada over the past five years. Beleaguered retailers laid-off employees, filed for creditor protection or, in Target’s case, took off for good.   But…

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Resurrecting the Zombie Shopping Malls

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“Zombie” shopping malls, or “dead malls”, are multiplying. And it’s a major challenge to bring them back to life.   It’s a worldwide phenomenon. Shopping malls are falling like flies. Two hundred US malls disappeared…

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20 influencers in the world of real estate in Canada

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Which Canadian real estate experts hold the largest weight when it comes to influencing others? Whether it be through savvy online marketing or rock-solid reputations, a select few have carved out massive reach for themselves.…

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Are malls within malls the future of retail?

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A unique retail concept involving the creation of a mini-mall within a larger shopping centre is gearing up to expand to other venues after its successful debut at the West Edmonton Mall.   The Retail…

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