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August 15, 2011
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Super Summer Savings Program Returns!

RECon’s Super Summer Savings promotion was so hot last year we had to bring it back! As a thank you to our loyal members and previous attendees, ICSC is offering a discount of $55 off the current RECon 2012 registration fee. We invite you to take advantage of this online discount offer until September 16,…

August 9, 2011
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Super Summer Savings Program Returns!

RECon’s Super Summer Savings promotion was so hot last year we had to bring it back! As a thank you to our loyal members and previous attendees, ICSC is offering a discount of $55 off the current RECon 2012 registration fee. We invite you to take advantage of this online discount offer until September 16,…

August 3, 2011
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Super Summer Savings Program Returns!

RECon’s Super Summer Savings promotion was so hot last year we had to bring it back! As a thank you to our loyal members and previous attendees, ICSC is offering a discount of $55 off the current RECon 2012 registration fee. We invite you to take advantage of this online discount offer until September 16,…

July 29, 2011
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Two-Thirds of Consumers are Confused by Online Sales-Tax Compliance

Fair and Equitable Marketplace Supports Consumers' Desire for Choice, Convenience WASHINGTON, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sixty-four percent of U.S. consumers in states that require their residents to pay a sales tax on purchases either do not know or do not believe they are required to pay sales tax on Internet purchases if not collected by the…

June 21, 2011
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“What a difference a year makes.”

By Jesse Tron The title, while perhaps trite, is apropos in the case of RECon and the shopping center industry at large. Last year’s conference was certainly long on optimism but somewhat short on action. In 2010 most attendees were seeing the same amount of meetings they had on their schedules as in pre-recessionary years;…

April 11, 2011
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Limiting Liability: Landlords and Tenants Work Together to Create Safer Shopping Centers

By María Bird Picó Declining sales and property values and a generally sour economy offered developers little scope for revenue growth at the end of 2009. But U.S. landlord Developers Diversified Realty saw one area, at least, where it could cut costs: liability insurance. “We began asking ourselves how we could reduce costs, seeing it…

March 29, 2011
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ICSC PRESENTS 600th NEXT GENERATION PROGRAM IN SAN FRAN!

“Improve Your Learning Curve- An Introduction to ICSC Northern California’s Mentoring Program” NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 – The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) is proud to present the 600th Next Generation Program. The conference will take place April 14, 2011 at Metreon in San Francisco, Calif. [Editor’s note: see attached program for full…