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June 30, 2011
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Discounter Aldi Opens First Enclosed Mall Store

In May, German discount grocer Aldi, which has been methodically opening new stores in company-owned, freestanding sites the United States for decades, did something it had never done before in this country. The company opened a new store in an enclosed shopping mall, the 833,000-square-foot Westfield Chicago Ridge in southwest suburban Chicago Ridge, Ill. "The…

January 24, 2011
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How Can ICSC Benefit Students?

So, how can ICSC benefit students? Well in this interview with Michael P. Kercheval, President and CEO of International Council of Shopping Centers, he speaks on how ICSC can benefit Students. ICSC’s student program now boasts more than 1,200 members from North America, Europe, Asia, South and Central America, and Australia. Students represent more than…