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August 12, 2013
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All Roads Lead to Retail in Florida

10. All Roads Lead to Retail in Florida from Cindy Radney on Vimeo. Are you heading to ICSC's Florida conference this month? Get an insider's perspective on Florida's major retail markets of Orlando, Tampa, Miami and Broward County from on-the-ground experts. Learn about the different drivers impacting the resurgence of retail in the Sunshine State…

July 15, 2011
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ICSC launches first Hispanic Markets conference

In the past few decades, the Hispanic market has outpaced the overall U.S. population in growth. The latest census shows that the Hispanic population of the U.S. has reached a new milestone, topping 50 million people in 2010. Latinos accounted for more than half of the nation's growth since 2000, and it is projected that…

July 7, 2011
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City gives retailers free rent to encourage growth

by Jesse Serwer The city of West Palm Beach, Fla., and a local landlord have devised a novel way to drum up interest in its downtown, while also incubating local business: they are giving away free rent for a year to the company with the most impressive plan for a store on its Clematis Street…

April 14, 2011
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What did you do for your birthday? Meet John Crossman!

By Janelle Wellman I have worked with John for the past six months and I like to describe him as vibrant, passionate, full of talent and optimism, and an all-star volunteer – I absolutely love working with him. Based on his enthusiasm, energy, and involvement with the ICSC Next Gen program, it is almost impossible…

January 25, 2011
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Saving Water Like Money

Saving Water Like Money - Centers are sporting elaborate systems to catch rainwater for irrigation and other non-potable uses. By Steve McLinden All around the world now retail landlords and their tenants are getting ever more creative about conserving water; strategies include rainwater cisterns, leak sensors and smart-irrigation controls. Regency Centers’ $20 million Market at…