The ICSC Blog

February 8, 2012

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An ‘arresting’ mall at former prison in Uruguay

Mall landlords are always looking for ways to detain their customers just a little longer. Uruguay’s Punta Carretas Shopping, housed in a former prison in Montevideo, appears to be quite good at it: This year the 18-year-old shopping center is … Continue reading

September 27, 2011

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Retailigence and Mobile Fringe Partner To Provide A One-Stop M-Commerce Solution for Shopping Centers

Retailigence Corporation, the leading independent provider of local store inventory data, has announced a new alliance with Mobile Fringe; a Toronto based mobile marketing and consulting firm. By combining their capabilities, the two firms can now deliver a unique, turnkey … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading