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$20M historical racing machine venue planned at Kentucky mall

Construction will begin next year on Ellis Entertainment‘s 60,000-square-foot historical racing machine venue in the Towne Square Mall development in Owensboro, Kentucky. The project, expected to cost around $20 million, will include a variety of HRMs, a simulcast betting and …

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Target to re-enter Detroit after nearly 2 decades

Target will open a small-format store in Midtown Detroit, marking the retailer’s return to a city it left with the closure of its Eight Mile store in August 2003. The new 32,000-square-foot location will be part of a mixed-use apartment …

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Mall redevelops old Sears location into community space

DeBartolo Commons at the Southern Park Mall in Youngstown, Ohio, has restaurants and space for sporting events and concerts. The area was formerly occupied by Sears. WYTV-TV

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Toys R Us will open UK stores next year

The owner of Toys R Us has agreed a long-term licence agreement which will see it return to the UK next year. There is a plan for web sales to UK shoppers to start over the next several months. RetailGazette.co.uk

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Wisdom Gaming plans e-sports venue at Mall of America

Wisdom Gaming is bringing an e-sports gaming area, a broadcast studio and a retail store to the Mall of America. Opening is slated for the first quarter of 2022 and will include Wisdom Gaming’s company headquarters. Star Tribune

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Petco debuts upscale boutique format for private label

Petco unveiled a new upscale boutique store format dedicated solely to its private-label dog brand Reddy. The new store shares a name with the brand, which was launched three years ago to target millennials, and it includes such experiential features …

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Mountain View, California closing street to create pedestrian mall

Mountain View, California is looking to permanently close one of their streets to cars and create a pedestrian-only mall with restaurants and shops. City officials were considering the idea before the pandemic and the indoor shopping and dining restrictions gave …

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Why in-store shops make sense for big retailers

Major retailers including Walmart, Kohl’s, Target, Nordstrom and Macy’s have embraced in-store shop concepts to highlight brands and new products from emerging players and prominent names like Apple and Sephora. In-store shops can be a productive use of excess space …

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Community shopping centers show strength

Property values for community shopping centers have climbed significantly for the year, according to Green Street—a testament to the power of the local shopping options they provide. A Hoya Capital index shows gains for open-air shopping center REITs and increases …

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Penney’s to replace Sephora with diverse beauty format

J.C. Penney has unveiled its new JCPenney Beauty concept online and in 10 stores, with plans for a nationwide rollout in the second half of next year as the department store’s partnership with Sephora ends. CultureMap

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