International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

50% of Americans Plan to Visit a Mall on Black Friday


New York--The 2015 International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Black Friday Shopping Study shows more than 7 in 10 Americans … [Read more...]

ICSC: Apparel, Accessories Sales to Rise 3.3% This Holiday Season

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New York–The latest forecast for Holiday 2015 sales is another optimistic one, this time from the International Council of … [Read more...]

Teen Vogue and ICSC Study: How Millennials Shop

Teen Vogue

So just how will that elusive Millennial/Gen Z consumer navigate the malls, the web and social media as they plan this year's back … [Read more...]

Trade Associations: Congress Must Resolve Online Sales Tax Disparity


Washington--The National Retail Federation issued the following statement today from Senior Vice President for Government … [Read more...]

November Retail Sales Comps Beat Estimate


New York—November comparable store may actually have not only beat economists’ estimates, but also surprised some retailers.In … [Read more...]

Back to School Lifts August Comp Sales

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New York—Retailers earned a shiny red apple in August as back to school spending helped lift sales. According to Ken Perkins, … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Must-Know News

New York—Online shopping may be convenient, enabling consumers to shop 24/7 without worrying about finding a parking place.But … [Read more...]

Study: In-Store the Preferred Method for Back-to-School Shopping

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New York—The Back-to-School (BTS) shopping season in the United States is already in full swing, with over one-third (37%) of … [Read more...]

Retail Comp Sales in June Once Again Beat Forecasts


New York—Retailers sailed past estimates for their June comparable store sales results as better weather and lower unemployment … [Read more...]

Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates


Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates New York—May comparable store sales beat estimates as consumers shopped … [Read more...]

ICSC Awards Shopping Centers for Marketing, Community Support


Las Vegas—Shopping centers are an integral part of the communities they are located in – as a place to gather, shop and relax – … [Read more...]

March Comps Softer Thanks to Easter Shift to April


New York—With the harshest of winter subsiding last month, it still look a flurry of discount promotions to lure shoppers into … [Read more...]