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FIT:MATCH Launches New Contactless, Fit-Predictive Shopping Experience at Brookfield Properties’ Oakbrook Center on Labor Day Weekend

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 1:43pm

FIT:MATCH, an apparel shopping match platform that delivers a transformative retail experience for shoppers and brands, today announced it is launching its new FIT:MATCH contactless shopping experience on Labor Day weekend at Oakbrook Center, Brookfield Properties open-air shopping center in suburban Chicago.

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  • FIT:MATCH, an apparel shopping match platform that delivers a transformative retail experience for shoppers and brands, today announced it is launching its new FIT:MATCH contactless shopping experience on Labor Day weekend at Oakbrook Center, Brookfield Properties open-air shopping center in suburban Chicago.
  • We are extremely excited to launch this 100% contactless, free shopping experience at Oakbrook Center with this tremendous group of brand partners, said Haniff Brown, Founder and CEO of FIT:MATCH.
  • To get fitched and receive a FITCH ID, shoppers at Oakbrook Center will first answer a few questions about themselves and their fit preferences on their mobile phone.
  • Brookfield Properties develops and manages premier real estate with a focus on maximizing the tenant experience in addition to the investment and operational performance of the asset.

Datametrex Signs Another $250,000 Sales Contract With LOTTE

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 6:34pm

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Datametrex AI Limited(the "Company" or "Datametrex") (TSXV: DM, FSE: D4G, OTC: DTMXF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into additional agreement for providing IT solution and services totalling approximately $250,000 with two divisions of LOTTE companies ("LOTTE"), LOTTE Home Shopping and LOTTE Property and Development.

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  • TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Datametrex AI Limited(the "Company" or "Datametrex") (TSXV: DM, FSE: D4G, OTC: DTMXF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into additional agreement for providing IT solution and services totalling approximately $250,000 with two divisions of LOTTE companies ("LOTTE"), LOTTE Home Shopping and LOTTE Property and Development.
  • LOTTE Home Shopping aims to provide a creative consumer experience by working with customers to build trust and satisfy their needs.
  • LOTTE Property & Development operates as a high rise multi-purpose shopping mall and provides the LOTTE World Tower and the LOTTE World Mall with environmentally friendly urban green complex development, operations, and other related services.
  • Datametrex is continuously working with the various divisions of LOTTE and has demonstrated to be a quality, reliable, and trustworthy AI technology solutions vendor, providing critical optimizations for business structures.

Dubai Mall is First Shopping Center to Achieve GBAC STAR™ Facility Accreditation

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 7:15pm

The Dubai Mall, one of the largest shopping malls in the world, along with 14 additional facilities around the globe have achieved GBAC STAR facility accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association.

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  • The Dubai Mall, one of the largest shopping malls in the world, along with 14 additional facilities around the globe have achieved GBAC STAR facility accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association.
  • There are currently more than 3,000 facilities in 66 different countries undergoing the process of earning GBAC STAR accreditation.
  • Were excited to announce the Dubai Mall as the largest facility to date to achieve GBAC STAR accreditation along with these other leading venues around the world, said GBAC Executive Director Patricia Olinger.
  • Several five-star hotels, including the historic Ashford Castle built in the 12th century, have successfully achieved GBAC STAR accreditation.

How Two Former Google & Starbucks Execs are Building a Social Shopping Platform That is Setting a New Standard for eCommerce

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 2:49pm

Shopping malls were once a social hub, a place where you could meet friends, eat food and explore new brands.

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  • Shopping malls were once a social hub, a place where you could meet friends, eat food and explore new brands.
  • His co-founder and CMO, Meysam Moradpour, is a digital executive who spent many years at Google, Yum Brands and Mastercard.
  • We built Tuli with this purpose and our passion for community, inclusivity, and human connection are imbedded in our company DNA.
  • In today's challenging world, Tuli connects us in a different way bringing true community to eCommerce," said Wilmot.

Consumers Still Afraid to Shop In-Store as More Retailers Say “Mask Up”

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 4:19pm

The study also found that, of the generations, Baby Boomers still feel the least safe returning to the shopping environment overall.

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  • The study also found that, of the generations, Baby Boomers still feel the least safe returning to the shopping environment overall.
  • The study also found that in considering where to shop, a growing number of consumers feel unsafe in shopping malls, warehouse clubs and big box retailers.
  • Warehouse clubs saw a similar uptick (20 percent versus 18 percent), with small increases in big box retail (18 percent versus 17 percent).
  • Customers include some of the worlds leading vertically integrated brands, sporting goods companies, department stores, mass merchant retailers and wholesalers.

ShopOne Hires Chris Reed as Executive Vice President of Acquisitions

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 1:30pm

ShopOne Centers REIT Inc. (ShopOne or the Company), a leading owner, operator and manager of high-quality, grocery-anchored shopping centers, today announced it has hired established retail real estate professional Chris Reed as Executive Vice President of Acquisitions.

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  • ShopOne Centers REIT Inc. (ShopOne or the Company), a leading owner, operator and manager of high-quality, grocery-anchored shopping centers, today announced it has hired established retail real estate professional Chris Reed as Executive Vice President of Acquisitions.
  • Mr. Reed, who comes to ShopOne after serving as Vice President, Acquisitions and Development for Brixmor since 2015, will begin his new position on August 1, 2020.
  • Mr. Reed commented, Im excited to join ShopOne and work closely alongside a talented, experienced and highly respected executive team.
  • Mr. Reed is also an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).

Alexander & Baldwin Announces Second Quarter 2020

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

HONOLULU, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX) (A&B)will report results for the second quarter 2020 after the market closes on Thursday, August 6, 2020.

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  • HONOLULU, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX) (A&B)will report results for the second quarter 2020 after the market closes on Thursday, August 6, 2020.
  • In connection with this announcement, A&B will host a live webcast of its conference call with financial analysts and institutional investors on August 6, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.
  • Presentation slides will be available for download from A&B's website after the market closes on August 6, 2020.
  • Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (A&B) is Hawai'i's premier commercial real estate company and the largest owner of grocery-anchored, neighborhood shopping centers in the state.

Taubman Centers Provides Business Update

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:11pm

Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) today announced that 100 percent of its operating properties in the U.S. and Asia, have reopened.

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  • Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) today announced that 100 percent of its operating properties in the U.S. and Asia, have reopened.
  • We were encouraged by the quick rebound of our centers in Asia, and are seeing very positive progress in the U.S., said Mr. Taubman.
  • Taubman Centers is an S&P MidCap 400 Real Estate Investment Trust engaged in the ownership, management and/or leasing of 26 regional, super-regional and outlet shopping centers in the U.S. and Asia.
  • Founded in 1950, Taubman is headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Taubman Asia, founded in 2005, is headquartered in Hong Kong.

R.J. Brunelli Named Exclusive Leasing Agent for Concordia Shopping Center in Monroe Twp., NJ

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 1:33pm

MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J., June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- R.J. Brunelli & Co., LLC (RJBCO) has been appointed exclusive leasing agent for the Concordia Shopping Center in Monroe Township by KPR (Katz Properties Retail), which recently acquired the property with DRA Advisors.

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  • MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J., June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- R.J. Brunelli & Co., LLC (RJBCO) has been appointed exclusive leasing agent for the Concordia Shopping Center in Monroe Township by KPR (Katz Properties Retail), which recently acquired the property with DRA Advisors.
  • Anchored by a high-volume Super Stop & Shop, the 135,090-square-foot center was built in 1995 and renovated in 2004.
  • The shopping center is 95% occupied and is situated on 14.4 acres at the signalized intersection of Perrineville and Prospect Plains Roads in this fast-growing Middlesex County community.
  • The firm also serves as exclusive or preferred tenant representative for approximately 20 retail, restaurant and service chains.

Citycon Continues to Show Positive News with 97% of Stores Open for Business

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 7:17am

HELSINKI, Finland, June 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Citycon announces that 97% of the stores in the shopping centres are open and footfall continues to show a strong rebound trend tracking at 80% versus prior year over the past week.

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  • HELSINKI, Finland, June 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Citycon announces that 97% of the stores in the shopping centres are open and footfall continues to show a strong rebound trend tracking at 80% versus prior year over the past week.
  • "With almost all stores open and our upgraded safety measures in place, we are happy to be able to offer our visitors a pleasant experience and a full variety of shopping and services.
  • Citycon is a leading owner, developer and manager of urban grocery-anchored shopping centres in the Nordic countries.
  • Citycon is the leading shopping centre owner in Finland and among the market leaders in Norway, Sweden and Estonia.