Jeff Green Column

03/12/2012 - 4:04pm

Well, 2012 is certainly off to a wild start. While there’s been nothing quite as dramatic and earth shattering as last year’s tsunami in Japan, there are plenty of global events and outside influences affecting our industry.

02/22/2012 - 12:40pm

A phenomenon that continues to boggle my mind and, in many cases impress me, is how the Texas economy continues to flourish.

02/07/2012 - 11:12am

There has been a lot of chatter in our industry circles — really, everywhere — about the recent big announcement from J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson regarding the iconic brand’s plans for the future.

01/26/2012 - 11:41am

I know it’s simply human nature to want the best of the best, and to prioritize top quality. And, it’s certainly no different in our industry.

01/10/2012 - 4:29pm

Well, the holidays are finally over and the verdict is in: Retailers reported a 3.5% year-over-year sales increase in December — that’s better than I thought we would see — and a 3.3% increase overall for the season.

12/23/2011 - 10:22am

I’m feeling pretty good about our industry after attending the ICSC New York Deal Making Conference earlier this month.

12/08/2011 - 12:27pm
11/21/2011 - 9:32am

If you’re someone who puts off your holiday shopping until the last minute to save a few bucks by scouring for the best “deals” and taking advantage of those absolute bargain basement prices, I’m afraid you may be in for a rude awakening this holiday shopping season.

11/09/2011 - 10:34am

When it comes to Black Friday, you’re either in or you’re out. If you’re like me, the whirlwind of retail chaos that swirls around shopping centers the Friday after Thanksgiving can feel a bit overwhelming.

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