GLOBAL

How high streets and shopping malls face a 'domino effect' from major store closures

Traditional retail is in the centre of a storm - and British department store chain House of Fraser is the latest to succumb to the tempest. The company plans to close 31 of its 59 shops - including its flagship store in Oxford Street, London...

By Omar Toulan and Niccolò Pisani 9 Jul 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Emira invests in fourth US shopping centre

JSE-listed REIT Emira Property Fund announced recently investment in its fourth shopping centre in the US...

9 May 2018

UNITED STATES

Five benefits you get from renting a self-contained storage space

Expansion of businesses and the associated change of circumstances have increased the demand for storage solutions in different parts...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 21 Feb 2018

UNITED STATES

How to shop for office bathroom accessories on a budget

A badly set up or organized office can make workers dread going to work - which definitely includes a bathroom that doesn't give comfort...

Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 28 Dec 2017

UNITED STATES

How to choose a perfect location for your business

When finding the perfect location for your business you have to consider the state and how friendly they are to entrepreneurs, the kind of city, the part of town you want it to be located in, etc...

Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 28 Dec 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

The future of shopping malls and what it means for property investors

The decline of malls in the US has caused concern among real estate investors and raises the question of what this might mean for shopping centres in the UK and Europe...

By Hugo Machin 5 Sep 2017

UNITED STATES

Change or die: American malls confront Amazon era

As the retail industry churns in the Amazon era, American shopping malls are turning to a new generation of stores, food and entertainment offerings...

15 Aug 2017

UNITED STATES

Google's Nest Labs buys Dropcam for $555m

WASHINGTON, US Google's Nest Labs said that it was buying video monitoring start-up Dropcam for a reported $555 million in cash.

23 Jun 2014

UNITED STATES

Mobile driving up US online retail sales

WASHINGTON, USA: US online retail sales are expected to grow to US$294bn this year, with nearly one-third of the total expenditure coming from mobile devices, according to Forrester Research.

13 May 2014

UNITED STATES

Apple 'space-ship' campus plan cleared for 'lift-off'

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Apple's plan to build a verdant new campus crowned with a shimmering flying-saucer shaped headquarters was cleared for 'lift-off' Tuesday, 15 October.

17 Oct 2013