Many anchor stores are closing in malls across the country. In order to fill these spaces, it looks like an Amazon store may be filling this void. Rumor is that an Amazon store will open in a mall in the Capital Region.
The coronavirus pandemic continues to affect retail stores across the country. This time Ascena, who owns retail stores in malls, may be forced to close many of their clothing stores that contain mostly women's fashions.
We are moving in the right direction for more businesses to open. In fact, July 1st the Capital Region should be moving into Phase Four. Even though it's the final phase, it doesn't mean that everything is opening. Here's what will not be part of Phase Four.
Crossgates Mall, Aviation Mall, Colonie Center, Stuyvesant Plaza, and Clifton Park Center are just of a few of the many shopping malls and outlets we have here in the Capital Region. While this list is certainly debatable (and surely bound to annoy a few) a recent survey ranked 25 of the very best that upstate New York has to offer. Three local malls not only made the list, but were in the top 1
It seems like stores are closing left and right these days. Whether it's due to heavier online shopping, high costs in rent or a bump in minimum wage, it's taking its toll on our local malls.
In the last couple of months
I didn't give myself the nickname of "best gift giver," but I have been called it. I'll admit, it is true that I have a knack of finding the "perfect" items for people. Some call it luck, but that's not what it is. Not at all.