Retail

Block E’s retail conundrum

Can the long-troubled property attract the classy businesses they want?

Missing anchor a drag for Mall of America

Substantially empty for almost three years, the old Bloomingdale’s space shows the challenges malls face as department stores founder.

Amazon’s winning the last mile of retailing

I may be wrong, but it seems likely that the company that can get you what you want when you want to where you want at a competitive price has a good shot as earning and retaining loyal customers.