@RegencyCenters Blog

Fresh Look Stories, Winter 2017

Fresh Look® isn't just a philosophy; it's the driving force behind creating ideal locations with best-in-class retailers representative of the communities we serve.

We combine unique placemaking designs with the right merchandising mixes, and connect with our shoppers through community outreach and an active social media presence. These innovative destinations are crafted one at a time by our team. Take a closer look at our most recent Fresh Look success stories in action:

Read More

Fresh Look Stories, Fall 2016

Fresh Look® isn't just a philosophy; it's the driving force behind creating ideal locations with best-in-class retailers representative of the communities we serve.

We combine unique placemaking designs with the right merchandising mixes, and connect with our shoppers through community outreach and an active social media presence. These innovative destinations are crafted one at a time by our team. Take a closer look at our most recent Fresh Look success stories in action:

Read More

Fresh Look Stories, Summer 2016

Fresh Look® isn't just a philosophy; it's the driving force behind creating ideal locations with best-in-class retailers representative of the communities we serve.

We combine unique placemaking designs with the right merchandising mixes, and connect with our shoppers through community outreach and an active social media presence. These innovative destinations are crafted one-at-a-time by our team. Take a closer look at our most recent Fresh Look success stories in action:

Read More

Mattress Startup to Sell in West Elm Stores

West Elm thinks there's a revolution happening in the mattress industry -- and it wants in.

Read More

Fresh Look Stories, Spring 2016

Fresh Look® isn't just a philosophy; it's the driving force behind creating ideal locations with best-in-class retailers representative of the communities we serve.

We combine unique placemaking designs with the right merchandising mixes, and connect with our shoppers through community outreach and an active social media presence. These innovative destinations are crafted one-at-a-time by our team. Take a closer look at our most recent Fresh Look success stories in action:

Read More

Fine Art Gallery and Home Furnishings Store Coming to Atlanta's Buckhead Court

 

Last week, Regency Centers announced the addition of Huff Harrington to its Buckhead Court, shopping center in Atlanta. Its well-traveled and curated home selections are an exciting addition to one of Regency's most vibrant centers in the market. 

Read More

Check Out the Holistically Designed, Forward-Thinking Shopping Center

Last month, the first Whole Foods in North Orange County soft-opened at Regency Centers’ Village at La Floresta, an 87k SF shopping center along the Imperial Highway. The ground-up development not only features its landmark anchor, but restaurant, office and retail space as well. But what makes the Village most exciting is the holistic thought process behind its shops and layout. To get details on how the Village came together, we sat down with investment VP John Mehigan.

Read More

An Inside Look at Plum Pretty Sugar: Fresh Look Story, Winter 2016

Entrepreneur Charlotte Hale, whose love for all things, well, plum pretty, inspired her concept, Plum Pretty Sugar. What started as an online boutique in 2009 has blossomed into a brick-and-mortar store at Regency Centers’ Village at La Floresta in Brea, California. The storefront is a lifestyle extension of PlumPrettySugar.com. 

“The merchandising approach we took at La Floresta was to introduce best-in-class local and regional retailers into the Brea market,” said Omar Hussein, Senior Leasing Agent at Regency Centers. “Plum Pretty Sugar has built an extremely successful online business, so its been exciting to debut the brands’ first brick-and-mortar store at our center.”

In February, the retailer celebrated its grand opening. The 2,691 SF space is designed in a soft color palette with metallic accents that complement the delicate, Hamptons-chic merchandise. Plum Pretty Sugar is known for its ultra-feminine collection of apparel along with specialty gifts, accessories, and a cozy home goods section.

Read More

NRF Big Show 2016: Retail Trends Affecting Commercial Real Estate

Every year, thousands descend upon Manhattan to attend National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Big Show. Attendees learn the latest trends and technologies affecting the retail world. In its 105th year, I joined over 33,000 people to find out how these trends relate to the commercial real estate industry. After three full days of sessions and meetings, my top takeaways for retail developers and shopping center owners are:

Read More