Claire’s Is Going Bankrupt Just Like Every Other Mall Store You Ever Shoplifted From

Maybe I’m just nostalgic, but it is totally weird that our children’s children will marvel at the idea of an enclosed space where you could shop for faux-surfer apparel, get your

Karen Fratti | May 28, 2016 - 9:27 am

Holiday Nightmare: A Mob Of Crazed Teens Storm A Shopping Mall

I don’t know what your idea of a holiday nightmare is — maybe, wrestling your way through a Black Friday crowd at WalMart? — but mine is a mob of…

Ami Angelowicz | December 28, 2013 - 10:00 am

Do “Deals” At Outlet Malls Just Screw Shoppers Over?

Hold that credit card! Double X excerpted a section from the forthcoming book, Cheap: The High Cost of Discount Culture, by Ellen Ruppell Shell, which reveals the scams at outlet…

Jessica Wakeman | July 14, 2009 - 5:30 pm

America’s Malls In Crisis: Our Fave Mall Moments

Oh no! The country’s second-biggest mall operator is totally bankrupt! General Growth Properties, which manages more than 1,500 malls across the country, is $25 billion in debt. With vacancies at…

Deborah Stein | April 19, 2009 - 2:00 pm