North Carolina’s Ghost Town in The Sky to be revived

Ghost Town in the Sky LLC has selected Storyland Studios to revive and redesign the shuttered Ghost Town in The Sky theme park in Maggie Valley, North Carolina. Plans for the theme park include upgrading its attractions and adding a boutique hotel and spa, a mountain lodge, cottages and cabins. The Mountaineer

900 North Michigan Shops signs 5th new retail parnter

With so many retailers still struggling to stay afloat, 900 North Michigan Shops has signed Royal Bee, a luxury gift shop featuring specialty items for personal care and the home derived from bees. Royal Bee is the fifth retailer to sign on at the luxe shopping center this year, proceeded by: Psycho Bunny, Bubbles Academy, […]

Amazon 4-star concept goes international

Amazon will open its first international Amazon 4-star location in the UK, stocking about 2,000 best-selling products from its online marketplace. The company already operates more than 30 Amazon 4-star stores in the US stocked with goods from several categories, including electronics, housewares, toys and books. BBC

Saks stars as American Dream debuts The Avenue

New Jersey’s American Dream mall opened the long-awaited luxury retail section called The Avenue, with upscale brands including Dolce & Gabbana, Hermes and Mulberry. The Avenue features a 110,000-square-foot, two-story Saks Fifth Avenue store that will host in-store shops from Gucci and Louis Vuitton, as well as beauty, styling and personal shopping services. Glossy 

Slate of projects adding to wealth of the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

The first class of 19 students entered what is now known as McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) in 1970. Located in the heart of the Texas Medical Center, the school was established by the Texas Legislature in 1969 to address the shortages of physicians and the […]