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October 12, 2012

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Retail Properties Available for Auction Online
Properties include Shopping Centers, Restaurants, Supermarkets, Showrooms, Malls, and Units in metro plazas. View all retail properties available for auction.

Featured Property: Metro Plaza in Phoenix, AZ. Starting Bid: $2,100,000 Starting Bid. 100.00% Occupancy. 40K+ SF, view more property details here.
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RFID that Delivers a Competitive Advantage for Retailers
RFID-based inventory management provides highly accurate, real-time, inventory count, and location information that delivers tremendous benefits to retailers. Learn the benefits of RFID for your company in this free white paper. Download the free white paper today!
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  Retail News 
 
  • Container imports forecast to jump sharply in October
    October container imports are projected to rise 9.9% over last year, according to a projection from the National Retail Federation. "NRF’s annual forecast says retailers should see solid growth during the holiday season this year, and these cargo numbers back it up," said vice president of supply chain and customs policy Jonathan Gold. Home Channel News (10/10) Email this Story
Why Platform Matters When Choosing an ERP System
In order to survive, grow, and compete in the digital age, organizations need an ERP that is highly flexible and able to adapt. So, what are the tough platform questions you should ask yourself when shopping for an ERP?
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  Business Best Practices 
 
  • A positive attitude can be contagious, research finds
    Managers can help workers stay more upbeat on the job by keeping them away from the chronic complainers and exposing them more to those employees who are motivated and energized, research shows. Such energy drainers can influence employees, but being positive also "is a catching disease," says Jon Katzenbach, Booz & Company senior partner. CNNMoney/Fortune (10/10) Email this Story
Get with the flow. How payment processing affects cash flow.
Cash flow is the lubricant of business. Without a healthy cash flow, business dries up. It stops. It can't function. Which is why it is vital to keep the revenues coming in as the expenses go out. But there's one aspect of cash flow that many of us are not aware of. It is how managing credit cards and other such non-cash payments affect cash flow. Turns out it has a huge affect. Download the free guide today.
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  News from ICSC 
  • The Business of Shopping Center Law
     
    Based on papers presented at recent ICSC Law Conferences, The Business of Shopping Center Law includes commentary from seasoned industry experts and examines some of the most important legal issues facing today's professional. Topics covered include Operating Expenses, Property Acquisition, Capital Infusion, Lease Financing, Construction and Development, Green Leases, Exit Strategies and more. Buy it now in the ICSC bookstore. Email this Story
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