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Cannes Brick and Mortar Retail in the United States Make a Comeback?

Posted in Restaurants, Retail

2017 MAPIC Conference in Cannes, France Last week, a contingent from Goulston & Storrs attended the annual MAPIC conference in Cannes (pronounced “Can”), France for the seventh consecutive year. We expected to field questions about the challenges facing brick and mortar retailers in the United States as well as inquiries regarding how domestic political events… Continue Reading

Gearing Up for MAPIC 2017

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Our Retail Group is once again getting ready for the annual MAPIC Conference (le marché international professionnel de l’implantation commerciale et de la distribution)! For the 7th year in a row, our team is traveling to Cannes, France for the largest annual gathering of European retailers, brokers and developers.  MAPIC is one of the leading… Continue Reading

A Tale of Two Conventions: MAPIC and ICSC New York

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Autumn has been a busy time for our Retail, Restaurant and Consumer team, with our attendance at two major industry events each attracting thousands of attendees. Interestingly, both events recorded their largest attendance numbers to date, and given Brexit and the results of the U.S. presidential election there was much fodder for discussion. Here’s what… Continue Reading

Report from MAPIC 2015: US Expansion Still Hot Topic

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The Goulston & Storrs’ MAPIC team has returned from the 21st annual MAPIC (le marché international professionnel de l’implantation commerciale et de la distribution) conference in Cannes, France.  From November 16-18, MAPIC hosted its international retail conference at the Palais de Festivals et des Congrès in Cannes. Approximately 8,000 international attendees, including over 2,000 retailers,… Continue Reading

Looking Ahead to MAPIC 2015

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It’s hard to believe, but it’s that time again: MAPIC (le marché international professionnel de l’implantation commerciale et de la distribution) hosts its annual meeting and our retail practice will be there in full force. Goulston & Storrs has been working with MAPIC for a number of years.  Last year in this blog we discussed… Continue Reading

MAPIC 20th Annual International Retail Property Market Conference Impressions: Increased Focus on the U.S.

Posted in Real Estate, Retail

The week prior to our Thanksgiving, from November 19-21 , MAPIC (le marché international professionnel de l’implantation commerciale et de la distribution) hosted its 20th annual international retail property market conference at the Palais de Festivals in Cannes on the fabulous French Riviera. There were more than 8,400 participants from 75 different countries in attendance this… Continue Reading

Report from MAPIC: Will North American Operational Partnerships Be the Key to Growth for European Retailers?

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Last week, Goulston & Storrs joined 8300 fellow attendees for the annual MAPIC retail conference in Cannes, France. The conference covered the hottest trends, issues and opportunities in the European retail industry. This year’s lively conversations included talks about how retailers (and even some developers) are coping with the stubborn economies in many European countries… Continue Reading

MAPIC: Bringing Together International Retail and Real Estate

Posted in Real Estate, Retail

The upcoming MAPIC conference takes place on November 14-16 in Cannes, France. This conference is an essential stop for international retailers and it is dedicated to the retail real estate industry. MAPIC brings together international retail and real estate leaders to explore the most innovative projects, discover new retail properties, forge partnerships, close deals and… Continue Reading