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What’s New? Midpoint Instabul

Yale University Properties hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 1:30pm to welcome Midpoint Istanbul to The Shops at Yale in downtown New Haven. The ceremony took place at 245 Crown Street. Mayor Toni N. Harp joined in the festivities. Midpoint Istanbul is a modern Mediterranean restaurant serving many unique dishes such…
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What’s New? Au Chalet Opens on Whitney Avenue

Yale University Properties hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 11:30am to welcome Au Chalet to the Whitney-Audubon Retail and Arts District. The ceremony took place at 24 Whitney Avenue. Mayor Toni N. Harp joined in the festivities. Owner and New Haven resident Adil Chokairy was born and raised in Europe,…
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What’s Here? Games On At Fantasticon

The tables at Elm City Games on Chapel Street were bustling at Fantasticon on, full of people trying out new board games. The board for The Dragon and the Unicorn, a new Othello-like two-player game I was testing, was a network of circles and lines, with round cardboard chips on the board. I was the…
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What’s Trending? Gen Z

Understanding the consumer is paramount in today’s fast-changing retail environment, and retailers today have access to more information about those customers than ever before. Luckily, NRF Vice President of Research Development and Industry Analysis Mark Mathews is a self-described “data geek.” Mathews, who has the exciting task of gathering and analyzing data, joins Retail Gets Real this…
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