Month: April 2020

Trouble paying your store’s rent? Here’s how to negotiate with your landlord

By Benji Rosenzweig

Benji Rosenzweig is a commerical real estate broker with Colliers International, global commercial real estate services organization. He is based in Southfield. He specializes in retail throughout Southeast Michigan and is an expert in all things commercial real estate in the city of Detroit. 

New cleaning and mitigation efforts required for food selling-establishments and pharmacies

Executive Order 2020-109, originally issued as E.O. 2020-60 on Sunday, April 26 and continuing through the state of emergency, requires all food-selling establishments (grocery stores, convenience stores,

Michigan Retailers Association’s statement on Gov. Whitmer’s reopening of retail

MRA President and CEO William J.Hallan

Statement from Bill Hallan, President and CEO of Michigan Retailers Association, about the Governor’s new guidelines for reopening retail:

“I want to thank Gov. Whitmer for trusting retailers to safely conduct retail-to-go.