Amazon and Mall Operator Look at Turning Sears, J.C. Penney Stores Into Fulfillment Centers

Wall Street Journal, Aug. 9, 2020–Esther Fung, Sebastian Herrera (subscription)
Simon Property Group Inc., the largest mall owner in the U.S., has been in talks with Inc., the company many retailers denounce as the mall industry’s biggest disrupter, to take over space left by ailing department stores.