CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 21, 1993 |
During the 1980s, dozens of regional shopping centers popped up in Southern California, but none ever matched the king of the malls, Torrance's Del Amo Fashion Center. Just four years ago, it was not only the biggest in the Southland, it topped all others in the country: more than 3 million square feet of space and 350 stores. About $445 million annually in retail sales. So big it issued its own credit cards.