WP Glimcher Provides Update

COLUMBUS, Ohio--()--WP Glimcher (NYSE: WPG), a premier retail real estate investment trust specializing in the ownership, management and development of shopping centers, today announced that while it is the Company’s long-standing internal policy not to comment on speculation or market rumors, the Company is currently not engaged in negotiations involving a merger or other strategic alternatives transaction with any third party.

About WP Glimcher

WP Glimcher Inc. is a retail REIT and a recognized leader in the ownership, management, acquisition and development of retail properties, including mixed-use, open-air and enclosed regional malls as well as community centers. The Company currently owns a material interest in and manages 118 shopping centers totaling more than 67 million square feet diversified by size, geography and tenancy. WP Glimcher combines a national real estate portfolio with an investment grade balance sheet, leveraging its expertise across the entire shopping center sector to increase cash flow through rigorous management of assets and provide new opportunities to retailers looking for growth throughout the U.S. WP Glimcher® is a registered trademark of the Company. Learn more at www.wpglimcher.com.

Contacts

WP Glimcher
Lisa A. Indest, 614-887-5844
CAO & Senior VP, Finance
lisa.indest@wpglimcher.com
or
Kimberly A. Green, 614-887-5647
Director of Investor Relations
kim.green@wpglimcher.com

Contacts

WP Glimcher
Lisa A. Indest, 614-887-5844
CAO & Senior VP, Finance
lisa.indest@wpglimcher.com
or
Kimberly A. Green, 614-887-5647
Director of Investor Relations
kim.green@wpglimcher.com