Target, Future Shop & Sears have gone: how is this market filling up these spaces
While a horse stable popping up at your mall might sound like a stretch, the demise and disappearance of bricks-and-mortar institutions like Target, Future Shop and Sears is forcing landlords to repurpose the vacant space and offer more creative “experiences” to lure consumers. In the age of e-commerce, what types of experiences are people are seeking to attract them to malls and stores? Shopping centres are reinventing themselves. Some of our leading mall owners and operators will examine this trend and what they have done to fill the void.