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Pop-Ups are Bringing Excitement to Brick and Mortar Retailing

No Longer Just a Retail Trend, but a Way to Build Traffic and Brands They began popping up in the bleak days of the last recession when shopping was dormant and retail vacancy rates reached 13 percent. Their focus was typically seasonal and their leases were temporary but they helped many a retail property manager survive the downturn. But th [...]

Is the Department Store Dying or is this Evolution as Usual?

Is the Department Store Dying or is this Evolution as Usual? Retail Real Estate Trend: Luxury Retailers Revive the Customer Experience There are some questions in retail that never seem to go away. Among the most-asked concerns is the health of the traditional department store. Is this retail concept on life support? Have department stores l [...]

It’s an Omnichannel World but Retail Stores Continue to Rule

Consumers Love Online but Still Prefer Shopping at Bricks and Mortar You know there’s a big retail real estate trend brewing when Amazon, the premier pure play online retailer, announces a plan to open 300-plus book stores. Yes, that’s stores, as in bricks-and-mortar establishments. Market tests of on-campus locations and pop-ups in major cit [...]