By Debra Hazel, President of Debra Hazel Communications The depressing industry headlines never seem to stop: one after another, venerated retail names are closing stores or shutting down entirely. Less […]
Retail Industry Articles & News
Malls’ Next Big Tenant: Amazon or Grocery… Top 25 Fashion Retail Brands for 2021… Role Pop-ups Play in Bringing Customers BackPosted on
Read about how Amazon or Grocery Stores may be the next big tenant in malls, the top 25 fashion brands poised for success in 2021, and the role pop-ups are playing in bringing back customers to the store.
By Beth Azor – Owner, Azor Academy Leasing in a COVID world! What a crazy time we are living in! Never have our retailers been ordered to shut down for […]
Recent commercial real estate trends indicate that brick and mortar retail spaces are poised for some significant changes. The most noticeable and impactful of these changes is the introduction of […]
Bringing Open-Air Shopping & Dining to Customers… Future of Retail May Be in the Open… ‘Streetail’ the New Norm in SoCalPosted on
Read about how open-air shopping and dining is being brought to customers, how the future of retail may be in the open, and how ‘streetail’ is the new norm in Southern California.
Since the COVID-19 lockdowns began, retailers have faced a mounting problem regarding excess inventory. Massive piles of clothes continue to grow at retailers’ stores, distribution centers, warehouses, and shipping containers. […]
City-dwellers Fleeing Pandemic Seek Lifestyle Centers… Malls Morph Despite Viral & Online Challenges… How Retailers Keep Employees Working & Customers ShoppingPosted on
Read about how city-dwellers fleeing the pandemic in urban centers are seeking lifestyle centers, how malls “mall-amorphosize” despite viral and online challenges, and how retailers are keeping employees working and customers shopping safely.
Expert Advises Retailers How to Increase Productivity… Here Comes Walmart+… Tanger Outlets Launches Virtual ShopperPosted on
DMM Retail Industry e-News Issue #186 Expert Advises Retailers How to Increase Productivity Who couldn’t be a little more – or sometimes a lot more – productive? The COVID-19 situation […]
Deloitte: Future is Coming… Malls Welcomed Back in NJ, With Limits… Remember Fitting Rooms? Tech Tosses ThemPosted on
Read about Deloitte’s recently published report on the future for retailers, New Jersey opens malls with limits, and how tech is tossing fitting rooms in the trash.
COVID-19 Forced The Grocery Industry To Pivot. Which Changes Are Likely To Stay? How Retail Is Preparing For A Post-COVID-19 WorldPosted on
If you’re not exclusively relying on Shipt or Instacart, you’ve likely noticed the changing landscape of grocery stores. From one-way shopping lanes to online ordering and curbside pick-up, the grocery […]
Gradual Re-openings Show Modest Gains at Macy’s… Sports Worlds Collide in Texas… Augusta National Purchases Shopping CenterPosted on
Read about how the gradual re-openings are showing modest gains at Macy’s, how sports worlds are colliding in a Texas mixed-use project, and about Augusta Nationals largest, single real estate purchase.
Turning Point for Retail in COVID Era… Shopping Centers Turn Old into New… Technology Jolts In-Store ExperiencesPosted on
Read about how Memorial Day marked a turning point for retail in COVID era, how shopping centers are turning the old into new, and how technology is being used to jolt in-store experiences.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the retail industry has had to make drastic adjustments to how it conducts business. Shopping in-store has become discouraged, limited, or banned, affecting the behavior […]