Food halls drive mall traffic, not clothing sales

How can landlords and retailers deal with the exodus of apparel shopping to online stores from mall-based stores? Do you see food concepts as an important response to this challenge?

Interactive Edge’s CEO, Zel Bianco comments, featured on RetailWire’s Braintrust :

What if malls were designed to be more open – meaning you walk through the store to get to the food court? It has to be open and free flowing in order to be more engaging. Think outside the box, or should I say outside the four walls.

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