Retailers

Can Cirque du Soleil become an anchor tenant for malls?

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Shopping centres across Canada and the United States are no longer just spaces where consumers spend money at retail outlets. Cirque du Soleil apparently took notice.   Recently, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group announced it…

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Is Yorkdale Shopping Centre the Future of Malls?

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A lot has gone wrong for the classic shopping mall in Canada over the past five years. Beleaguered retailers laid-off employees, filed for creditor protection or, in Target’s case, took off for good.   But…

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Experiential retail is revolutionizing the industry… and has been for decades

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People don’t just shop anymore. They want to live an experience. It isn’t just a buzzword: commercial streets and shopping centres are increasingly shifting towards experiential retail. There’s an ongoing joke that there are more…

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How Virtual Reality Will Revolutionize the Retail Industry

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The global virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) market is currently estimated at $27 billion, and potentially reaching a whopping $209 billion in 2022.  Thus far, such technologies have made a lasting impression in…

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Millennials’ true impact on retail

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Rethinking our relationship with Millennials Over the past several years, the professional sphere has been in a state of panic, meticulously preparing for the day Millennials would arrive on the consumer market. Young consumers born…

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How to help your clients become better consumers

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Green in their heart, dull in their actions … a new generation of half-green consumers with great ambition but little money is growing fast.   Consumers are largely in favour of ethical and responsible commercial…

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