TITLE

THIS SPACE AVAILABLE

AUTHOR(S)
Siber, Kate
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
SGB;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the creative solutions considered by sporting goods retailers to weather the increased retail store vacancy rates in shopping centers in the U.S. in 2010. One retailer revealed that he treated his business like a destination by holding more events, such as speaker series, seminars and in-store contests. Meanwhile, others have adapted to the shifting retail landscape by enhancing the shopping experience and engaging to the community.
ACCESSION #
47874889

 

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