Posts Tagged ‘outlet shopping’

Outlet Centers Find New Possibilities as a Sister Solution

by Mitchell Brown / March 14, 2017

The retail industry received a clear message earlier this month about the opportunity outlet centers hold for future success.

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For Outlet Centers, It’s Boom Time

by Mitchell Brown / January 11, 2017

Last month, TORG’s David Hinkle provided the signature quote for a Chain Store Age article on the increase in outlet retailer locations and the related boom in outlet center traffic. “When you’ve got about 215 outlet centers spread around the U.S. and 12 new ones open, that’s significant growth,” Mr. Hinkle told the online magazine. […]

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Retailers Are Enjoying The Happiest of Holidays

by Mitchell Brown / December 22, 2016

If you think increases in online shopping have signaled the demise of the in-store, in-person retail experience, don’t try making that point to any of the 99 million plus U.S. consumers who are crowding malls and shopping centers this holiday season. Some holiday consumer spending reports propose a rise in online shopping comes at the […]

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Be Closer to Your Customer Base In a Digital Age

by Mitchell Brown / December 1, 2016

There is a growing trend in the retail industry of online retailers opening brick and mortar stores to create more synergy.

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The [Non-Existent] Made for Outlet (MFO) Conundrum

by Mitchell Brown / August 29, 2016

The TODAY Show Puts Outlet vs. Retail Shopping to the Test The Outlet Resource Group Weighs In On the Winner August 29, 2016 –The TODAY Show took to the streets of Manhattan to see if customers could actually tell the difference when it comes to shopping retail goods vs. made for outlet goods (MFO) because […]

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