Retail Industry Experts Predict the Big Trends to Watch Out for in 2024

In 2024’s tight labor market and competitive talent landscape, retail trends focus on data analytics for workforce management and customer service. Intense marketing and supply chain recovery drive reliance on data while using AI to understand consumer behavior is vital for multichannel retailing and consistent pricing. Read More on Retail Industry Experts Predict the Big Trends to Watch Out for in 2024

Simon Properties Group Acquisition and the Future of Malls

While retail experts initially saw last year’s SPARC merger as a last gasp at reviving dying malls, Simon Properties Group’s recent acquisition of Jamestown suggests it recognizes this challenge — and might have a solution! Despite traditional malls’ struggles, SPG envisions a future of reimagined malls transformed into mixed-use lifestyle centers. Read More on Simon Properties Group Acquisition and the Future of Malls