How Platform is Changing What it Means to be a Mall
By Kaitlin Milliken, Staff Writer
With more purchases shifting over to e-commerce daily, the retail apocalypse is proving to be more than just media hype about the death of malls and the decline of the independent storefront.
More than 3,800 stores are expected to close their doors by the end of this year, according to a Business Insider analysis. Credit Suisse also is forecasting a bleak future. Analysts at the investment bank predict that up to 25 percent of malls will go out of business by 2022.... continued ...