June 9, 2017
The concept of pop-up retail has soared in popularity over the last number of years. Done right, these temporary retail spaces can offer smaller companies a platform to test the market without hefty investment, solve the tangible disconnect between online stores and their customers, and regenerate the face of larger, more established brands.
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The Broad Business Case for Pop-up Shops
May 25, 2017
Bethesda, MD - Commuters at the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro stop aren’t rushing to their cars at the end of the day quite as quickly as they normally do. Between now and the end of June, the area between the parking lot and the entrance to the Red Line train is home to pop-up stores selling food, clothing and flowers on Wednesdays, Thursdays and F... »
Pop Ups Popping Up At Grosvenor Metro Stop
April 21, 2017
Tucson, AZ - The “pop-up” trend has gained much attention in Tucson in the last few years thanks to an up and coming chef, an innovative restaurant owner, and a couple of creative entrepreneurs. Pop-ups—temporary shops or events that typically last anywhere from a day to a few months—have been popular in big cities, but Tucson has recently ... »
Keep On Poppin’ On: Pop-Up Shops Gain Popularity in Tucson as Entrepreneurs use the Concept to Reinvent Their Craft
January 27, 2017
It’s no secret that brick-n-mortar retailers are having a tough time. Stores are battling against online giants like Amazon, H&M and many others. Icons like Macy’s are closing dozens of stores and laying off thousands of employees.
To stop the flood of dollars to e-commerce, retailers are developing more personalized in-store customer experi... »
In Stores, Retailers Get Personal to Fight E-Commerce
January 27, 2017
Muskegon, MI - The city of Muskegon is thinking inside the box — one measuring between 90 and 150 square feet — to inject a retail presence in the downtown.
Construction is underway on a cluster of nine or 10 pop-up shops, or chalets, to house small retail outlets on Western Avenue between First and Second streets. Retailers will be able to ... »
Muskegon Joins Pop-up Shop Craze
January 13, 2017
Toronto, ON - For the second year in a row, a shop selling dolls with back stories that celebrate Canada popped up for a limited time in a Toronto mall.
Last year, Maplelea Girls' shop at Promenade Mall boosted sales to the point other industry insiders "were really quite surprised at what we managed to do at that mall," says Kathryn Gallagher M... »
Pop-up Shops in Canadian Malls on the Rise