The World's Largest Resource for the Cart, Kiosk, and Temporary Retail Industry
by Christina Cheddar Berk

They’re back.

At the end of last year, mall operators and retailers were wondering where all the people were. Despite higher retail sales, foot traffic at the stores declined in the final months of 2011, according to ShopperTrak, the world’s largest provider of people-counting services for retailers and malls.

The trend reflected an increase in purchases made online and on mobile devices as well as consumers consolidating store trips in the face of higher gasoline prices.

The news improved in the first quarter of 2012, with the number of shoppers in stores about flat with the year-ago period. However, since the second quarter began, traffic has been on the rise.

Read complete article >

Similar Articles

Useful Links

Looking for more information on wholesalers and products? Check out our directory of useful links.

  • Aroma02
  • Inch of Gold
  • Forest Fair Village
  • Cobra RC Toys
  • Mills Corp
  • AAB Style, Inc.

  • View the full directory
© 2000-2012 Pinnacle Publishing Group
195 Hanover Street
Hanover, MA 02339
Phone: 800.936.6297
Fax: 781.829.1042