The “Great Mall Resurgence” in the American retail market

The mall concept as we know it began in 1956 with the opening of the Southdale Center in Edina, Minnesota. The multi-store shopping centre steadily grew in popularity in the US, hitting peak popularity in the 1980s. However, in the past two decades, the American mall has been on shaky ground due to factors like the 2008 recession and, more recently, the butterfly effect of the Covid-19 pandemic. In 2021, visits to all mall types were between 10.7 per cent and 15.3 per cent lower than they h

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