Leisure and dining held court amidst the ongoing scramble for the right physical-online mix.
Chef-driven restaurants and food halls at the forefront of trend.
The move brings the events giant’s portfolio of international retail real estate events to a total of five.
Retailers and developers are negotiating a market in transition, uniting the physical and digital worlds in an effort to attract Millennials.
Instead of fearing online shopping, brick-and-mortar retailers are embracing it. Much of this activity is taking place in the U.S., which is being heralded as the “Country of Honor” at this year’s MAPIC conference.