The R/evolution Starts Now, Retail Refusing to Fail

In the past year, the CRE industry’s retail sector has undergone a market revolution. The most notable highlights include the tumbling demise of iconic brands like Sears and Toys R Us, while underdog niche brands like ASOS and Daniel Wellington rose in popularity, and behemoths like Amazon and claimed their stake offline.

Provoked by the influx of digital technology, e-commerce brands race to keep up with the not-so-gradual transformation of the modern consumer and the ever-changing ways they shop. As time spent online continues to increase, the shift has dramatically impacted the consumer perception of the store environment as the epicenter of the shopping experience. The physical space is no longer the final destination, but one of many touchpoints available for retailers and brands to woo consumers to engage with products and services.

We will explore some of the futuristic technologies that will reshape the CRE industry and how they will transform the property buying and leasing experience in the retail sector.

Get ready for the R/evolution!

Key takeaways from this report include:

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