Tuesday, September 29, 2009

"Destruction of the temple of consumption"/"Untergang der Konsumtempel"

A German article about US Shopping Malls. (the link has already been translated through Google Translation).

Be sure to check out the photos, very interesting. Especially the "Jesus Shopping Center."

Monday, September 21, 2009

"No identity, tons of competition... how can Festival Bay Mall survive?"

Article about Festival Bay Mall in Orlando.

Conceived in the go-go days of the 1990s, Festival Bay Mall was envisioned as a thriving entertainment destination. But the mall has struggled since it opened in 2003, and tenants say things have spiraled downward in recent months.

Sunday, September 13, 2009

"Memphis takes first step in retrofitting shopping areas"