Global retail placemaking report

| December 28, 2016

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Placemaking is a much-discussed topic that like “omnichannel,” “the Internet of Things,” and other ongoing trends has become a talking point without necessarily having acquired an agreed-upon definition. To help address this, we uncovered 22 examples of properties around the world which highlight the role that retail plays in establishing a place. Very simply, we found that placemaking is an effort to draw people to a place by creating compelling reasons for them to visit.

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