You are here


How shopping malls can survive Covid-19

A frank conversation between retailers and landlords is needed to settle on ways of making it easier for everyone to weather this crisis

Cheesecake Factory, which has 294 stores throughout the US and Canada, said in a filing last week that it would not pay its April rent, and that it was in discussions with its landlords.

LAKESIDE shopping centre, located just outside of London, is a mecca of consumerism. It's situated in the county of Essex, which loves shopping so much that a reality TV show captures the exploits of its glamorous, bauble-buying residents.

But since last week, the mall has been open for...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to