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  1. Malls show there's more to shopping

    Posted Jun 09th 2007, 12:00am by Oliver To

    ... and record-setting endeavours, Hong Kong's shopping malls pull out all the stops when it comes to attracting shoppers and getting them to stay a bit longer and spend a bit more. Prime commercial districts such as Causeway Bay, Central and Mong Kok are almost guaranteed to attract the high volume of passing customers that shopping malls want. The same applies to high density housing areas ...

  2. Proving their desire with an eternal kiss

    Posted Oct 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 350 applicants, showed how strong their desire for a Chevrolet Lova was at a marathon 'kiss-a-car' competition yesterday in a Beijing shopping mall. With only two 10-minute breaks ... needed to struggle for one or two days,' he said. He dropped out after 24 hours. It was not the first time mainland shopping malls had resorted to promotional gimmicks. In 2004, dozens ...

  3. Footloose in fancy arcades

    Posted Nov 09th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Donovan

    ... mantra as shopping malls vie to lure the right customers and keep them enthralled as they journey from store to store. The enclosed, self-contained thoroughfares are evolving into modern-day ... Mall culture is now with us, but behind it lies a whole new marketing and design science geared at making shopping- whether we need to or not- an integral part of our existence. 'If ...

  4. Subdivided malls fight for life

    Posted Jan 10th 2007, 12:00am by Sandy Li, Yvonne Liu

    ... Sandy Li and Yvonne Liu Low traffic flows due to poor tenant mix have forced shop owners to form theme malls or co-launch marketing campaigns A sharp increase in the supply of subdivided ... and appointed a property consultant to revamp their shops into a theme mall while others have teamed up with owners of adjacent malls to co-launch a marketing campaign. Helen Mak, a retail service group ...

  5. Shopping as a lifestyle experience

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Scarlet Ma

    ... going down to the mall and doing some shopping. You have seen the promotional campaign for the recently opened shopping centre and your friends have recommended it, so you decide to see ... an hour or so you are loaded up with shopping bags. You may be surprised that you bought so many things, but the people tasked with marketing the mall are not. They expected you to act the way you ...

  6. Len Druskin

    Posted Jul 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a climate-controlled, enclosed shopping mall: the Southdale Centre. Who? The boutique was founded by Len Druskin, who has almost 30 years of experience in the fashion retail business. The boutique is now run ... provide the footwear. The vibe: modern and slick. The crowd: upscale yuppies from across the Twin Towns area (Minneapolis and Saint Paul) shopping side-by-side with trendy clubbers. Len Druskin ...

  7. Happenings

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their presentations. Some groups suggested turning the mall into a modern, clearly defined shopping centre with a centralised checkout area. They also said the mall could invite artists or bands to perform regularly. Others proposed transforming the mall into a trendy hangout for teenagers, with photo sticker booths, arcades and shops selling popular computer games, film DVDs and music CDs. The winning ...

  8. Revellers get into the festive spirit

    Posted Dec 25th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Danny Mok

    ... business at shopping malls and travel agencies. Jenny Cho Mei-yee, an office clerk in Quarry Bay, said she would spend a few thousand dollars more as her boss had told staff they would have a pay ... Olympian City, Gold Coast Shopping Mall and Island Resort Mall, expects turnover at the three malls to reach HK$40 million between last Saturday and tomorrow, up 12 per cent on last year. Irene So ...

  9. We must not turn market into lifeless shopping mall

    Posted Sep 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wan Chai Market to become a dead shopping mall or a boring supermarket. The government should adopt the most authentic conservation approach. It should continue the life of the building ... Market in Sheung Wan, in exchange for a lifeless shopping arcade. Also, the transformation of Stanley police station to a supermarket has drawn a great deal of public criticism. The government ...

  10. Hang around, there's lots to see at this shopping mall

    Posted Dec 25th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Elements, the new concept mall above the Kowloon MTR station, has rolled out a series of sparkling events to spice up Christmas. Adorning various corners of the shopping centre ... her act on a six-wheeled cycle dangling from the ceiling of the shopping centre, impressing the rapt audience with headstands and other daredevil moves. In another area of the mall an art show ...




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