Monday, March 18, 2019

What Do Axe Throwing And eSports Have In Common? They Make For Good Mall Tenants

Forbes
Back in the day darts or pool were games played in the shadows – in seedy pubs where you were as likely to stick to the floor or get lost in a plume of cigarette smoke as you were to get a decent drink. But now these games, and many others, have made their way out of back-room bars and dimly lit pool halls all the way to urban retail corridors, shopping centers, and even malls. They’ve done so as leisure retail tenants with concepts that generally involve some form of activity like ping-pong or video games coupled with food and beverage (of the adult variety).

Today, people have many different options beyond their local watering hole to spend a night out with friends. . . . more