Powerful developers have increased their investment in community commerce and created a community service system in recent years. Community shopping centers have obvious advantages in convenience, commodity positioning and supporting services. It will become the development focus of shopping centers in the future.
With the gradual development of urban commercial sub center planning and consumption upgrading in the future, community shopping centers will become the mainstream of commercial real estate.
The commerce in the central area is gradually saturated. The community-based commercial layout has been basically finalized and the change of commerce form in the retail industry is becoming increasingly clear.
In the past, shopping centers always blindly pursued large volume and full coverage what results in many shopping centers facing problems such as difficult investment attraction, high vacancy, little traffic and low profit. In the future, with the gradual development of urban commercial sub center planning and consumption upgrading, community shopping centers will become the mainstream of commercial real estate.
Under the environment of slowing macroeconomic growth, rising site rents and declining corporate profits, community commerce(such as convenience stores, boutique supermarkets and community shopping centers) will become an important direction for retail enterprises to seek transformation and upgrading. Community commerce has entered a golden period of development.
According to the consumer survey data, most consumers’ choice of shopping centers is mainly based on the convenience of transportation and community shopping centers just meet this demand. In fact, the biggest feature of community shopping centers is that they are close to residents’ consumption which can well meet the experiential consumption demand. So it have broad market prospects. No matter how the retail market changes, it is a business form that will continue to thrive due to the rigid demand. Invest some cheap arcade machine settled is better.
There is still considerable room for the development of community shopping centers in the future. The problems it faces are also severe. Because community shopping center may lacks consumer traffic and how to invite guests in should be a common problem.
Whatever, the experiential advantages of shopping centers integrating shopping, catering and entertainment can not be imitated by e-commerce. The feeling of visiting the venues will definitely be more impressive.