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Milwaukee-area retail trends to watch in 2019

Jan 01, 2019 - Milwaukee Business Journal

Retailers around the Milwaukee market spent much of 2018 focused on staying relevant in an environment that has forced closures for stores that didn't keep up with the times. In 2019, that theme will materialize in a few different forms. 

Some trends to watch: 

Redevelopments and filling vacancies 

Malls around southeastern Wisconsin have taken hits to foot traffic in recent years with closures by some of their anchor retailers.  

Southridge Mall in Greendale, for ex...