A mall is a large building or collection of buildings containing a variety of retail stores and often restaurants. Many malls are enclosed with interior walkways between the shops, but strip malls house many stores with exterior entrances and sidewalks running along the length of the building. One of the earliest examples of a public "mall" is Rome's Trajan's Market, which was built between 100-110 AD, and is still in existence today.
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Outlet malls consist of a number of brand name discount stores in one location. Often large outlet malls are located outside city limits and people may travel long distances to shop at them.
Outlet shoppers are often willing to travel some distance to go outlet shopping. This web page lists selected outlet store malls that are located in western United States.
Visit this factory outlet store directory for information about factory outlet stores in the United States of America. All directory listings include contact information, category tags, and website links.
Two young, happy women are laden down with shopping bags after a successful trip to the outlet mall. Thrifty shoppers can find clothes, accessories, shoes, appliances, and other items — often at a deep discount — at outlet malls.
Almost 1,700 stores inside malls closed in 2018, according to Bank of America, and so far this year, closings have reached more than 4,000. But one company believes it has found a way to reverse the trend. ...
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