With the increasing maturity of e-commerce, owners are using technology in new ways - including smartphone applications, virtual malls
and social media events - to drive visitor traffic to their shopping centers.
In this paper, we present a multi-agent geo-simulation approach and a software, MallMAGS, which are used to model and simulate customers' shopping behaviours in virtual malls
EVEN IN VIRTUAL malls
, Americans out-shop the world.
The Bank's move came after local merchants had begun investigating setting up their own virtual malls
Meanwhile, virtual malls
backed by banks are attempting to fill the security void.
For Internet newcomers, however, Erica Rugullies, an analyst with Giga Information Group in Norwell, Massachusetts, recommends virtual malls
Feinberg also warns of Internet "thieves" who charge thousands of dollar for spots in virtual malls
With products purchased at virtual malls
and new methods of selling, however, states face new administrative challenges in collecting the tax.
40 percent of holiday shoppers plan to use their mobile devices as virtual malls
, whether to browse for merchandise, compare prices, or read online reviews before making a purchase.
Mall(tm) platform for brick-and-mortar malls and virtual malls
such as media companies and portals.
These virtual malls
will then be promoted/branded on cable TV in MediaOne systems and in local print, radio and other forms of media.
NASDAQ: SIRC) announced today that its wholly owned Internet subsidiary, WebQuill Internet Services, has reserved domain names for 48 State specific virtual malls