With retailers closing a record number of stores last year, malls have
been experimenting with new types of businesses to drive traffic:
Everything from restaurants and movie theaters to mini golf courses.
there's a new strategy that's heating up – the gym. Over the last five
years, gym leases in malls across the country have nearly doubled,
according to commercial real estate information firm CoStar. They now
account for 1 percent of all mall space in the U.S.. . . more