When you’re in the retail business, location planning is a complicated process. There are many factors to consider when trying to ensure a location can be successful, but at the top of the list is making sure there’s plenty of traffic passing by that site (in other words: potential customers).
When you’re a retailer, restaurant chain or real estate professional, it’s critical to do your homework. Our data partner, ChainXY, makes that much easier, with their chain locational data that allows real estate professionals that are conducting market research to make informed decisions.
Are you a retailer that often locates in or near major shopping centers and malls? Then you’ll want to explore the Directory of Major Malls / ShoppingCenters.com data set, which includes details on the 8,528 major open-air shopping centers, lifestyle/specialty, entertainment mixed-use, value retail and enclosed malls in the U.S. and Canada that are approximately 200,000+ square feet and larger in size.
Anyone who uses SiteSeer (or is familiar with our software) probably knows that we have partnerships with many different data providers. Whatever your analytics needs, if you want third-party data, SiteSeer can connect you with whatever data you are looking for.
Our business is helping companies turn data into insights. And we can’t help but wonder: what does the data show when it comes to where coronavirus is most prevalent?
When you use a tool like SiteSeer, there are all kinds of different data types that can power the platform:
Attention retailers/restaurateurs/operators and executives of other chain businesses: have you ever received an email like this before:
Site selection done right requires many things, but at the top of the list is knowing your customers.
When many retailers build predictive models to predict sales and overall performance of a store or business location, they spend a lot of time assessing demand, asking themselves a variety of questions: