Online shopping numbers might be low now but this will change as technology and strategies improve.
There are new ways of delivering goods to customers who don't have a fixed address, using phones. Malls will be used as centres of learning and the provision of health services.
For a few years mall culture has been dying a slow death in the US.
Once-thriving consumer centres have become zombie malls, shadows of their former selves.
And soon ubiquitous collection centres will be used for consumer convenience. And consumers will be looking for complete integration of online and offline with streamlined payment services.