Shoppers ascend and descend escalators at the King of Prussia Mall, owned by Simon Property Group, United State’s largest retail shopping space, in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
Mark Makela | Reuters
The biggest U.S. mall owner Simon Property Group says shoppers are getting back to malls, but that it’s hard to predict what traffic trends are going to look like one year from now.
Simon Property CEO David Simon said Monday that sales and shopper visits are improving week over week, but it is still being conservative in its outlook because it’s difficult to know what’s going to stick versus what’s a short-term boost, he said.
“Between being cooped up, between being locked down, between the…