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Food Halls of North America: The Sharing Economy for Restaurants

By Garrick Brown

The restaurant business has always been subject to fads. One year, fish tacos are all the rage, and the next year, it’s all about better burgers. Whether it’s avocado toast or Korean street barbeque, every new concept is vying for a permanent seat at the American table.

One of the hottest trends right now in the restaurant business, and in retail generally, is the food hall. Cushman & Wakefield first reported on this trend in November 2016; since then food halls’ popularity has only continued to rise.

CLICK HERE to read more on how this trend is taking food-related retail in North America to a whole new level.



To read our past Food Halls of America Report & view our Video Series, CLICK  HERE.


Garrick Brown serves as Vice President, Retail Intelligence for Cushman & Wakefield throughout the Americas. He is one of the leading retail real estate analysts in the United States; speaking frequently at industry events and regularly quoted on retail matters by the Wall Street Journal, the CBS Evening News, NBC News, CNBC, National Public Radio, Women’s Wear Daily and dozens of Business Journals and other industry publications.


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