Is a Kiosk Right for Your Business?
Customizable kiosk leases can benefit brands of all types
Leasing a mall kiosk can secure 360-degree visibility for your brand in one of GGP’s high traffic retail properties across the U.S. Kiosks provide flexibility in terms of retail destinations that best fit your merchandising mix. Retail kiosks also allow you to test and adapt your product in new markets with shorter term leases. Pivot quicker, and build momentum.
Whether you’re a digital brand looking to build an omnichannel presence or a small business hoping to expand, kiosks are the perfect opportunity to bring attention to your product for the right price and low commitment.
Explore a few of the dynamic businesses that have opened retail kiosks at GGP properties below. Reach out to discover the possibilities for your business.
Renowned Baked Goods at Stonebriar Centre in Frisco, TX
With the help of kiosks like the one at Stonebriar Centre in Frisco, TX, this East Coast family bakery has expanded into a nationally-recognized business. Bartolo “Buddy” Valastro Jr. and his family gained notoriety for their high-quality confections and appearances on the Food Network and in publications like The Knot and Modern Bridge. As their business and fan base has expanded, they've relied on the flexibility of GGP kiosks to maintain the quality of their brand while introducing their products to new markets of shoppers. Working in partnership with GGP, Carlo's Bakery has expanded beyond just the East Coast, bringing their goods to fans across the U.S.
Historic Chicago Candies at Water Tower Place in Chicago, IL
First created for Frederick & Nelson department stores in 1918 and purchased by Marshall Fields to boost sales during the Great Depression, Frango Mints is a Chicago staple now available at the entrance to Water Tower Place on Michigan Avenue's "Magnificent Mile" of retail. Produced on the department store’s 13th floor from 1929 to 1999, these beloved mints have until recently only been available at Macy’s stores and online. A true delight, the Frango Mints cart at Water Tower Place on Chicago’s renowned Magnificent Mile retail district allows Chicago residents to savor a piece of their city’s history through local candies they love.
Smart Tech Exercise Equipment at Streets of Southpoint in Durham, NC
With the unique 360-degree kiosk buildout at Streets of Southpoint in Durham, North Carolina, shoppers can visualize cutting-edge Peleton exercise products in their home. With brand representatives standing by to conduct product demos and explain product features, this kiosk allows Peleton flexibility in entering the retail environment– while maintaining their innovative brand story of sleek, compact exercise products that fit neatly into your life. This kiosk is in a high-traffic area with full visibility and gives shoppers the opportunity to touch and feel Peleton products in the more familiar retail environment.
Personalized Dessert Maker at Clackamas Town Center in Happy Valley, OR
Local waffle makers, Puffle Waffle utilize the full visibility of a kiosk at Clackamas Town Center in Portland, Oregon. Shoppers are introduced to their product first by smell, then by site. The fresh waffle cones—made onsite—invite shoppers to try a delicious treat that they can eat while walking through the property. The bright colors and brightly-lit signage highlight this new brand and help raise awareness. GGP’s kiosk format is currently a perfect fit for Puffle Waffle as they continue to expand and grow.