Even before the Covid-19 crisis stores were struggling to compete with malls and online sales. "Globes" looks at three Israeli cities.

Long before the Covid-19 pandemic reared its ugly head, the stores in Israel's main streets were losing the battle against air-conditioned shopping malls and the more fashionable power centers. Municipalities have been forlornly trying to revive the fortunes of their main shopping streets, for the most part without any great success. Then the coronavirus crisis hit and caused new hardships for storeowners.

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IsraelN.com Comments:

Even before Corona, there has been a trend of small shops closing, and big businesses taking over more of the retail market.  The Downtown stores are closing and the malls are thriving.

Seems that the post-Corona world will just see these existing trends continue even faster.

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