How you shop has already changed.

Traditional retailers trying desperately to catch online-only retailers are closing hundreds of stores. Wichitans have seen the loss of some, or all, locations for Dillard's, Sears, Kmart, Backwoods, Borders, Gander Mountain, Payless Shoes and Sports Authority

You go online, read reviews, then go to the store or have an item delivered by truck in a few days. Or, you go to a store and use your smartphone to do a price comparison with other retailers.

Millennials Are Changing Retail Shopping?

Millennials have grown up and matured with mobile technology and expect to be able to use their smartphone to make purchases, use social media, chat with friends, do online research and pay for products. The convenience of the mobile device is paramount to this group.

Mobile devices and technology may be an integral piece of their life, but this young generation values traditional experiences. They shop, but they also want activities such as movies and dining.