with one in five malls failing, it may herald the end of the mall. Especially if these pictures are anything to go by. Across the country, malls are falling into disrepair. Some, as you’ll see, particularly those in the Rust Belt, are abandoned entirely. Others still maintain a 30% occupancy rating and house just a few remaining stores.
#Former jewelry store, May 2014. Randall Park Mall, North Randall, OH. The largest mall in America when it was built in 1976, the Randall Park mall was such a prominent part of North Randall's economy that two shopping bags were a part of the town's seal. Currently being demolished, an industrial park is slated to replace it.