While we’re not surprised at all, we’re absolutely fascinated at this peek into how shopping malls are designed. This video by Hungry Beast shows us some of the mind-tricks that malls play on us to get us to BUY BUY BUY. Is this true of the inside of your local mall?
- There are no clocks – this makes you lose track of time
- You can’t see outside from within the inner portion mall – ditto to the above sentiment
- The floor is tiled – and the music and noise within the halls bounces loudly
- The lighting is harsh
Why? All these tactics make you want to go into a store as fast as possible, and escape the bustle. Once you step into a store, many times you’ll experience:
- soft carpet
- softer music
- good lighting
All to make you feel comfortable!
You’ll love learning all of the shopping mall industry’s sneaky tips. Watch below:
Are you surprised by how shopping malls make you buy?