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Black Friday results

In the UK, Black Friday showed an overall decrease in visitor numbers of 4.5% compared to last year. There are some differences between shopping centres, with larger out of town destination malls performing better, with an increase in visitor numbers of almost 1% on Black Friday and an increase of almost 4% on Saturday.As retail […]

Footfall on Black Friday

Black Friday is an informal name for the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States, fourth Thursday of November, which has been regarded as the beginning of the country's Christmas Shopping season since 1952, although the term "Black Friday" did not become widely recognised or used until the 1980s or later in some regions. Source: WikipediaIn […]

Mapic 2018

MAPIC is the leading international retail real estate event for key property players to build the ultimate retail and leisure mix in order to become a complete lifestyle destination. This year, Ian Muir & Wendy Hulshof from PFM Footfall Intelligence will be visiting MAPIC on November 14th & 15th and they would like to meet you there!

Footfall Index Netherlands

In 2010 Bart Schmitz came up with the idea to launch an industry index for real estate parties in the Netherlands. An economic barometer as a benchmark that would outline a national picture of Shopping in the Netherlands, in which visitor numbers would form the basis. After an intensive preparation and development process in which […]

PFM Footfall Intelligence joins PrivacySIG

PFM Footfall Intelligence values the careful handling of data. We therefore decided to join the PrivacySIG. The Privacy Special Interest Group is a non profit organisation consisting of companies which are developing or involved in the next generation of visitor analytics. It has developed a common "Code of Conduct" which is an agreement between all […]

GDPR update

GDPR updateThe new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are being introduced across Europe to protect personal data. To ensure that the PFM Intelligence Group is compliant with these new regulations we are redefining our current Privacy Notice to make it easier for people to find out how we use and protect the data that we […]

Free Wi-Fi connectivity for citizens and visitors in public spaces

By delivering and managing technical infrastructure for our clients, we can offer you integrated footfall counting, free Wi-Fi, vehicle counting and ANPR systems all attached in 1 central fiber backbone. Quality free Wi-Fi is become more and more important, especially since the European Commission wishes to promote free Wi-Fi connectivity for citizens and visitors in public […]