Highway rest areas get retail-centric makeover

Business / Economy Nov 28, 2013

Highway rest areas get retail-centric makeover

by Asako Takaguchi

Operators of expressway rest areas are refurbishing their sites in often unusual and creative ways to draw customers and increase their earnings. One operator, East Nippon Expressway Co., redesigned a rest area off the Kanetsu Expressway based on "The Little Prince," a novella by French ...