some emergent markets


mind the…cars? by jhuang
July 23, 2010, 8:27 pm
Filed under: Paris | Tags: , , ,

We discovered a new typology of markets in the last couple of days: a split market.  In order to get from one side to another, the visitors had to cross one or more streets [or church in the case of Jeanne d’Arc Market].  However, since the vendor offerings on each side were similar, the consumers don’t have to visit both sides of the market [unless they are enthusiastic market-goers like us].

Jeanne d’Arc Market | 13th arrondissemont

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Saint Charles Market | 15th arrondissemont

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Some consumers do cross from one side to the other and they tend to do it through one of the gaps in the market stalls.
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