Monthly Archives: May 2019

Matthijs Storm proposed as new CEO of Wereldhave

Matthijs Storm (40) is an internationally experienced real estate professional with extensive knowledge of real estate and data technology. He currently holds the position of Chief Investment Officer Real Estate & Head of Real Estate Investments and member of the … Continue reading

Ada Mall will open on May 24, 2019

Following three intense years of hard work the building will be inaugurated with a private VIP ceremony on May 23, 2019 and will open to the public the following day. The award-winning development is strategically situated at the intersection between … Continue reading

EDU Shopping-Galerie in Bremen opened

Over a selling space of around 10,000 sq m, a modernised complex has been created with a wide range of brands, products and services. The new shopping gallery offers quality time and a shopping experience. The crowning achievement and special … Continue reading

TRECK: the new high-speed food brand at Dutch stations

The world market leader in food and beverage for travellers at high traffic locations won the tender for Broodzaak, which was issued by the Dutch Railways (NS) in July last year, and has been operating all 29 locations of the … Continue reading

Trio of lettings at Chelmsford retail park

Works will commence in the coming months on the redevelopment with new occupiers targeting an opening in late 2020. The £3 million reconfiguration of the former Argos will create a new PureGym on the first floor, with TGI Fridays and … Continue reading

Multi appoints Antoine Mocachen as Managing Director for CEE

Antoine Mocachen succeeds Luca Maganuco, who has filled this position on an interim basis for the past year, in addition to his responsibilities as Managing Director of Multi Italy. Maganuco will now focus fully on the company’s Italian business. Mocachen … Continue reading

“Kröpeliner Tor Center” refurbished

The shopping center on Kröpeliner Straße in Rostock’s city center comprises approximately 20,000 sq m of rental space over four floors below ground and three upper floors. Along with 16,000 sq m of retail space, the “Kröpeliner Tor Center” also … Continue reading

Building on Outlets’ Value Proposition to Attract New Customers

In today’s complex and challenging retail market, leading outlet centers have grown into one of the best performing channels due to their strong results’ higher resilience to market shifts, such as economic recessions and online competition. The reasons for their … Continue reading

Online Retail or Stationary Retail: Neither One Can Live without the Other

Quite frankly, there are a few questions that I have been asked far too often: Is there still a future for physical retailers? Will they be able to hold their ground against online retailers? Does the future lie in multichannel … Continue reading

Volker Höntsch is Head of Sustainability at Commerz Real

Volker Höntsch (36) has been Head of Sustainability at Commerz Real since May 1, 2019. The graduate environmental scientist has more than ten years’ experience as an expert for sustainability and corporate responsibility. Most recently he was Group Sustainability and … Continue reading

Klépierre and Renault cooperate

On May 13, 2019 Klépierre and Groupe Renault announced a long-term partnership combining their strengths to offer innovative mobility services to their customers. This will reinforce their local presence in the heart of their regions along with their environmental commitments. … Continue reading

Cork’s Mahon Point: Festive deLIGHTs year after year

ACROSS: You’ve been working with Mahon Point since 2008 as their festive lighting and décor supplier. How did that come about? JOHN RIORDAN: As with most of our projects, we were invited to submit a proposal as part of a … Continue reading

Gran Roma will open on May 16, 2019

GranRoma, located in the eastern quadrant of Rome, opens its doors to the public on the evening of Thursday May 16, only 20 months after work on it had begun, thanks to the Fresia Group, the company that designed, developed … Continue reading

Weekday enters Central Europe market

Weekday – one of H&M Group fashion brands – will open its first store in Central Europe at Elektrownia Powiśle in Warsaw. The new store will offer over 450 sq m shopping spread out over three floors, where customers will … Continue reading

Atrium agrees €298 million disposal of Polish retail assets

Atrium European Real Estate Limited has entered into an agreement to sell two Polish shopping centers to ECE European Prime Shopping Centre Fund II, managed by the independent fund managing company ECE Real Estate Partners, for €298 million, representing around … Continue reading

SES brings Primark to Slovenia

This will be Primark’s first fashion store in Slovenia and its 372nd in the world. SES‘ Citypark is the largest shopping center in Slovenia. In this new store latest fashion trends will be available for women, men, and children. The … Continue reading

Appointment of Chief Investment Officer

intu is pleased to announce the appointment of Dushyant Sangar as its Chief Investment Officer. Dushyant is currently Corporate Development Director at intu, having been appointed to the role and joined the executive committee in 2014. Since then, he has … Continue reading

Colosseum Mall Signs New Tenants

Designed as a new, modern retail concept with premium finishes, located in an area where the residential sector is rapidly growing, the extension of Colosseum centre is a natural step forward. The development of Colosseum Mall strengthens Colosseum centre’s position … Continue reading

European Retail in 2019

The study offers an overview of the most important indicators for European retail in 2019. This includes an analysis of purchasing power and store-based turnover as well as their respective shares of private consumption. Additionally, the study illuminates trends in … Continue reading

Final permit for the development of Amsterdam The Style Outlets

This development will create a landmark retail destination in the Netherlands. The outlet center will feature 115 stores set across 19,000 sq m GLA with premium Dutch and international brands and a high-end environment inspired by traditional Dutch architecture. It … Continue reading