Yearly Archives: 2021

First “Outlet Village” in Georgia

Building of “Outlet Village” already started. “Such an Outlet Village doesn’t exist in Turkey, Azerbaijan or Armenia. It will be space, built on 100 000 sq.m territory, with an absolute separate infrastructure, which is designed by one of the world’s most … Continue reading

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The three Laws of Robotics to support the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

By Imre-Gustav Vellamaa In 1942 Isaac Asimov proposed the Three Laws of Robotics: 1. A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm. 2. A robot must obey the orders … Continue reading

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Across Retail Talks online, May 19, 3pm (cet)

The next ACROSS RETAIL TALK will focus on “What’s new in retail?” Three experienced retail experts talk about the future and its challenges. What will be the key elements of future retail concepts; and what separates the good ones from the … Continue reading

SES focuses on multifunctional use at shopping locations

Shopping alone is not enough: SES has been focusing on multifunctional retail real estate for years. Health and medical services are playing an increasingly important role in the new generation of shopping malls. With its integrated health center, the Austrian … Continue reading

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Lena Hoschek is opening her new Flagship Store with 300m² on May 3rd – thanks to Colliers as leasing agent

The internationally succesful fashion designer from Graz has enlargened her shop floor and in the future, will delight her customers with her unique designs on a 300m² sales area. Her new boutique also stands out thanks to its fabulous location … Continue reading

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De Gasperi Passage in Germany: Home and decoration retailer Rusta follows Karstadt Sport

The building application for a tailor-made expansion of the area has already been submitted, so that, according to the current planning, the opening will take place in autumn this year. “We are delighted to have found a highly attractive new … Continue reading

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Retail Experience Tour Venice /// July 15 – 16, 2021 /// Venice, Italy

Right next to them are exuberant markets with many souvenirs as well as, hidden away, small, owner-managed manufactories. The lagoon city is an urban synthesis of the arts–embedded in picturesque, unique surroundings, retail happens right next to the water in … Continue reading

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Resignation of Cédric Biquet as CFO of Wereldhave Belgium

Mr Biquet will continue to perform his duties during his notice period, which will end in June. The Company will announce the details of his replacement at a later date, bearing in mind that a recruitment process has already been … Continue reading

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Altera Vastgoed acquires Albert Heijn supermarket in Nijmegen, Netherlands, from Ten Brinke

The supermarket measures over 1500 m² and is part of the full renovation of the Meijhorst neighbourhood shopping centre by Ten Brinke Broers Projectontwikkeling BV. Albert Heijn opened its doors at the start of April and is situated on the … Continue reading

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Disposal of Aupark Bratislava

Wood & Company, as transaction leader, together with its joint venture partner Tatra Asset Management, will initially acquire a 60% interest on the basis of an agreed Total Acquisition Cost (TAC) of €450 Mn (at 100%). The remaining 40% will … Continue reading

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A 360-degree collaboration with all stakeholders

By Petr Proy Our goal has always been to offer our visitors an all-round carefree and, above all, safe shopping experience. Shopping should be fun, inspiring, and a welcome change from everyday life; making the day brighter for our guests … Continue reading

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“Revenge Shopping” is coming soon

By Thomas Reichenauer The pandemic situation is still serious, but there is hope that we will manage to come back to the “new normal ” in Central Europe by autumn and that further retail relaxations will soon follow. ROS Retail Outlet Shopping … Continue reading

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Place, Product, and Partnership

By Angus Fyfe Shopping habits were evolving long before lockdown restrictions were introduced at retail and leisure outlets. The doubling of online sales within six months has illustrated the dramatic growth in demand for speed, choice, and delivery. That said, … Continue reading

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Retail and Leisure Sector Bounces Back as The Junction Opens with Two New Tenants

The two leasing deals, which take a combined 6,500 Sq ft of retail space, are creating 15 jobs, and signal a positive bounce back for the challenged retail and leisure sector following a year of lockdown closures. They are indicative … Continue reading

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Carsten Gørtz Petersen promoted to Chief Executive Officer of Colliers in Denmark

Leading diversified professional services and investment management company Colliers (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) today announced that Carsten Gørtz Petersen has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Denmark. To further extend Colliers’ Capital Markets leadership in Denmark current CEO, … Continue reading

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Plans for Coventry’s city centre south regeneration scheme approved

The scheme, on the 15-acre site, will provide approx. 1.35 million sq ft of floor space which will include up to 1,300 new homes, a hotel, cinema, retail and restaurants along with co-working and community spaces. These proposals will create … Continue reading

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Deutsche Konsum REIT acquires Spitzkrug Multi Center in Frankfurt/Oder, Germany

The SMC was built in 1994 and extensively revitalised in 2018 and is a central retail and local supply property in the university city of Frankfurt/Oder as well as in the wider area. The centre is located in an attractive … Continue reading

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71st International Retail Summit /// September 9 and 10, 2021 /// Rüschlikon, Switzerland

Uncertainty, vulnerability and ambivalence: welcome back to the world of risk. But just how long can we keep going? Employees are suffering from screen fatigue, members of the public are fearful for the future, and customers are demonstrating “trip consolidation”: … Continue reading

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Jan Tanner heads Retail & Site Management at Privera

Privera announced that Jan Tanner will take over as Head of Retail & Site Management on May 1 and will report to CEO Dieter Sommer in the future. The department’s responsibilities include supervising sites with retail, office and residential use, managing shopping centers, as well as marketing retail space and … Continue reading

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Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield concludes joint venture in Shopping City Süd

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) signed an agreement with Crédit Agricole Assurances on April 28, 2021, to sell a 45 percent stake in Shopping City Süd, which is located near Vienna. Austria’s largest shopping center with around 25 million visitors per year is one … Continue reading

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