LATEST TRENDS AND PROGRESSES IN ASSET AND CENTER MANAGEMENT

Management

LEASING VERSUS COMMERCIALIZATION: FOES OR ALLIES?

Some developers consider commercialisation as part of the leasing activity although commercial leasing per definition means the longer term rental contracting of leasable premises which are defined as GLA of a commercial asset. Commercialisation (or Speciality Leasing) however, specifically focuses on generating income from non-GLA areas and for shorter periods, typically within twelve months.

WHERE ARE WE GOING? THINKING ABOUT THE FUTURE

At the start of each year, the members of the Coverpoint Team, part of the JLL Group, put their heads together and spend time identifying and classifying the most important foodservice trends for the next five years.

HARNESSING THE POWER OF FOOD

First of all, I would like to take the opportunity to mark the occasion of Coverpoint’s purchase by JLL in November 2014. For the first time in 21 years, I will have a “boss” and while it is still very fresh, the whole team is having fun and looking forward to the future.

CHRISTMASWORLD ON TOUR

With Christmasworld’s Premium Business Program, participants are treated to a shopping tour of Frankfurt am Main.

HOW TECHNOLOGICAL OR QUALITATIVE IMPROVEMENTS TO A CINEMA CAN RAISE MARKET SHARE

In recent years, one trend has become more and more visible among innovative cinema operators: The integration of “premium” screens as an outstanding quality feature at a multiplex cinema.

BEST PRACTICE AT CHRISTMAS

MK Illumination’s grottos and animation concepts make a dramatic impact and create steady revenue.

BRINGING TOGETHER EMOTION AND BUSINESS

The next Christmasworld takes place from January 30 to February 3, 2015. Eva Olbrich, Director of Christmasworld, reveals what visitors can expect.

NEW LOOK UNDER THE SIGN OF COLOR AND WATER

The Italian company Cogest Retail manages Tower Center Rijeka in Croatia. In an interview with ACROSS, CEO Carmen Chieregato talks about the daily business and tells us about the upcoming refurbishment.

THE TRANSFER OF EUROPEAN RETAIL MARKET KNOW-HOW TO NORTH AFRICA

European retail market knowledge is for sale. Who will buy it?

CREATING DESTINATIONS IN SHOPPING PLACES

As the year 2014 draws to a close, we have seen an unprecedented number of new foodservice locations opening in existing shopping centers. Some of these have taken existing spaces already used for food and beverage and refurbished it significantly, while other projects have taken released retail space and converted its use to foodservice to improve the guest experience.

TAKE A BITE OUT OF THE MOBILE SHOPPING CAKE

More and more consumers are shopping with smartphones and tablets. Shopping center operators are trying to capitalize on this trend towards mobile commerce in myriad ways.