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„DIE VIA“ – the journey is the reward

End of July 2017 the City Council of the City of Esslingen, Germany gave – by a nearly unanimous decision - green light for the project in general and the Urban Planning Contract in particular.

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Projects & Openings International

Sur Yapı Marka in Turkey, Doha Festival City in Qatar, Midland Gate and 80 Collins in Australia

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Exciting architecture and holistic design concept in the Mall of Switzerland

The Mall of Switzerland is unique not only because of its innovative design, but also its un-paralleled and welcoming architecture, as well as an emotive retail concept with distinctive elements such as jumping facades.

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The Pop-Up trend has reached Quartier du Flon

Located in the heart of Lausanne, this contemporary and innovative area has developed into a vibrant shopping and entertainment place, well-known for its numerous boutiques, restaurants and leisure offer.

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Projects & Openings Europe

Eperia, Slovakia | Meadowhall, United Kingdom | Shopping Center on Kashirskoye Highway, Russia | Hoog Catharijne, Netherlands | Überseequartier, Germany | Tunsgate Quarter, United Kingdom | Kaufpark Eiche, Germany | Agora Budapest, Hungary

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Projects & Openings International

Lotte World Tower, Seoul, South Korea; Mall of Qatar, Qatar; Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN, USA; BHV Marais, United Arab Emirates.

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More purchasing power, more malls

Xuzhou Suning Plaza recently opened its doors. The new shopping center reflects the growth of international retail in second- and third-tier Chinese cities.

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The Second-Hand Shopping Center

ReTuna Återbruksgalleria, a mall specializing in second-hand goods, recently opened in the Swedish town of Ekilstuna.

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Focusing urban crosspoints

For Marcel Kokkeel, CEO of Citycon, the future lies in the “perfect match” between commerce and communities.

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CityLife Shopping District: Opening in Milan on November 30

The CityLife Shopping District in Lombary’s metropolis will measure 32,000 sq m GLA. Sonae Sierra says it will be Italy’s largest urban mall.

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Swiss Uniqueness

The Freo Group is responsible for the Mall of Switzerland’s project development and marketing. In an interview with ACROSS, Nikolas Löhr, Director of Retail Marketing, explained what makes the shopping center special with respect to its leisure facilities.

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Driving an Urban Renaissance

A city center location is always more complicated, expensive, and time-consuming for new retail projects than an alternative on the periphery. Despite these hurdles, investors and developers have created projects across Europe that not only serve existing markets but are also catalysts for growing demand and transforming cities.

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Projects & Openings Europe

FRANCE Créteil Soleil | GERMANY Löhr-Center and PEP | ITALY Adigeo | POLAND Forum Gdańsk and Janki | RUSSIA Riviera | SERBIA Ada Mall | UNITED KINGDOM Eden Walk and The Glass Works

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“Still space for unique projects”

According to Marcin Materny, member of the management board and managing director of the retail department at Echo Investment, there is no potential for traditional shopping centers in Poland. The reason is that the time has come for focusing on spectacular projects like the company’s “Towarowa 22.”

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“A Huge Amount of Pressure on Physical Retail”

The architecture firm Gensler approaches its work from the assumption that consumers go to physical stores for the experience — and want a seamless brand experience too.

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Quartier du Flon - A Unique Kind of Neighborhood Development

Quartier du Flon in Lausanne is a modern and innovative city quarter that buzzes with energy day and night—and is in the portfolio of the Swiss real estate company Mobimo.

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Projects & Openings International

Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong | Outlet Collection Winnipeg, Canada | Rize Shopping Center, Turkey | Miami Worldcenter, USA

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HB Reavis set to begin work on Stanica NIVY a new supra regional shopping destination for Bratislava

HB Reavis has received the green light to start work this summer on Stanica NIVY, a new supra regional shopping destination and international bus station in Bratislava, after successfully gaining construction consent.

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A Whole 105,000 sq m More

Construction work recently began on the Salaris shopping center in Salaryevo in southwestern Moscow. The Russian capital is thus receiving one more enormous temple of consumption.

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“In perfect harmony with its surroundings”

The mixed-use-property Eurovea in Bratislava is growing by 25,000 sq m of GLA. Sonae Sierra is advising on the expansion.