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Citycon with new Chief Development Officer

Erik Lennhammar has been appointed Citycon Oyj’s Chief Development Officer and member of the Corporate Management Committee.

Chapman Taylor designs mixed-use district near Lisbon

Chapman Taylor, in collaboration with local architects Boost Architecture Studio, is currently designing Cinco District, a new office, F&B and hotel development at Carnaxide, near Lisbon in Portugal.

Oliver Borg appointed new Regional Director Germany of Metro Properties

Effective April 10, 2019, Oliver Borg has been appointed new Regional Director Germany of Metro Properties. He took over this position in addition to his current responsibilities as Director Project Development.

Akropole in Riga opened

Recently the shopping and entertainment center Akropole in Riga on Maskavas Street 257 celebrated its grand opening.

Immofinanz: Two new members recommended for the Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board of Immofinanz will make a proposal to shareholders at the 26th annual general meeting on May 22, 2019, which calls for the election of Bettina Breiteneder (photo) and Sven Bienert to the Supervisory Board.

Galeria Mlociny will open on May 23, 2019

One of the biggest shopping and entertainment venues in Warsaw is now being finished in the capital city’s Bielany district.

HB Reavis announces new CFO

Martin Miklas was named the new CFO of HB Reavis. He took this position over from CEO Marian Herman, who had kept these responsibilities even after becoming CEO last year.

Edinburgh St James welcomes Zara

Recently Edinburgh St James has signed four brands from global retail group Inditex, including fashion powerhouse Zara, to form part of the retail offering at the 158,000 m sq m mixed-use development at the heart of the Scottish capital.

McArthurGlen starts work on Europe’s largest living wall installation at Ashford Designer Outlet

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Ashford announced that work has started on Europe’s largest living wall installation, which forms part of the centre’s £90 million expansion. Made up of approximately 120,000 plants, the 25,000 sq. ft. living wall installation is set to create a striking atmosphere in the centre, with beautiful vertical gardens covering the walls of the new entry promenade, various walkways and many of the new stores.

Sonae Sierra avoids operating costs of 25 million euros in 2018 thanks to its sustainability measures

​Sonae Sierra’s financial and operational results in 2018 reveal its solid performance and the successful implementation of its strategy. Likewise, the company has demonstrated its capacity to creating shared value by addressing sustainability issues while getting good financial results.

BRIGHTON’S HANNINGTONS LANE IS NOW OPEN

Hanningtons Lane has opened to the public and visitors are able to walk down Brighton’s newest Lane for the very first time. Redevco and its main contractor Westridge have been working hard on the creation of the city’s new retail and cultural quarter for two years and retailers are now starting to move in and fit our their stores.

FAR opens Saint Laurent Paris boutique and Boss boutique at Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport Retail (FAR), a joint venture between Gebr. Heinemann and airport operator company Fraport, is bringing the first Saint Laurent Paris boutique to a German airport.

Polish Council of Shopping Centres is strengthening its management

New experts to be included in the board are associated with Amrest, Apsys, Dentons and Atrium among other companies.

POLO RALPH LAUREN STRIDES INTO LIVERPOOL ONE

Grosvenor Europe has announced that global fashion brand, Polo Ralph Lauren, has officially opened its 1,900 sq ft new store on Liverpool ONE’s Peter’s Lane.

SIGNA Sports United forges a strategic alliance with digital innovation leaders

SIGNA Sports United is forging a strategic alliance with digital innovation leaders soccerwatch.TV and TRACKTICS with the objective of providing digitalization support to clubs in amateur and popular sports. The use of cutting-edge technologies provides teams, clubs, club members, and fans fantastic benefits in important areas such as game analysis, club management, content marketing, streaming, and much more.

Luca Faloni chooses Marylebone Village for its Flagship store in London

The Italian luxury menswear brand, Luca Faloni, has chosen Marylebone High Street, in the heart of Marylebone Village, for its flagship store in London.

SHOPPERS AT THE READY AS PRIMARK OPENS AT CENTRE:MK

Joint owners of centre:mk, Hermes Investment Management and AustralianSuper, have announced that international fashion retailer, Primark, has officially opened its highly anticipated 75,000 sq ft store within centre:mk.

The largest outlet currently under construction in Germany opened its first section in Selb

On April 11, 2019, the time had finally come: the new outlet centre in Selb opened its doors.

Flagship store of eobuwie.pl in Galeria Młociny, Poland

It will be the largest and most modern store of eobuwie.pl in Poland. The most cutting-edge footwear retail chain in the country has decided to extend the space leased four times in Galeria Młociny from 580 sq m up to 2,300 sq m. All this to create the first two-level store, where we can find almost 200,000 pairs of shoes - as much as 70 traditional stores - and also offer an online order delivery service on the same day.

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield Germany cooperates with Hamburg startups

Hamburg’s HafenCity is one of the world’s most important urban development projects. Southern Überseequartier will form its vibrant core from 2022 on: a mixed-use district with creative and pioneering concepts for working, living, enjoyment, and shopping.