THE LATEST PLACEMAKING NEWS
On October 29, Balfin Group’s third shopping mall in the Western Balkans region, East Gate Mall, opened its doors to the public in Skopje.
The new meeting place has been created within the existing IKEA store following a €130m (RMB 1bn) redevelopment to create almost 18,500 sq m GLA of sustainable mixed-use space across five levels.
The MAPIC will take place from November 30–December 2 in the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. Nathalie Depetro, MAPIC shows Director, tells us about the new and exciting changes to this year’s edition.
TORG International has signed a joint venture with Village Groupe to enter the Indian outlet market with a portfolio of a dozen sites.
LCP has acquired another retail parade, adding a shopping center in Solihull, in the West Midlands in England, to its burgeoning portfolio.
German-owned discount supermarket Aldi will open a new branch at the retail park later this year with discount store Home Bargains set to arrive in early 2022.
Mitiska REIM has announced the opening of Malinas today, a highly sustainable retail park located in the city of Mechelen which has been designed to be CO2 neutral and to achieve an ‘Excellent’ score on the BREEAM scale.
The opening previously planned for the end of this year has been postponed due to coronavirus infection rates and emergency law responses.
The acquisition of 5 supermarkets operated by leading operators Aldi, Rewe and Netto is part of Sonae Sierra’s strategy of growing its European investment management business.
“It’s high time for both the retail property sector, construction, financial institutions, tenants and policymakers to step up efforts to intensify collaboration, and BPIE’s roadmap is a promising start. This collective vision sends out a clear message that the sector is ready to take action”
Rouras benefits from more than 20 years of international experience in the retail industry in Europe, Asia and America.
The investment supports the transformation of Ingka Group’s retail business, bringing IKEA closer to customers by opening new store formats in city locations, in response to increasing urbanization and new shopping behaviors.
Bratislava’s residents are already referring to Nivy as the "downtown" or even "Manhattan".
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) Germany, together with the Dutch Sheltersuit Foundation and local aid organizations, is launching a support initiative for homeless people in 15 German cities.
La Torre Outlet Zaragoza celebrated one year open to the public and to commemorate the special date, numerous activities and musical shows were announced that will take place until November 6.
Ballymore Asset Management Limited (BAML) has appointed Tony Hymers as Managing Director and Ross MacCaskill as Finance Director.
The international retail property market event will gather 3,000+ retail, property, food & leisure leaders from over 40 countries at the on-site event in the Palais des Festivals from November 30 to December 2, 2021.
CBRE reaches the number of 50 shopping centers under management and leasing in 2021, amounting to 2.3 million sq m throughout the Iberian portfolio.
The opening of the second stage of Prešov’s Eperia shopping mall took place in September and was attended by the Mayor of Prešov, Andrea Turčanová.
After several months of renovation work, the traditional Viennese gourmet food store Julius Meinl on the prestigious Graben in Vienna presents itself in new light in the middle of the exclusive pedestrian zone.