RETAIL WORLD 2018, November 14 – 15, Berlin, Germany
Image: Management Forum / Jörg Sarbach
Retail World 2018, which will be held at the Maritim Hotel in Berlin from November 14 to 15, 2018, will offer insights from top-notch experts in the retail industry, creative out-of-the-box thinkers, and successful pioneers who have had an uncanny impact on the future progress of the industry.
As always, the agenda of the two-day congress is embedded in a framework program, including a pre-opening evening event, an accompanying congress trade fair, the German Retail Award ceremony, and the legendary Retailers’ Night.
Multi Corporation and GEMO HOLDING have sold the Forum Poprad shopping centre in Poprad, Slovakia. The asset has been acquired by the real estate fund of ZFP Investments and MAT Corporation, part of the DBK group. The sellers have been advised by the real estate services provider Cushman & Wakefield. The transaction closed on December 7, 2018.
Sloane Stanley has announced that Designer Exchange, the luxury designer clothes and accessories retailer, has opened on the King’s Road. The 1,352 flagship store is the largest in their portfolio and the first to stock clothing and shoes.
The construction of Colosseum Mall has begun as part of the expansion plan of Colosseum Centre. Located in district 1 of Bucharest and open since 2011, Colosseum is expanding following the last years of increased business and improved market conditions.
Citycon has sold shopping centre Sampokeskus in Rovaniemi, Finland to a fund managed by Trevian AIFM. The total purchase price amounts to approximately EUR 16 million, which is close to the asset’s latest IFRS fair value. The transaction was closed on 30 November 2018.