What does that really mean? Retail professionals have been engaged in this discussion for decades. The idea of creating physical, emotional shopping experiences has become an integral part of the retail discussion since physical, brick-and-mortar retail began to decline in popularity.
Following the rapid market exit of shoe retailer CCC from Austria, space in SES shopping centers was quickly allocated to new partners. The Polish discount retailer acquires attractive retail space and will open six new Pepco stores this year.
Coniq’s total customer engagement platform will power Mall of Qatar’s strategy to deliver unique retail experiences for millions of shoppers.
For some time now, Berlin Mitte has featured a center with a wow effect: the H&M “Mitte Garten” at Neue Schönhauser Straße 13.
GTC Poland continues to expand its personnel and strengthens the business development department. Maciej K. Król joined the company as Commercial Director, while Yacine Diallo was appointed as Development Director.
St James Quarter, the £1bn retail-led lifestyle district in Edinburgh, which launched its first phase in the summer, has added British fashion brand REISS to its line-up.
The first Belgian marketplace common to its shopping malls in the city center of Brussels: City2, The Mint and Anspach. With this investment, AG Real Estate provides digital solutions to meet the changing needs of its retail customers.
Over 60 m of window facade, six m high ceilings, 1,200 sq m of retail space on three floors including a café, second-hand fashion and pop-up spaces: At Kö-Bogen II in Düsseldorf, omnichannel retailer Görtz presents its vision of future retail space–a tribute to brick-and-mortar retail.
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The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has announced the appointment of Søren Rodian Olsen, managing director of Logicenters at NREP as chair of ULI Poland. He succeeds Dorota Wysokińska-Kuzdra, senior partner at Colliers, and officially began his voluntary two-year term on 1 October 2021.
As part of the group's digital innovation strategy, NEPI Rockcastle announces for the first time on the local Romanian market the development and implementation of its loyalty mobile application SPOT.
Leading property and investment company Evolve Estates Ltd has acquired a major retail center in Halifax town center, marking its sixth acquisition of 2021.
White Night is the largest and most visited festival of contemporary art in Slovakia. Eurovea provided one of the locations for and is a partner of the festival installations and performances.
Redos Group has acquired a 4,500 sq m shopping center in Ebermannstadt, Germany. The purchase price was not disclosed.
A number of shopping centers have opened their doors in Belgrade over the past few years. In June 2020, BEO, for which MPC Properties is responsible, opened its doors. Development, Technical Operations, and Innovations Director Jovana Cvetković looks back on a time of particular turbulence – not solely due to reasons relating to the pandemic.
Bershka opens first shop between Stuttgart and München in Neu-Ulm, Germany.
Stefan Süschetz has been appointed to the Management Board of Union Investment Real Estate Austria AG with effect from November 1, 2021.
Multi Corporation was awarded asset and property management mandates by affiliates of Harbert Management Corporation (HMC).
The grand opening of one of the largest retail properties in Russia–Grozny Mall Shopping and Leisure Center (GLA=54,670 sq m), lying in the heart of the Chechen Republic's capital city on V. Putin Avenue–has taken place.
Macy’s, Inc. announced the appointment of Ashley Buchanan, chief executive officer of The Michaels Companies (“Michaels”), and Tracey Zhen, president of Zipcar, to its board of directors, effective October 5, 2021.