Fast fashion retailer Primark is fitting out a 70,000 ft2 (6,500 m2) store in Westfield London's £600 mln (€680 mln) expansion, which will open in summer 2018.
Meyer Bergman has launched its 18,375 m2 mixed-use redevelopment of the former wine-tasting venue Vinopolis at Bankside in London. The project was unveiled on the first day of the Mapic retail real estate fair in Cannes.
Retail destination owner and developer Hammerson has launched a new visual search app tool, 'Style Seeker', with AI-based technology solutions provider, Cortexica.
Toolbox Group has teamed up with Unibail-Rodamco, Europe's leading listed property company, to deploy its shopping centre communication and operations tool Mallcomm across a large number of its centres in Europe.
UK-based value-add European real estate fund manager Resolution Property has formed a joint venture with Lalandia to develop a €120 mln Designer Outlet project in Billund, Denmark, which is set to open in 2019.
Franchising may be the path to rapid international growth for brands, but is an approach which requires extreme care, delegates have heard at Mapic Italy.
Italy's retail real estate industry is still in growth mode, and will continue to attract ever more international attention, delegates have heard at Mapic Italy in Milan.
Mapic Italy is working, thanks to the strength of Italy’s retail real estate sector and the country’s talent for creating standout food and beverage (F&B) concepts, Mapic director Nathalie Depetro told delegates during the second edition of the fair in Milan.