Yearly Archives - 2013

New year, positive prospects!

With Christmas being by far the most important season in retail, it is also the time when firms activate their carefully laid plans for 2014. Christmas Day has also become the only day off in the (bricks and mortar) retail calendar – worth reflecting on today, Christmas Eve, so we raise a glass to...

Autumn Statement reflects Government confidence in the reviving economy

After three years of announcing Budgets on the back foot, George Osborne was able deliver the Autumn Statement today in a buoyant and confident mood as he announced the biggest upgrade to official growth forecasts since the millennium. The Office for Budget Responsibility has raised its growth forecast for this year from 0.6 per...

Innesco delivers Retail Path

Retail Path, a new innovative apprenticeship scheme to be delivered in partnership by the BCSC Educational Trust and the National Skills Academy for Retail, was launched at the BCSC Gold Awards last night. The project will allow shopping centres to support young people into jobs and improve the perception of retail as a career...

Are you in the JCrew?

The JCrew phenomenon has completely swept London away, and those friends of Innesco could be forgiven that it has taken us too! We have kept one step ahead of the fashion pack with our choice of new office location on Lamb Conduit Street in December 2012, and then when JCrew announced they were looking...

HS2 stays on track

MP’s today voted by 350 votes to 34 to release funds to pay for the preparation of the project – paying for surveys, buying property and compensating affected residents.  It is an important but by no means determining step for the future of this most protracted of infrastructure projects. As MP’s will be asked...

Innesco brings international expertise to Sweden’s annual property seminar

Innesco’s Founder and MD Dan Innes is speaking at Sweden’s leading and most prominent property seminars at Stockholm’s Grand Hotel, October 16th 2013. The annual event, arranged by the Nordic Council of Shopping Centres (NCSC) and one of the country’s key property publications Fastighetsvärlden, invites the industry’s leading experts to discuss high profile topics...

Land Securities calls in Innesco for major announcements at MAPIC

Innesco has been appointed by Land Securities to handle its UK and International media relations requirements around the MAPIC retail property conference next month. The Innesco team will work across the key development projects in the Land Securities retail portfolio, and will oversee the major announcements planned for the global retail property event.