Yearly Archives - 2014

2015 Trends and Predictions

As the year comes to a close, the Innesco team is excitedly looking forward to what 2015 has to offer! It’s vital for us to recognise and monitor trends. Here is our list of the most intriguing forecasted trends to look out for in 2015. We have included various predictions from retail experiences and...

Last minute Christmas shopping

  With Christmas shops in Selfridges and Harrods opened since July, it’s hard to believe that some of us have not completed our Christmas shopping list by now. Yet, we have all experienced the dread that pours over us a handful of days before the big event as we realize we’ve forgotten the side...

Christmas around the world

As Christmas is only a few sleeps away, we are all wrapped up (literally and figuratively) in the holiday spirit! Twinkling lights, Christmas decorations, mince pies, mulled cider, and jolly tunes surround us throughout the UK. Europe and America are just as immersed in the merriment with their own traditions from enjoying Panettone in...

Real Estate Branding

Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, believes, “A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well”. Therefore, one can reason that a company earns a respectable brand by succeeding in great tasks. However, while product quality is important, companies must use...

Think Global, Act Local

Retailers are being advised to focus on their glocal presence. That is not a type-o. Glocal is the concept of acting globally while thinking local. Glocalisation isn’t forced upon retailers and producers through laws or codes of conduct. Rather, glocalisation concentrates on understanding consumers’ unique qualities and needs and, in turn, incorporating these characteristics...

Innesco client, Unibail-Rodamco, presents its innovative new developments at MAPIC 2014

With over 330,000 sq m (3.6m sq ft) GLA, more than 600 stores and restaurants and 15 cinema-screens, all across four countries, Unibail-Rodamco delighted the industry at this year’s MAPIC conference in Cannes, France. The largest listed commercial property company in Europe made its return to the annual retail property conference this year, with...

While international developments excite us, it is the UK developments that make our tea-drinking, fish and chip-eating selves beam with pride and opportunities for the future.

UK Feature – Newsletter 25.11.2014 Innesco thrives on the buzz and possibilities bred at MAPIC. An inspiring aspect of the MAPIC experience is witnessing developments transform from the conception to implementation, and even, completion phases. We are equally excited by the promise and opportunities created by international and UK developments. This year at MAPIC,...

Overall, MAPIC 2014 was an enlightening and inspiring experience for Innesco

MAPIC 2014 Overview [Innesco perspective]   As the Innesco team touched down in Cannes for MAPIC 2014 the tranquil sunshine and refreshing Mediterranean breezes were the first inclination that this was going to be a good week. However, it was the striking, seafront Palais des Festivals et des Congrès where the majority of MAPIC...