Yearly Archives - 2015

See you next year MAPIC…

Sun, sea, and over 8,000 of the world’s leading retail real estate professionals; it could only be MAPIC 2015. Representing four clients this year – Unibail-Rodamco, IKEA Centres Russia, Nakheel and Design International – Innesco is showcasing the breadth of its international partnerships. With back-to-back interviews squeezed around a packed conference programme, Innesco has hit the...

Polygone Riviera signs Reiss’ first French store

Unibail-Rodamco, Europe’s largest listed commercial property company, and Socri have announced today that iconic British fashion brand Reiss has chosen their 70,000 sqm (750,000 sq ft) lifestyle centre Polygone Riviera to open its first ever stand-alone store in France. The 353 sqm (3,800 sq ft) Reiss store will command a prominent corner position at...

Business rates reform – a new dawn?

Like many of the most vaunted changes, the Chancellor’s announcement at the Conservative conference that he plans a radical overhaul of the business rates system throws up as many uncertainties as it does solutions. For many business groups and local authorities, these reforms have been a long time coming, and will lead to a...

Unibail-Rodamco transforms Centrum Chodov in Prague

Unibail-Rodamco [Client], Europe’s leading listed commercial property company, has unveiled its latest major extension project at Centrum Chodov, located in Prague, Czech Republic. Seen as one of the largest developments in Central Europe this year, the shopping centre will increase its size by over two thirds, up to 100,286 sqm (1,079,469 sqft), with new...

#BCSC2015 – Through the eyes of Innesco

The Innesco team has just returned from BCSC 2015 in Manchester – an extremely busy couple of days full of meetings, seminars and fascinating topics of discussion. The team captured a series of short films across both days at BCSC, together with a short preview film on Tuesday. The pieces, filmed, edited and pushed out...

Unibail-Rodamco unveils visionary new shopping centre in Poland

Unibail-Rodamco [Client], Europe’s leading listed commercial property company, has today unveiled its latest major project – Wroclavia – a 71,000 sqm (764,000 sqft), shopping centre in the heart of Wrocław, Poland, representing an investment of €240m to be completed autumn 2017. After having introduced several international differentiating concepts such as Hollister and Michael Kors...

Major international leasing deals bring more premium brands to Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth

Gunwharf Quays [client], the UK’s leading premium retail outlet, has signed two major international fashion brands, Michael Kors and Hackett London, as well significantly upsizing Polo Ralph Lauren, becoming one of the largest standalone outlet stores for the brand in Europe. The new lettings total more than 23,348 sq ft (2,169 sq m) retail...