Retail Property News

All the news from the retail property market. Retail development, retail property, shops, stores, superstores, retail parks, retailers and shopping centres.

The Amba Hotel, Oxford Street

Makeover for Mount Royal on the cards

17 November 2017

The Portman Estate and Great Portland Estates (GPE) have appointed architect Make to draw up plans for a huge mixed-use retail-led development on a two-acre site on the soon-to-be-pedestrianised western end of Oxford Street.

British Land post robust first half figures

16 November 2017

British Land has revealed a 2.6% rise in net asset value for the six months to the end of September, stating it also had strong leasing activity in the first half.

Rushden Lakes, Rushden, Northamptonshire

Crown Estate confirms purchase of further phases at Rushden Lakes

16 November 2017

The Crown Estate has confirmed the unconditional purchase of three further phases of Rushden Lakes in Northamptonshire from LXB Retail Properties.

CBRE future of retail

MAPIC: Automation, customisation and big data key to future of retail

15 November 2017

CBRE has published a series of insights into what the retail sector will look like in 2030, highlighting the increasing importance of automation, customisation and big data.

MAPIC: Holland & Barrett plans European expansion

15 November 2017

Health and wellness retailer Holland & Barrett has appointed Colliers International to manage its Belgian portfolio and advise on its expansion in the Netherlands.

MAPIC: Online retailers making move to high street

15 November 2017

Growing numbers of online retailers are opening physical stores, as the rate of internet sales growth looks to slow in the next few years, according to Colliers International.

MAPIC: West End sees store openings surge

15 November 2017

London’s West End has witnessed a bumper year for new retail openings, with numbers for the first 10 months of the year outstripping the whole of 2016.

Croydon town centre

Green light for £1.4bn Croydon town centre scheme

14 November 2017

Westfield and Hammerson’s revised £1.4bn scheme in Croydon town centre has received unanimous planning approval from Croydon council.

Ichiba, Westfield London

Europe’s largest Japanese food hall to open at Westfield London

14 November 2017

Westfield has revealed plans to open Europe’s largest Japanese food hall at its west London shopping centre as part of a £600m expansion.

Denny’s to open first UK diner in Swansea

14 November 2017

American diner Denny’s is to open its first UK restaurant at Hammerson’s Parc Tawe retail and leisure park in Swansea.

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Junkyard Golf Club

Junkyard Golf Club: putt up in lights

Junkyard Golf Club began life as a pop-up in Manchester but this indoor entertainment brand is now taking root with permanent sites in major cities and big plans to expand throughout the UK.

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How do you manage a successful retail portfolio?

As modern landlords strive to drive footfall and revenues in their shopping centres, they are using sophisticated new tools and techniques. Astute use of data can lead to better informed decisions - but how is the impact of this new discipline being felt across the property industry? Yardi brought together a panel of thought leaders in the sector in a round table event in central London.


Talk of ‘death’ of the physical store is a little premature

Most shopkeepers have been grappling with the trials, tribulations, opportunities and glories that the internet has brought to retailing for a couple of decades now.

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Retailers need to adapt to changing customer behaviour

Retail property businesses are fast going digital in order to meet the growing demands of their tech-savvy customers.

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