Monday, November 23, 2020

The Lexicon Bracknell rakes in the retailers

The new 580,000sq ft retail development named The Lexicon Bracknell has secured further big name retailers for its property, bringing the pre-let space to...

Hammerson sees 56% drop in profits

Shopping centre group Hammerson has reported a steep drop in profits as the value of its property portfolio divebombs.It attributed “lower revaluation gains on...

Business rates battle continues as appeals likely to take years to resolve

The controversy over the new business rates has been further intensified this morning as it was revealed that revaluation complaints could take years to...

& Other Stories moves in to Banana Republic’s former Covent Garden store

One of London stores left vacant by Banana Republic will be home to womenswear and accessories retailer & Other Stories. Located at 132-133 Long...

Brilliant Inc relocates and upgrades London flagship

British jewellery retailer Brilliant Inc has relocated its London flagship store to a bigger location in Chelsea to meet increasing demand. Officially launched on...

Treasury defends “generous” business rates reforms

The Treasury has branded growing fears over business rates the result of “scaremongering”, as pressure mounts to alter the reforms. Treasury chief secretary David...

Clintons parent company: “No plans to undertake a major store closure program”

The parent company of Clintons has denied reports that some of its stores have been earmarked for closure. Over the weekend and on Monday...

New Aspinal of London flagship set for St James’s Market development

Aspinal of London will open a new flagship store in the St James‘s Market redevelopment later this year. The luxury accessories brand will open...

Westgate Oxford confirms opening date

Westgate shopping centre in Oxford has received an official opening date, having pre-let 70 per cent of the new development. The 800,000sq ft development...

House of Fraser announces plans for 100,000 sq ft Chester store

Department store giant House of Fraser has announced plans to open a new 100,000sq ft store in Chester.Slated to open in 2021, House of...

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Top 3 tips for enabling website scanning for in-store and online

For fashion retailers, the emphasis has shifted from dwell to sell. Shoppers want to get in and out, with less interactions and exposure. To nail...