Sunday, September 19, 2021
The shopping centres across the UK set to close

6 shopping centres across the UK set to close

Here is a list of shopping centres across the UK which are set to close their doors in the near future.
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Westfield owner hires former Carrefour director as chief customer officer

Westfield parent company Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has appointed Caroline Puechoultres as its chief customer officer.
In a boost for the market town of Beverley, the retailers Sports Direct and USC will open a new store at Beverley’s Flemingate centre.

Sports Direct to open megastore at Beverley’s Flemingate centre

// Sports Direct & USC announce plans to open a new store at Beverley’s Flemingate centre // The retailers will occupy a 10,000 sq ft...
BRC LDC covid-19 pandemic lockdown reopening

Are British shopping centres at death’s door?

Shopping centres have long offered social gatherings, entertainment, performances, and product launches. Prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, malls had taken a downturn due to a lack of substantial offering. The crisis has deepened their challenges. Retail Gazette looks at whether shopping centres are worth saving in a post-Covid world.
LDC

70 UK shopping centres at threat of permanent closure

Up to 70 shopping centres across the UK could be forced to close as the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic continue to manifest in the retail sector.
Westfield is suing the lingerie retailer after accusing it of breaking a lease contract and refusing to pay rent.

Westfield sues Victoria’s Secret for $32m over unpaid rent

Westfield is suing the lingerie retailer after accusing it of breaking a lease contract and refusing to pay rent.
Westfield London pop-up

Westfield London eyes “interactive” pop-up to gain new audience

Westfield London is set to launch a new "interactive" pop-up shopping experience in an effort to engage directly with a new audience.
Hammerson

Hammerson hires management consultants to oversee group strategy

Hammerson has reportedly hired management consultants McKinsey & Company to advise on its ongoing strategic review.
British Land sees over £2bn wiped off property value

British Land sees over £2bn wiped off property value

British Land has seen more than £2 billion wiped off the value of its retail sites and offices as the Covid-19 pandemic and (...)
Landsec in "recovery phase" after £1.4bn annual loss

Landsec in “recovery phase” after £1.4bn annual loss

Landsec has revealed it plunged to a £1.4 billion annual loss as lockdowns left many of its properties lying empty and hammered (...)

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Tips to Unlocking the D2C Opportunity

Clicking With Consumers: Gaining the D2C advantage to connect the end-to-end retail experience 2020 fast-tracked the digital plans of many brands; forcing businesses of all...