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Katarzyna Michnikowska, Colliers

Colliers: Higher quality retail entertainment offer in regional cities

In 2017, approximately 65,600 sqm of shopping centre space was delivered to the market in regional Polish cities. There are currently 70 centres totalling 2 million sqm operating in ten local markets, which constitutes over 17% of total stock in Poland. These centres regularly serve over 2.3 million consumers.
Galerii Młociny

Polish Carry chain to open its latest concept in Galeria Młociny

A two-storey shop of the Polish Carry chain will be opened in Galeria Młociny in Warsaw’s Bielany district. Carry is a Polish fashion brand with almost 20 years of tradition, which is involved in the design and sale of casual and smart casual clothing. Carry is a Polish clothing brand which has been present on the market for almost 20 years. The chain currently includes 130 shops. Its range of products consists not only of clothing but also footwear, underwear and accessories. Its new collections are introduced several times a year.
Johan Isacson, Director of Franchise, Lindex

Johan Isacson, Lindex: we see the potential for several dozens stores in Poland

„It is challenging to set short-term goals but we believe there is potential for dozens of stores in the long run. We would like to focus on the long-term goals, set together with our partner, enabling both parties to have profitable operations”, says Johan Isacson, Director of Franchise at AB Lindex .Lindex is one of the leading fashion chains in Europe with almost 500 stores on 18 markets and a turnover of 630 M EUR.

Almost five million customers visited new Shopping Center Galaxy

Almost five million inhabitants of Szczecin and its surroundings visited new Shopping Center Galaxy during first three months after its opening. The highest footfall was traditionally recorded in December – this month the mall was visited by close to 1,400 000 people, by 24% more than in December last year. November recorded the highest growth rate – by 30% as compared to 2016, while January closed with 16% footfall increase. Galaxy belongs to EPP.
Ikea develops sales in the omnichannel model

Ikea pursues ambitious plans in the e-commerce channel

Currently, 15% of the sales of the Swedish Ikea chain are carried out on-line. For the time being, the statistic concerns the British market only, but as announced by the Ikea management, global e-commerce sales of the Swedish brand are expected to increase almost fourfold by 2020 and reach a value of around EUR 5 billion.

Polish fashion chain LPP to shorten lead time for on-line orders

The clothing company LPP has launched its new distribution centres in Stryków and Moscow, which will significantly speed up the fulfilment of on-line orders. Both investments are part of the strategy of further dynamic development of LPP’s e-commerce segment in the coming years. The company is already planning to open new facilities of this type in England, Hungary and Romania.
Marek Gładki, Director of the Leasing & Asset Management Department at EPP

EPP: the retail space market in Poland has good prospects

“Both the economic indicators and the growth of the middle class in Poland have contributed to the positive development of the modern retail space market in 2017. From the point of view of the manager and owner of a large portfolio, the key factors were the growth of both visits – 3.2 per cent compared to 2017 – and the turnover level – 6.3% (compared to 2017) – in our projects,” says Marek Gładki, director of the rental and asset management department at EPP.
Discount network store Action

Action reveals its Polish expansion plans

For us, Poland is a really interesting country, particularly when it comes to infrastructure, the number of potential consumers, the size of the market and its potential. We have already opened 15 stores” says Maria Langhammer, press officer of the Dutch Action discount store chain.

Aerium disposes of three shopping centres in Poland to Newbridge

Aerium, the European real estate fund manager disposed of three shopping centers in Poland to Newbridge. Located in Krakow (CH Czyżyny, opened in 2002), Torun

SCF 2018: TK Development starts construction of the Outlet Center Arena Moravia

TK Development, a real estate development company, has received a construction permit for building Outlet Arena Moravia. It will rise in the attractive location in