New owner. Big plans. Acquisition-hungry The Ardent Companies has completed the takeover of Touchwood shopping centre in Solihull, West Midlands, from Lendlease Retail Partnership, for an undisclosed sum.
Kurt Geiger-owned women’s footwear and accessories retail brand Carvela has opened a standalone store at the Landsec-operated Bluewater mall in Kent. It becomes Carvela's seventh UK store and first in the South East.
In a project led by art director Fabien Baron, the Inditex-owned label is honouring the most iconic pictures lensed by the German photographer with a limited-edition collection whose proceeds will go to the Franca Fund.
Positive news for giant retail landlord Landsec. The UK’s largest commercial property firm said Friday it has made “good progress” on rent collections following over a year of widespread pandemic-induced disruption.
A new billion-pound shopping centre has been hit by flash flooding only days after it officially opened. The St James Quarter in Edinburgh was damaged at the weekend after Scotland’s capital suffered very heavy rain.
French magistrates have opened an inquiry into allegations four fashion groups including Uniqlo and the owner of Zara profited from forced labour of the Uyghur minority in China, a judicial source said Thursday.