UK property giant Hammerson bowed Monday to press speculation that it was indeed in discussions with Swiss firm Redical to sell its Victoria Gate and Victoria Quarter shopping centres in Leeds for around £120 million.
Billed as one of the biggest commercial property deals in recent years, two designer outlet malls in England have been sold for £600m. Cheshire Oaks and Swindon Designer Outlet have been bought by LaSalle.
Hotter is a footwear brand that's riding the wave of older consumers switching to online shopping, as well as the comfort trend that's permeating the footwear market from the high-end to the mass-market.
Fast-expanding high-end trainers retailer Kick Game is continuing its physical and digital stores growth in its bid to help it achieve revenues of £50 million by 2022. It's latest store opens in Manchester in December.
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.