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Kings Mall hailed as a ‘great location’ for small IKEA store

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:00 GMT

Deteriorating state of retail market has not put IKEA sister company Ingka off buying Hammersmith centre.

Six more Jack Wills stores to close

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:24 GMT

Sport Direct owned retailer Jack Wills is to close six stores.

Proptech VTS launches retail leasing and asset management platform

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:58 GMT

Leasing and asset management proptech platform VTS has launched a new platform tailored to the needs of the retail sector.

Plans for £115m mixed-use development in Canterbury unveiled

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 13:15 GMT

Plans for a major new mixed-use development on the former site of a Serco depot in Kingsmead, Canterbury, have been unveiled.

Bath's Spring Wharf development bags final tenants

Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:04 GMT

Deeley Freed Estates and Legal & General have secured three new tenants for their Spring Wharf development in Bath, completing phase one of the scheme.

JD Sports to take over Topshop's Westfield Stratford City flagship

Fri, 10 Jan 2020 11:48 GMT

JD Sports is to take over Topshop’s 31,000 sq ft flagship store at Westfield Stratford City.

Henley snaps up 100,000 sq ft Tesco store in Hayes for £52m

Fri, 10 Jan 2020 00:00 GMT

Henley Investments has acquired a Tesco superstore in Hayes, west London, from funds managed by LaSalle Investment Management in a £52m deal.

Mike Ashley’s GAME to shut 40 stores

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 17:40 GMT

Video games retailer GAME has announced that it is to close 40 stores throughout the UK.

Jigsaw demands a 30% rent reduction from its landlords

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 00:00 GMT

Fashion retailer Jigsaw has demanded a 30% rent reduction from its landlords and asked to delay rent payments in a bid to avoid becoming the latest casualty on the high street, Property Week can reveal.

Ikea affiliate buys Kings Mall shopping centre in Hammersmith

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 09:56 GMT

An Ikea affiliate has acquired the Kings Mall shopping centre in Hammersmith, London, with a view to transforming it into a “mixed-use destination” anchored by a smaller format Ikea store.