06 Aug 2019

MMX Assist in Securing 5 New Brands at Centre;mk

Acting on behalf of joint owner Hermes Investment Management and AustralianSuper. MMX Retail have, with their joint agents, assisted in securing 5 new entrants, at the regional shopping centre. The new additions include Typo, Trailfinders, Lovisa, Morano’s and Sketchers.

  • Sketchers has taken a 2,800 sq ft unit at 669 Midsummer Arcade to showcase their lifestyle and performance footwear.
  • Typo, the major gifting and stationary brand has opened at 91 Silbury Arcade a 2,000  sq ft unit .
  • Trailfinders opened their store at 19 Eagle Walk in approximately 2,000 sq ft
  • Lovisa, the Australian jewellery and accessories brand, has opened a 520 sq ft unit next to Sketchers at 671 Midsummer Arcade.
  • Morano’s Churreria y Chocolateria has opened their debut café at 21 Eagle Walk, offering freshand authentic churros and Spanish coffee.

Ed Sellick, Asset Manager, Hermes Investment Management, on behalf of centre;mk joint owners, commented: “ These latest deals reflect not only centre;mk’s regional dominance  but also it status as a top 10 national shopping and leisure destination. Our approach and resulting investment strategy continues to appeal to leading brands and is reflected in the latest deals announced today. We are confident that as we continue to build on centre;mk’s robust performance, we will be announcing more new names in the coming months.”

David Justice, Partner at MMX Retail comments “These 5 names are all strong additions within this 1.8m sq ft regional mall. We continue to secure strong interest in this increasingly dominant Top 10 UK venue. We have exciting plans to continue to ensure the centre retains its position within the national and regional hierarchy.”