The large number of empty stores in the UK means more initiatives are being launched to make the most of these spaces with news of two drives to plug the gaps. The latest are from Pop-Up Club and Fassion.
Shopping and leisure destination Wembley Park has launched an Open Space campaign to stress its status as a “safe” destination “with open spaces for visitors to enjoy while respecting social distancing”.
Roger Wade, the founder and chief executive of Boxpark, a portfolio of pop-up malls, has revealed he has received a number of offers for the business after appointing KPMG to find an investment partner.
The Boxpark concept, the first shopping centre made up of containers, came into being in 2001 in Shoreditch, east of the English capital. In 2016, a new site with 80 spots will be opened in Croydon, south of London.
Created by Boxfresh founder Roger Wade and developed by real estate groups Hammerson and Ballymore, pop-up shopping centre Boxpark just opened its doors on Saturday 3rd. Located in Shoreditch, east London, the concept...