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.
Jigsaw is the target of a potential £27 million takeover bid. The women’s fashion retailer, owned by parent company Robinson Webster, has received the indicative offer from little-known investor Henrik Madsen.
Heritage fashion brand Fred Perry is set to open its latest store at McArthurGlen Designer Outlet West Midlands. Debuting Saturday 17 July, the new store will offer streetwear/sports-based apparel for both men and women.
Two clothing brands have made their designer outlet debuts in York in the north of England, and in Scotland. Lazy Jacks has opening in McArthurGlen York and Johnstons of Elgin has debuted in Caledonia Park Scotland.
April 12 sees the opening of McArthurGlen’s latest outlet centre with the debut of the £160m Designer Outlet West Midlands. The company said it’s the only standalone shopping centre to open in the UK this year.
North American sportswear giant Lululemon is limbering up to open in the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Cheshire Oaks.The premium fitness brand will launch on 12 April as the centre reopens to the public.
Outlet malls giant McArthurGlen has promoted Nick Brady to its top leasing role. He'll oversee all brand acquisition and asset management for its 25 designer outlets in 10 countries across Europe and in Canada.
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet York has announced the addition of two new brands, Raging Bull and Beauty Outlet. The news shows the resilience of the UK outlet channel at the same time as full-price locations struggle.