New owner sees a bright future for Peak Shopping Village – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

Situated in the village of Rowsley, on the edge of the Peak District National Park, the Peak Shopping Village has been bought by the Devonshire Property Group Ltd (DPG) which says the outlet centre has “exciting potential”. The company has acquired the site for an undisclosed sum with the intention

Evolve Estates acquires Kent convenience retail centre – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

Evolve Estates, the national commercial property investment company, has begun 2021 on a strong footing, acquiring Swanley Square retail centre in Sevenoaks, Kent. The company bought the 95,000 sq ft shopping parade from U+I on an off-market basis, for an undisclosed sum. The parade comprises of 32 shops as well

Retail Assist ‘Strikes’ a New Customer – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

The MSP welcomes Hollywood Bowl Group to their customer list Retail Assist are delighted to announce their latest customer, Hollywood Bowl Group. Hollywood Bowl Group operate over 60 bowling alley centres across the UK, along with 3 Putt Stars mini-golf centres. The IT services and solutions provider will offer support

Sainsbury’s announces mass rollout of plant-based own brand teabags in stores – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

Sainsbury’s trials are underway to switch to a new plant-based alternative for its own brand teabags, soon to be available in all stores The move will switch over 815 million individual teabags a year from using oil-based plastic to plant-based plastic Eliminating the plastic film wrap from the box will

Dobbies sponsors ITV’s ‘Love Your Weekend’ with Alan Titchmarsh – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

This photograph is © ITV. Dobbies, a UK garden centre retailer, has announced that it will be the exclusive broadcast sponsor of ITV’s ‘Love Your Weekend with Alan Titchmarsh’, presented by the nation’s favourite gardener, Alan Titchmarsh, when it returns to screens on 3 January 2021. Set in the heart

Hortons’ agrees 10-year deal with Birmingham’s Faculty Coffee – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

A thriving independent coffee shop has signalled its commitment to city centre trading after renewing its lease in one of Birmingham city centre’s most prestigious retail arcades. Faculty Coffee has signed a 10-year lease for its cafe in Piccadilly Arcade, which is owned and managed by Hortons’ Estate Limited. Geoff

Dunelm Launches New Furniture & Mattress Recycling Partnership – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

Dunelm announces its new partnership with UK charity, British Heart Foundation, as well as waste removal company, Clearabee, giving customers looking to dispose of large furniture items such as sofas and mattresses a smarter choice In a bid to make recycling and sustainability more accessible to its customers, Dunelm has

Sook celebrates the launch of its third space with opening on Oxford Street – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

Surprise marriage proposal in Sook’s South Molton St highlights the sustained relevance of high street retail units Sook, provider of award-winning adaptive retail spaces, opened a new space on Oxford Street in London last week. The 755 sq. ft. store, located a stone’s throw away from Tottenham Court Road and

FHP serves up Gourmet4 letting in Birmingham – Retail News – A1 Retail Magazine

CAPTION: Gourmet4 has taken a 15-year lease on 2,973 sq ft at 237 Hagley Road in Edgbaston, at the site of the former Ask Italian restaurant. Property consultancy, FHP has secured the letting of a prominent retail and leisure unit near Birmingham city centre, after receiving almost 50 enquiries from potential