US cosmetics giant signs up for Manchester Arndale
M&G Real Estate and intu, the joint owners of Manchester Arndale, have announced that American beauty brand Morphe has signed up to open its first Manchester store, The brand has signed up for a 4,500-sq ft store on New Cannon Street and is due to open in late Autumn 2019.
The retailer, which sells a huge collection of makeup, brushes, tools and accessories, currently has stores in London, Birmingham and Liverpool and another due to open in Nottingham and Newcastle later this year.
Mark Spillman, general manager (EMEA) at Morphe, said: “Manchester Arndale’s prominent city centre location and considerable annual footfall of more than 40 million makes it the perfect spot for Morphe. We’re very excited to introduce our increasingly popular range of make up and make up application products to shoppers in the city as we continue to grow here in the UK.”
Manchester Arndale is owned jointly by M&G Real Estate and intu. The retained agents are Time Retail Partners and Metis Real Estate Advisors.