Analysis

New report indicates positive future for ex-department stores

A new report from independent planning consultancy Nexus Planning, analysing the use of department store properties across the...

CACI launches footfall analysis platform with O2 Motion

CACI, the consumer and location intelligence specialist, and O2 Motion – which provides rich insights on aggregated and...

Middlebrook Retail & Leisure Park tops UK rankings

Middlebrook Retail & Leisure Park in Bolton continues has once again been ranked the number 1 retail park...

What next for commercial landlords and their debt?

By Emma Cordiner, Real Estate & Data Centre Leasing at Conexus Law Commercial landlords and the lawyers acting...

Gift cards pave the way back to the high street

New research from the Gift Card & Voucher Association (GCVA) has revealed that gift cards could be the...

Signing brands in a pandemic

Covid-19 and the rolling lockdowns have created significant issues for both tenants and owners of retail destinations. The...

Advanced Air Mobility: Why vertiports could be valuable to UK shopping centres

The future of retail is going to be about continued innovation and investment in game-changing technology. Whilst they...

Almost 10,000 chain stores disappeared in 2020

Almost 10,000 chain stores disappeared from retail locations in 2020 in the UK, according to PwC research compiled...

Love Local

Local retail dominates Harper Dennis Hobbs’ 2021 Vitality Ranking At the last publication of Harper Dennis Hobbs’ (HDH)...

Access Able: Crown Estates launches in depth accessibility guides

The Crown Estate launches in depth guide to help disabled customers plan their visit For many disabled consumers...