Tag: Intu

intu Watford Set for multi- million-pound Extension

intu watford set for multi million pound extension
Posted on 20 May, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Commercial Developments, Industry News

intu has announced the appointment of Laing O’Rourke as main contractor for a new £178m extension of its Watford shopping centre. The extension, which will comprise a 1.4 million sq ft leisure and retail destination, will place Watford in CACI’s... Read More

intu Experiences Record Breaking Cyber Monday

Intu experiences record breaking cyber Monday
Posted on 3 December, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Leading developer, owner and manager of prime regional shopping centres in the UK, intu, has reported a record breaking Cyber Monday with 125,000 visitors, a 127 per cent uplift from an average day. After the successful strong footfall of Black Friday... Read More


Posted on 19 November, 2015 by Editor in Chief under Business News, Commercial Developments, Economy, Industry News

The Chapelfield intu East Anglia’s prime shopping centre in Norwich is receiving more sparkle with two major brands, Pandora and Swarovski, which are set to become part of the large 530,000 sq ft shopping centre. Marketing research by major real... Read More

Autumn Shopping Bonanza set to bring pre-Christmas Cheer to Retail Sector

Autumn shopping bonanza set to bring pre-Christmas cheer to retail
Posted on 28 October, 2015 by Neil Bird under Economy

Shoppers are not waiting for the festive season to start spending this year, new research from intu reveals. In fact most British adults have a full shopping list to complete before the end of November – but what items top the list varies from region to... Read More

Significant Milton Keynes Development Given Go-Ahead

Significant Milton Keynes Development Given Go-Ahead
Posted on 5 September, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Commercial Developments, Economy

The highly anticipated redevelopment plans for intu Milton Keynes have been granted, which will create a strong economic boost for the area going forward. Deemed one of the most significant retail and leisure developments in Central Milton Keynes in... Read More

MINI and BMW’s Pop-up Shops at intu Milton Keynes

MINI and BMW's Pop-up Shops at intu Milton Keynes
Posted on 4 September, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Uncategorised

The Milton Keynes branch of intu plays host to the first ever dual branded shopping centre pop-up shop for renowned motoring brands Lancaster MINI and Lancaster BMW. Opened by Jardine Motors Group and installed by experiential agency TRO, the pop-up... Read More

Excessive Business Rates levels deter Retail Expansion says Intu

Posted on 23 June, 2015 by Neil Bird under Business News

Leading regional shopping centre owner and operator intu claims that the excessive level of Business Rates deters retailers from expanding and curtails investment by owners of retail property. In response to the Chancellor’s Business Rates review,... Read More

Intu expects Bumper Black Friday

Posted on 20 November, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News, Economy

Black Friday was, for a long time, a purely American tradition shunned by UK retailers and consumers alike. However, with the advent of online shopping came the need for shopping centres and high streets nationwide to up their game in the run up to Christmas,... Read More

Diversification of Tenant Mix helps Intu to Strong First Half

Posted on 1 August, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News, Top Properties

As consumer confidence continues to grow, shopping centre owners are benefiting from a boom in spending and an increase in retail tenants looking to expand their store portfolios. This has seen Intu Properties enjoy a successful first half, with revenues and... Read More

Rental Decline fails to deter Intu’s £1bn Extension Plans

Posted on 3 March, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Top Properties

Intu has glossed over a fall in both shops and shoppers at its 16 retail sites last year by announcing an £11m extension to its prestige Gateshead complex. It will spend another £20m upgrading its Potteries site. Britain’s biggest shopping centre... Read More