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Grade-A office and retail rents are rising

WHILE Grade-A office rents in Shanghai increased 2.3 percent quarter on quarter, retail rents rose 0.7 percent to 55.7 yuan (US$8.59) per square meter per day in the first quarter […]

New Augusta fund attracts investors nationwide

A new wholesale investor fund focused on adding value to five Auckland commercial and industrial properties and then selling them on within a five-year time frame has closed after attracting […]

Tesco may shed Dobbies garden centre business

Tesco’s new management team could be preparing the sale of the Dobbies Garden Centres chain it bought in 2007. The Scottish-based chain could be sold off as part of efforts by […]

Incu closes the gap

Fashion and accessories retailer Incu has expanded its retail space in Melbourne’s QV Centre. The store has undergone an expansion up to 330sqm making it Incu’s largest boutique to date.  

Sierra seeking more cafe franchisees

Think: the smell of freshly roasted and made coffee with tasty things to eat in pleasant surroundings. That’s the philosophy of Sierra, an Auckland coffee and cafe institution for more than […]

300 Co-op stores earmarked for closure

The Co-Operative has identified 300 stories to offload.  According to Sky News, the grocer is exploring options to sell around 10% of its total estate, stores that fall into a 700-strong […]

Queensland lands international retailer

Superdry will open its first Queensland store at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre next month. Housed in the newly renovated Pacific Fair complex, Superdry will have an in-store fit out consistent with […]

Plukka pops up in New York

Launched as a flash-sale website for made-to-order jewellery, Hong Kong-based Plukka has made its US debut in New York City as it continues its expansion into brick-and-mortar retail.

Lifestyle retailer adding stores

Sundance continues to expand its retail footprint. The lifestyle retailer will open a store at Southlake Town Square, an open-air center in Southlake, Texas, on Thursday, April 14, 2016.

Shopping centre tests virtual reality

Broadway Sydney has ventured into the world of augmented reality with its new ‘Mix It Up’ app, which offers shoppers a 3D insight into the exciting offerings coming to Broadway […]