ScS are opening a second store in Reading for Easter. Their new store will open at Forbury Retail Park.
TUI are to open another Retail Park store at the new Liverpool Shopping Park. They continue to be the only travel company with a significant retail park presence.
Thompson Heaney have let the former Brantano unit to Jollyes Pets.
Poundland have opened a further Retail Park store at the new Dover St James Retail Park on the edge of the town centre. Other retailers on the new scheme include Next and Marks & Spencer.
As part of the ongoing strategy to downsize their portfolio, the TUI Kinnaird store has been relocated from a unit of 5,000 sq ft to 1,648 sq ft.
Smyths Toys open their first store of the 2018 pipeline at Liverpool North Retail Park, where they will be joined by Iceland and Home Bargains.
ScS now have 100 stores nationwide after the opening of a new store in Chelmsford. Westway Retail Park is a new development with retailers including M & S Food, Dunelm and DFS.
On behalf of British Heart Foundation, Thompson Heaney have acquired a 12,400 sq ft former furniture store in Swansea’s Enterprise Zone – this will be British Heart Foundation’s first retail warehouse store of 2018.
Peacocks have acquired two former Brantano stores on new leases. Cathedral Retail Park, Norwich is 9,000 sq ft and Victoria Retail Park, Grimsby is 5,000 sq ft. Thompson Heaney advise Peacocks on Retail Park acquisitions.
Smyths Toys have opened their 12th and final store for 2017 at the new Liverpool Shopping Park.
On behalf of Holland & Barrett, Thompson Heaney have acquired the former Tesco clothing outlet at Riverside Drive, Bedford.
The EWM Group have acquired a new unit of 11,500 sq ft for their Peacocks and EWM branches, on a new lease. Neighbours include M & S, Argos and New Look.