Smith Young provide acquisition advice to Amon throughout the UK. Amon is a new fashion and accessories retailer from China seeking to open 10 boutique stores per year following recent openings in The Frenchgate Centre, Doncaster and The Metro Centre, Gateshead. All major centres/ shopping centres throughout the UK will be considered with priority locations including Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield, Nottingham and York.
Location: All major towns, cities and shopping centres
Format: Prime High Street/Shopping Centre
Size: 500 -1000 sq ft
Smith Young provide acquisition and strategic portfolio advice throughout the North of the UK. Recent acquisitions include The Metro Centre, Gateshead, The Grove Ilkley, Intu Derby and most recently St Helens Square, York. In terms of new sites Carluccio’s require:
Location: High footfall locations including high streets, shopping centres, transport hubs, office locations and hotels. Other requirements: Exterior seating preferred; Genuine all day offer 8.00am—11.00pm, 7 days a week
Format: 5A1 Covenant
Size: 3,500 sq ft plus (a minimum of 2,500 sq ft at ground floor)
User: A3 / Mixed use planning consent (A1/A3) – Change of Use considered
Tenure: Long leases taken
Trespass is continuing to expand its current store portfolio and requires 30 new stores in the UK in 2017/18 for its performance outdoor clothing and accessories range.
Location: All major Northern towns and cities considered
Format: High Street, Shopping Centre, Retail/Fashion Parks
Size: 1,800—2,500 sq ft ground floor sales, plus ancillary