Docks Bruxsel is a new generation, urban shopping centre that provides customers with a unique experience in Brussels; combining leisure activities with shops, food and entertainment.
As co-investor’s with AIMCo, we intend to build on the success of Docks Bruxsel’s unique shopping district positioning. Portus Retail, appointed as Asset & Investment Manager, are responsible for defining and implementing a new business plan and strategy for a marketing programme, events, proactive leasing campaign and operating plan. Our vision involves refreshing and strengthening the tenant mix and investment in the customer experience to develop a long-term sustainable business.
Having established an on-site operating team and appointed a new Property Manager, Portus Retail have overseen the replacement/remerchandising or regeared leases for 30 tenants and brought in major brands including; Jack& Jones, Only, Snipes, Carrefour, Ford and Media Markt. A new marketing strategy including major events such as a Christmas Village, Ice Rink and the International Elephant Parade Exhibition; supported by a specialty leasing programme that has grown revenue by over 100%. Footfall has increased during this time by over 15% and a major leisure destination brand is being signed as part of a revised entertainment strategy to build on this success.
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