KAPORAL and ALAIN AFFLELOU confirm the success of the CENTRE SUD shopping centre in France.
The opening of the new 152 sq.m. concept store by Yves Rocher and the new 80 sq.m. KIKO shop, sparked interest from retailers KAPORAL and ALAIN AFFLELOU in opening up in the CENTRE SUD shopping centre, located in the French city of Le Mans.
KAPORAL, a French high street fashion retailer opened its first shop in the region on Saturday, March 16, which is 125 sq.m in size. The French opticians/glasses retailer ALAIN AFFLELOU continues to develop nationwide with the opening of a new 184 sq.m store at the beginning of April 2013.
Property of Henderson Global Investors, CENTRE SUD is the largest shopping center in the Le Mans region, with a retail space covering 13,200 sq.m. Located in the heart of the historic town of Le Mans and boasting superb access, CENTRE SUD includes a Carrefour hypermarket and offers 90 stores dedicated to beauty, entertainment, fashion, furniture/home, and DIY.
"The arrival of the KAPORAL, a modern French fashion retailer, and of ALAIN AFFLELOU who often choose top locations, confirms the high appeal of CENTRE SUD, which is the only shopping centre to enjoy a catchment area of more than 300,000 inhabitants, "says Alexis de Prévoisin, Head of Shopping Centres & Retail Parks at Cushman & Wakefield in France.
Henderson Global Investors has provided information on CENTRE SUD exclusively to the Retail department of Cushman & Wakefield France (Noël Moussali +33 1 53 76 95 80 or firstname.lastname@example.org).