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Issue 209 : April 22nd 2014

UK mall development to take-off again in 2016

UK shopping centre development hit a four-year high last year, but subdued activity is expected in 2014 and 2015 as the market continues to recover from the economic downturn.
    However, a notable uptick in development is expected from 2016, with large schemes already in the pipeline and new projects on the horizon.
   

Google looks to in-store conversions via AdWords

Online juggernaut Google is testing a way to effectively bridge the gap between online activity and in-store purchases.
    The pilot project is aimed at linking online behaviour with in-store purchasing and is reportedly being trialled in the US.

German RE snaps up famous retail landmark

Allianz Real Estate has purchased the Kö-Galerie on Königsallee in Düsseldorf.
    The sellers are funds managed by Blackstone and the Hamburg-based shopping centre owner and operator ECE.

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