Inter IKEA Centre Polska S.A. has entered into a lease agreement with Saturn, a chain of consumer electronic stores.
Saturn offers a wide range of brand products such as: new media, consumer electronics, household appliances, computers and accessories, Software, telecommunications and photography, as well as wide range of CD and DVD. Today the company operates 14 stores in Poland located in Katowice, Krakow and Warsaw among others. Port Ùódê has gained a new tenant which will occupy over 5,000 m² of the center space.
Cushman & Wakefield, a global real estate consultant is responsible for the commercialization of the centre, in cooperation with Lease Department of Inter IKEA Centre Polska S.A.
Port Ùódê shopping center, which is due for completion in spring 2010, will be one of the largest shopping centers in the region. The complex will be 127,000 m² including 100,000 m² intended for lease with catchment area holding 1.5 million of potential customers. The attractiveness of the center will be enhanced by original arrangement and fit-out, with patio combining recreational, sports and leisure functions. Recreational and retail zone with children's play area, stage and tree-covered gardened will be 10,000 m².
The extension of a tram line going to the city center and connecting the scheme with Pabianice will also contribute to positive perception of the shopping environment. Two new tram stops will be constructed and access road modernized. Infrastructural investments scheduled to be completed by 2011 will result in the connection of Port Ùódê with the western part of the city's future ring road (expressway, S14).
Port Ùódê will feature over 200 stores and service points of various offer. Over 33,000 m² will be occupied by IKEA. The tenant group also includes Leroy Merlin, Alma, H&M, C&A, RESERVED, Cropptown, House, Mohito, Home&You, Esotiq, Cubus, Benetton, ExiSport, RTV EURO AGD, Douglas and other leading national and international brands.
Source: Cushman & Wakefield Polska Sp. z o.o.