Martes Sport has joined the Galeria Chełm shopping center, which opening is planned for the second half of 2019. The new store of this brand will be of 985 sqm. area and will become the largest sports store in Chełm.
Acteeum – the co-investor and an entity responsible for commercialization of Galeria Chełm – has just signed a lease agreement for the commercial premises with the Martes Sport chain. This leading brand of sports stores will offer its entire range of goods and equipment in the newest, comfortable store, featuring 985 sqm. of retail area. The presence of Martes Sport in the Chełm shopping center will provide customers from Chełm and the surrounding area with an extremely wide range of sports and recreation products without the need to travel to distant urban centers.
– Martes Sport, continuing its national expansion, opens its store in Chełm, as it is a city with large potential and a significant market reach. An additional advantage is the location of Galeria Chełm at the main transport hub of the city. It is also worth emphasizing that the project being developed – reflects a long-awaited format – currently only a retail park operates in Chełm – explains Tomasz Barchański, Expansion Manager in Martes Sport.
Martes Sport is a chain of large-format sports stores offering branded sports and recreation goods. The Martes Sport offer is addressed to demanding clients who attach great importance to the brand and quality. It meets the tastes of both experienced sports enthusiasts and those who are seeking the right discipline of activities. Thanks to the transparent display of products Martes Sport stores are modern, customer-friendly and reflect the atmosphere and feel of sport. Functional and division-organized scheme of sports departments in the store allows easy navigation and quick location of the desired articles.
The dynamic and consistent development of the brand has led the Martes Sport to become the chain of over 280 sports stores in Poland.
Galeria Chełm on the area of 17.5 thousand sqm. will offer 55 commercial premises and over 550 parking spaces. The plot on which the new shopping center will be located at the junction of Lubelska and Rejowiecka streets (also constituting the Chełm beltway), in the major transportation hub of the city. The Galeria Chełm’s catchment area covers nearly 300,000 residents as well as the cross-border traffic with Ukraine and Belarus.
Among the tenants that will open their stores in Galeria Chełm are already such known brands as Lidl, CCC, SMYK, Rossmann and RTV Euro AGD. The commercialization level had already, a year before the grand opening, exceeded 70%.
The construction works will start in the third quarter of 2018, and the Galeria Chełm grand opening is planned for the second half of 2019.