Thanks to the recent lease agreements, the shopping offer of the new retail park in Gorzów, developed jointly by Acteeum and Equilis, was enriched with another three popular brands. Smyk, dm drugstore and 4F will open their stores in the regional shopping center currently under construction in Gorzów. As the result, the shopping assortment available in the facility will become unrivaled.
Construction of a facility in Gorzów with a total area of 25,000. sqm GLA, which opening is scheduled for the third quarter of 2024, is progressing dynamically and according to schedule.
The Gorzów retail park developed jointly by Acteeum and Equilis is the largest and most modern regional shopping complex, with a total area of 25,000 sqm whare over 30 stores will be established. The opening of the facility built in the power center format is scheduled for the third quarter of 2024, and the commercialization process is being finalized.
Three well-known and popular brands – Smyk, dm drugstore and 4F – secured the opening of their stores in the emerging Gorzów power center. Smyk in a store with an area of 550 sqm will offer a comprehensive range of children’s products, dm drugstore in a store with an area of 610 m², will provide an extremely wide selection of drugstore goods at affordable prices, while 4F, in a showroom with an area of 300 m². will provide customers with comprehensive range of sports clothing, footwear and accessories.
– With each subsequent lease agreement, our Gorzów project becomes more attractive and unique for customers. Therefore, we are very happy that thanks to joining three well-known and popular brands to the project, the power center’s shopping offer has now become truly vibrant, also in drugstore, children’s and sports products. In parallel with the completed commercialization of the facility, its construction is also taking shape and is being built extremely efficiently.
– says Tomasz Jopkiewicz, Leasing Director at Acteeum Central Europe.
The offers of all three brands fit perfectly into the attractive tenant mix of the Gorzów shopping center and will enable residents of the city and surrounding area to make comprehensive, convenient and attractive shopping, previously unavailable in such a well-accessible and friendly location.
Smyk, dm and 4F along with other brands that have already signed their lease agreements – including: Jula, Sinsay, Decathlon, Biedronka, CCC, HalfPrice, New Yorker, Martes Sport, Cropp, House, Jysk, Diverse, Tedi, and Maxi Zoo – create an almost complete offer of the Gorzów shopping center.
– Our project in Gorzów draws great interest from tenants – both well-known international chains and valued local brands – and with each signed contract it confirms its unique commercial potential. The addition of Smyk, dm and 4F to our power center perfectly complements the shopping offer so awaited by residents, and on the other hand, highlights the attractiveness of the project and its strategic location on the commercial map of the city and the region.
– says Xavier Pierlet, Chief Investment Officer of Equilis Europe.
Gorzów power center
Gorzów power center, will be the first and at the same time the largest shopping complex of its kind in Gorzów Wielkopolski and the surrounding region. The complex will be built on a plot of 8 hectares, located on Walczaka Street, one of the main entrance roads to the city center. The location of the shopping center provides excellent transport links to the center of Gorzow and the entire region. It will be constructed in the immediate vicinity of an independently developed Selgros hypermarket and a gas station of a leading brand.
The Gorzow retail park, with a total area of 25,000 sqm GLA, will offer everything customers need – from a modern and spacious Biedronka supermarket of 1,300 sqm GLA, through a wide range of fashion stores such as Sinsay, Cropp, House, Diverse, HalfPrice, New Yorker or CCC, sports brands such as. Decathlon, 4F or Martes Sport, drugstore like dm, DYI and home&deco brands like Jula or Jysk to a consumer electronics store, Smyk, Tedi store and Maxi Zoo. The Gorzów power center will include about 800 parking spaces and infrastructure for charging electric vehicles. The project will also include zones for relaxation, entertainment, children’s games, food and beverage, as well as many interesting small architecture solutions.
The Gorzów retail park construction works have started in September and the opening is scheduled for the third quarter of 2024.
SMYK has been an iconic brand offering products for children for over 40 years. The SMYK retail chain includes stores in Poland, the smyk.com online store and its own stores in Romania and Ukraine. Additionally, Cool Club and Smiki own brand products are available in the online and physical stores of our franchise and trade partners in Europe and the Middle East.
SMYK stores offer a wide selection of clothing and footwear, toys, baby accessories and other products for children aged 0-14. SMYK sells products under its own brands – primarily “COOL CLUB” and “SMIKI”, which are available only in the SMYK chain. COOL CLUB is a brand under which SMYK offers unique clothing, footwear and accessories for children created by its own team of designers. However, SMIKI’s own brand is dedicated to baby toys and accessories. The offer of SMYK stores also includes products from renowned, world-famous brands and manufacturers of toys and accessories for children (including Lego, Mattel, Hasbro, etc.).
dm is the largest drugstore chain in Europe with over 3,800 stores in 13 countries. The brand’s success story began in 1973 in Germany. “It’s the person who counts here. I buy here” – this is the company’s main idea.
dm drugstores offer a wide selection of face and body care products, health and hygiene products and in the categories of cosmetics and perfumes, food, household, photo services and pet food. In addition to products from well-known brands, customers will also find many own brands at dm, such as Balea or the best-selling brand of certified natural cosmetics, Alverde. dm is also appreciated for its team of qualified employees who are happy to advise customers. The network is constantly optimizing all its processes to fulfill responsibility for sustainable development throughout Europe.
4F is a brand that offers high-class sports clothing and accessories. Its hallmark is the combination of quality, technology and fashionable materials with modern design. 4F products are intended for both training and everyday wear.
4F has been cooperating with the Polish Olympic Committee since 2008, and the brand has dressed the teams of as many as 8 countries for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics. 4F clothing is produced in line with current trends in the fashion industry and using the latest technological solutions. An important aspect of the brand’s strategy is support for physical activity at all levels of advancement and in many disciplines.
Information about Equilis
Equilis is a family-owned company from Belgium, founded in 2006. The developer’s strategy is diversification – both geographically and by sector. The company is present in 6 European countries – in a belt stretching from Spain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany and Poland. It specializes in commercial and residential real estate. Globally, Equilis is not only retail and residential, but also revitalization projects, seniors’ homes, dormitories or public spaces. Equilis opened its headquarters in Poland in late 2016. Its first commercial projects, together with Acteeum, were the construction of Galeria Chelm, which was completed in March 2020, and Park Handlowy Andrychow-completed in autumn 2021. Equilis’ motto is to build places where people create their happy stories.
Information about Acteeum
Acteeum Group is a privately owned international company operating in the commercial and residential real estate market in Poland, undertaking the entire development process, from the identification of suitable land for development, through the design, construction, commercialization, to the management and sale of facilities.
Acteeum’s approach to projects is based on years of experience and knowledge of the Polish market and the development process. The company is a business partner of large institutional companies, including CBRE Global Investors, Immofinanz, NepiRockcastle, BPI, BIG, Falcon Investment Management, Equilis as well as working with private investors. Acteeum focuses on the construction of large retail complexes and facilities with residential uses.
Acteeum owns its own land portfolio and is negotiating the purchase of more land for the construction of shopping centers, retail parks and for residential purposes.
For more about Acteeum, visit www.acteeum.pl