Freeport plc developed and opened what was then Europe’s largest outlet in 2005 providing some 50,000m2 of commercial space.
Following its opening the centre was intensively managed by Freeport both in terms of brand mix and marketing and in 2011 growing tenant demand and year on year performance increases enabled an extension to the centre and subsequently the opening of one of the largest conference centres in Lisbon to further boost its customer appeal.
In 2014 the centre was sold to an investor and that fund and it advisors are now responsible for the centre’s management.
Ringsted Outlet Centre is the only outlet village in Denmark
It is 40 minutes from Copenhagen, and has 14,000 m2 of GLA featuring leading international and Danish brands such as Nike, Guess, Desigual, Hugo Boss, Peak Performance and Gant.
Managed by Freeport Retail since 2011, footfall and sales have more than doubled over this period. The centre enjoys a growing reputation amongst the brands, Hugo Boss has recently opened a major extension and many new brands are on their way.
In a great location in the Isere valley, located in the second wealthiest region in France, 30 minutes from Lyon and adjacent to the main Autoroute de la Maurienne which links Lyon to Chambery and Geneva via the A43 and to Grenoble by the A48. The region is already popular with tourists and lies on the main route from Pris to the ski resorts.
It has a fabulous and innovative design by leading Italian architect Gianni Ranaulo which will showcase leading brands.
Freeport is developing the village in partnership with Compagnie de Phalsbourg, one of France’s leading and most innovative out of town retail developers.
We have just launched leasing and have signed a number of leading brands. This will be one of the most upscale Designer Outlet Villages in western Europe.
The opening of the village is scheduled for 4 April 2018, construction has now started.
Freeport A’Famosa Outlet is the first of a number of projects that Freeport is planning in south east Asia. Located on the north-south highway between Kuala Lumpur and Melaka next to the 520 hectare A’famosa Resort (www.afamosa.com) which has over 2 million visitors a year. It brings a modern designer outlet to the residents of Kuala Lumpur and the holiday makers of Melaka.
The 175,000 sq ft first phase opened in November 2015 and has been an instant hit with over The outlet has received nearly 3 million visitors in its first year of trading and is showing year on year growth of 20%. Plans for an extension are well advanced.
The project is being undertaken in partnership with Langkah Realiti, owner and operator of A’famosa Resort and a highly experienced Real estate developer and investor.
Acienda Designer Outlet will be the first pure outlet village in The Philippines. Located 45km south of Manila and close to Tagaytay the 21,000m2 scheme will provide some 90 retail brands and beautiful food and beverage quarter.
The centre will offer over 1,600 car spaces and is themed on a selection of European architectural styles.
Construction started in late 2016 and the centre is scheduled to open in October 2018. Freeport has partnered with Cathay Land. A well respected and active developer based in Manila. As with the Freeport A’famosa Outlet in Malaysia, Freeport will be the long term manager of the outlet.
2018 SeptemberFreeport Retail is delighted to announce that 70% of the stores have been leased for the soft opening on 26th October. Many stores are now in fitout for the Philippines’ first designer outlet. With an eventual line up of over 120 stores it promises to be a major new feature in the retail landscape of the Philippines. As can be seen from the attached photos both the centre and the store fitouts are of the highest quality.
Freeport Retail Commercial Director, Chris Milliken said: “We’re really excited with how it’s taking shape. The special features and landscaping are bringing the vision to life and the retailers are responding with good quality stores. The centre is on track and the opening in October promises to be a great day.”
Freeport is delighted to announce that it is coming back to the UK, 12 years after the sale of the historical Freeport UK outlet centres!
Freeport is working on a new 220,000 sq ft premium outlet centre, located centrally in the UK, adjacent to the main A1 highway, near Grantham, in the East Midlands.
This major project is in partnership with regional department store group, Oldrids & Downtown.
The Downtown Grantham site is a well-established and popular retail location, already attracting over 2 million visits each year.
The planning process to redevelop the entire site to include an attractive, state-of-the-art premium outlet centre offering 107 stores, a brand-new “Downtown at Home” store, a futuristic Garden Centre and a large indoor leisure facility, is well-advanced. Downtown Grantham Designer Outlet will deliver an exciting new shopping and leisure experience to customers from far and wide, located just over an hour’s train journey from London on the main London to Edinburgh East Coast railway line.
>Downtown Grantham Designer Outlet represents an exciting opportunity for premium brands to reach a currently unserved area of the UK.
Finland’s first and pre-eminent Designer Outlet Village in a unique harbourside setting 75 minutes from the centre of Helsinki.
Much more than a retail destination, the development will include a marina, international ferry and cruise terminal, bus and rail interchange, hotels, restaurants, cinema and apartments as well as the existing award-winning National Maritime Museum.
There will be a mix of global and international brands, with an emphasis on major European, Scandinavian and Finnish brands plus strong independent retail names.
Kotka Old Port will provide a premium destination for designer brands to access the lucrative Russian market and the fast growing numbers of Chinese and Asian tourists as well as attracting Finnish residents to the area.
In March 2018 Freeport was selected as the operator, the centre will open late 2019.
Freeport International Outlet was developed and opened by Freeport plc in 2003. Located in the south of Czech Republic at its border with Austria and approximately 50 minutes to the north of Vienna
The centre offers 23,000m2 of retail and F&B space. In 2014 the centre was sold to an investor which subsequently took over the centre management.
Freeport Kungsbacka was developed by Freeport plc and opened in 2001.
It is located 30km south of Gothenburg on the west coast of Sweden. The centre provides some 16,700m2 of retail and F&B space
In 2014 the centre was sold to a third party investor and it and its advisors are now responsible for the centre management.
One Fashion Outlet in Voderady is the first outlet centre in Slovakia.
Phase 1 opened in November 2013 with 70 stores amounting to 15,000 m2 of GLA in total, Phase 2 of 5,000 m2 is currently in planning. The centre is anchored by major international brands like Nike, Gant, Tom Tailor and Baldinini..
Major luxury Outlet Mall with associated leisure and fine dining will boast a top class mix of luxury and premium brands.
The outlet is aprt of major holiday and residential resort which includes multi screen and IMAX cinema, innovative children’s play areas and entertainment, bowling and a wide range of restaurants.
The 900 berth marina will also be graced by one of the region’s must luxurious hotels, spa and high end apartments.
The entire mall will have an outdoor ambience with indoor streets covered by continuous skylights to provide natural light.
Designed by leading international architects RTKL, the mall will have a unique resort-style architecture which will incorporate traditional Arabic motifs.
Sensitively designed with the local consumer in mind it will also cater to an international clientele.
Integral to the quality and sensitivity of the masterplan is the absolute commitment that all elements will open simultaneously.
Opened in Easter 2014, almost fully leased and has now gone on to open a second phase.
Off the main Autostrada 7 between Genoa and La Spezia and within a few minutes of Italy’s famous Cinque Terre.
Freeport successfully developed this major scheme, winning the trust of the local community to build an outlet to serve the French (Strasbourg) market and the German (Baden Baden) market.
Freeport won CDAC and Permis Construire and launched leasing and construction before selling to MAB Neinver in 2010.
Freeport Retail has a single focus, we run outlet centres.