CARREFOUR POLAND PRESENTED ITS LATEST INVESTMENTS AT SHOPPING CENTER FORUM 2019

CARREFOUR POLAND PRESENTED ITS LATEST INVESTMENTS AT SHOPPING CENTER FORUM 2019

  • 30.09.2019
  • Commercial properties

For the 7th time in a row, Carrefour Poland was the exhibitor of the Shopping Center Forum - the largest trade fair for commercial real estate in Poland and Central and Eastern Europe. During the event taking place on September 25-26, 2019, Carrefour presented its portfolio of modernized shopping centers, and announced a new investment - the expansion of Sonata Park in Sochaczew. The fair was a success. The Carrefour stand attracted a lot of interest from current and potential tenants and business partners.

Carrefour Polska, owner and manager of 20 shopping centers with a total area of ​​over 230,000 GLA, presented its latest investments during the fair. Among them are the recently expanded and remodeled Galeria Słowiańska in Zgorzelec, as well as CH Sonata Park in Sochaczew, whose expansion will start this year. The modernized and currently commercialized shopping centers were also promoted: AKS in Chorzów and Zielone Wzgórze in Białystok. The Carrefour stand was clearly visible and enjoyed great interest from the event participants. Business talks were held in a specially separated area of ​​the stand, and guests were offered refreshments prepared from organic products, which is in line with Carrefour's activities relating to the Act For Food campaign.

During the two days of the fair, the Commercialization Department and the Real Estate and Expansion Department held several dozen valuable meetings with current and potential business partners. Thanks to the diversified portfolio of shopping centers, almost every potential tenant has been presented with proposals that have the chance to result in beneficial cooperation this year. During the fair, Carrefour was represented, among others, by Jagoda Gwardys-Zientara – Director of Finance, Shopping Malls, Real Estate and Expansion, Ewa Karska - Shopping Center Department Director, as well as Ronan Martin, International Real Estate Director at the Carrefour Group.

Shopping Center Forum is the largest annual meeting of developers, investors and shopping center managers with tenants who are looking for attractive space for their stores. This year the fair was held on September 25-26 at the Expo XXI exhibition center in Warsaw. This year's edition of the fair enjoyed a record turnout, as evidenced by the numbers: over 1,800 participants representing 500 retail chains, 300 projects and over 60 exhibitors and partners.