The winners of the 2013 Property Council of Australia/Rider Levett Bucknall Innovation and Excellence Awards were announced at a gala dinner in Sydney on Saturday May 18.
This marks the next stage of completion at Westfield Sydney following the opening of a 820 seat capacity level five food atrium in April.
Emulating the same design elements of it other stores this La Senza store is one of a few stores that are expected to open this year.
Gap has debuted its first four wholly-owned stores and online retail store in China.
The 1200 square metre store is the first icon store to open in Australia as part of the Westfield Sydney redevelopment.
With 120 further stores still scheduled to open at Westfield Sydney, Datamonitor believes the highlight for the redeveloped shopping centre will be the arrival of Spain’s Zara in 2011.
After eight years of formal planning, 130 retail stores are now trading as part of stage one of Westfield Sydney's opening.
As part of the launch of the redeveloped Westfield Sydney this Thursday, Gap will also be opening its much anticipated second store.
Currently a brand distributed through several specialty travel retailers, this Tumi store will be the first to be opened in Australia by Busbrand this Thursday.
Expected to open later this month, stage one of Westfield Sydney's $1.2 billion development will not only unveil consumer retail stores but also food outlets.
With the first stages of Westfield Sydney due to be revealed in just over month, Retailbiz chatted with Julia Clarke, Westfield Australia manager of corporate affairs, about the specs of the new space.
Research from CB Richard Ellis shows that retail rental in Sydney CBD continues to spike in the first half of 2010, despite a slowdown in retail trade.