ESH’s occupational agency team is one of the leading advisers in the UK Out of Town retail market. Our instructions vary from some of the country’s most significant shopping parks to prime, furniture-led schemes, smaller freestanding units, cluster developments, foodstores and leisure parks. We also specialise in roadside developments including drive-thru, diner restaurants and pod developments.
Our clients include major PLC pension funds, national and international retailers, successful development companies and established property companies.
ESH represents the following retailers:
Barker & Stonehouse is a leading premium furniture retailer with 9 stores in England and a further 2 in the pipeline. Barker & Stonehouse are seeking prime, quality furniture locations for stores of 20,000 sqft.
Jollyes is one of the UK’s largest chains of pet food superstores with 64 stores in the UK and Northern Ireland. Jollyes are expanding in the UK and are seeking units of 5,000-6,000sqft on Retail Parks, standalone and roadside sites close to retail pitches.
Lauren Chew & Tim Hornor
Starbucks are a world leading coffee company with thousands of stores worldwide. Starbucks continue to expand within the UK and are actively seeking drive-thru and drive-to sites of between 1,500sqft and 2,000sqft on Retail Parks or standalone sites in prominent locations.
Chris Fenton & Karl Norman
Pure Gym are one of the leading gym operator throughout the UK with over 200 gyms. Pure Gym are expanding and are seeking units of 6,000-15,000 sq ft on retail parks, in city centres locations and standalone units. Surveyor: Chris Fenton
Mothercare are the UK’s leading mother and baby specialist with approximately 100 out of town stores in the UK. ESH advise Mothercare on out-of-town acquisitions, disposals and re-gears.
New Look is one of the leading fast fashion brands with 578 UK stores, approximately 80 of which are located out of town. ESH advise New Look on out of town acquisitions, disposals and re-gears.
The Furniture Gallery by Joysleep are looking to acquire retail warehouse showrooms in and around London. They currently have stores at Lakeside, Thurrock and Wembley and are seeking units of between 5,000 - 15,000 sq ft.
Giles Pickford & Nick Howe