JoJo Maman Bebe Move to Muswell

23 June 2011

On Thursday 16th June Jo Jo Maman Bebe completed the lease for 167 The Broadway, Muswell Hill.

The property will be Jo Jo's 38th store across the UK,

The shop is to open in early August 2011.

Hentsch Man debuts in Newburgh Quarter, Soho

23 June 2011

Menswear retailer Hentsch Man has just opened at 8 Newburgh Street on Shaftesbury's Carnaby Estate. Orme Retail acted for the brand (stocked in Wolf & Badger, Trunk Clothiers and The Shop at Bluebird, London, as well as outlets throughout the US, France, Berlin & Zurich) to secure an initial 3 month trading licence in the 550 sq ft shop (250 sq ft ground floor sales). It is hoped that Hentsch Man will go on to commit to a longer 5 year lease term from August 2011.

Hublot opens its new London flagship boutique at 31 New Bond Street W1

22 June 2011

The store was officially opened by Hublot's CEO, Jean-Claude Biver, along with Marcus Margulies, the Chairman of Time Products and Ilie Nastase, the former world number 1 tennis player. The opening is Hublot's 36th store globally, following the recent openings over the past two months in Place Vendôme Paris, Madison Avenue New York, Beverly Hills, Miami and Japan.

Orme Retail represented Hublot in the off-market transaction, through Time Products that owns the luxury 170 Old Bond Street watch store 'Marcus', to locate and secure the assignment of the site, which first involved the lease renewal of the former tenant, Furla.

Fenn Wright Manson Expands

8 June 2011

Glamorous High Street ladieswear retailer Fenn Wright Manson has recently taken stores in Ringwood, St Albans and Godalming.

Orme Retail identified and negotiated all 3 new stores. In St Albans they have acquired the former Springfield Pharmacy at 19 Market Place on the basis of a new 10 year lease and are due to open at the end of June.

In Ringwood they have opened a 1,100 sq ft store next to Crew Clothing again on a new 10 year lease, and in Godalming they are now fitting out the new store at 65 High Street.

Patagonia comes to London!

29 March 2011

Orme Retail acted for Patagonia, the Californian based outdoor retailer, to acquire a London flagship store in Covent Garden, which is due to open its doors this summer.

The 5,000 sq ft store will open in June on Langley Street, in a former brewery and will showcase the full product range of the brand, including technical products, outdoor clothing and footwear.

It will be Patagonia's second UK store and is to be their only London location.

Designer Dogs Head for Westbourne Grove

7 March 2011

Acting on behalf of a private Landlord Orme Retail have let 179 Westbourne Grove to Verve London.

Verve London Pet Boutique & Cafe currently trades from locations in the heart of Camden Stables Market and it is, to date the very first and only pet boutique and cafe in Europe. They will be stocking the latest in upmarket clothing and accessories for your pets.

They have taken a new ten year lease, and are currently fitting out with an opening planned for the end of Ma

The Village Bicycle comes to Notting Hill!

22 February 2011

Acting on behalf of a private Landlord, Orme Retail has let 79-81 Ledbury Road to a new concept store, "The Village Bicycle". Inspired by 1960's London vintage store, 'Granny Takes A Trip' and Paris mecca 'Colette', the conceptual boutique on Ledbury Road aims to offer something different to the current retail offer in Notting Hill.

The store will sell a mix of vintage and contemporary clothing from the likes of Mark Fast, Todd Lynn, Bodyamr and Felder Felder, as well as art curated by Tyrone Wood of the Scream Gallery on Bruton Street.

The shop is currently fitting out with an opening date for 25th March 2011 provisionally set.

White Stuff expand in Ipswich

4 August 2010

White Stuff are acquiring an assignment of the lease at a passing rental of £65,750 p.a.x. from Marstons plc advised by EWS Surveyors.

Orme Retail advised White Stuff on the new premises, which will provide app 1,900 sq ft of sales on ground floor.

Rick Owens

6 January 2010

The American born fashion designer brand, well known for his edgy fashions favoured by the likes of Courtney Love and Madonna, will open in April 2009.

Orme Retail acted for Rick Owens and Leslie Perkins acted for the Landlord.

Marc Jacobs

16 January 2009

The 3,000 sq ft store will open in March 2009 and is located on the corner of Mount Street and South Audley Street, only a few doors away from their existing shop.

Orme Retail acted for Marc Jacobs.