"Lavina Mall secures leading position in the fashion retail segment after opening of Inditex stores, including one of the largest ZARA stores in Eastern Europe”, — CEO of NAI Ukraine Vitaly Boyko
On August 15th, the largest ZARA store in Eastern Europe opened in Lavina Mall — the biggest shopping and entertainment center in Ukraine. ZARA and a range of other stores of Spanish multinational clothing company Inditex (Oysho, Bershka, Pull & Bear and Massimo Dutti) opened in new unique formats, with a total area of 10 000 m². On the opening night famous Ukrainian singers performed for the visitors, and most of the shops in Lavina Mall offered discounts and promotions.
“From now on we can state with confidence that Lavina Mall has become a leader, not only as an entertainment center with the largest indoor Galaxy park in Europe, and as a mall with the widest selection of children’s goods and electronics, but also consolidated its leadership position in the fashion-retail segment after the opening of the Inditex stores, including one of the largest ZARA stores in Eastern Europe Zara. This is just the beginning, and with the NAI Ukraine team, the long-awaited world-famous brands will soon be opening their stores at Lavina Mall,” — said CEO of NAI Ukraine Vitaliy Boyko.
As for the end of August, the number of signed contracts for store openings will exceed 89%. After the opening of 5 Inditex stores (ZARA, Oysho, Bershka, Pull & Bear and Massimo Dutti), Terranova, Tommy Hilfiger and SuperStep, with a total area of over 10,000 square meters, the occupancy of Lavina Mall will surpass 75%.
Lavina Mall has become the main fashion destination in Kyiv. In June 2017, the commodity turnover in the largest shopping center of Ukraine increased by 22%, and in July — by 14% when compared with June. Turnover growth is ensured by the unique tenant mix, and effective marketing actions of tenants and the managing company.
In total, over 300 stores have been opened in the shopping center, including Benetton, Brocard, Lacoste, LC Waikiki, Calvin Klein Jeans, Betty Barclay, Fynch Hatton, STEM, Promod, Tally Weijl, Lee Cooper, NAF NAF, Levi’s, VIPA, Orsay, Pimkie , Lerros, Intertop, Saucony. Walker, New Balance, Cosmo, Butlers, Arena, Etam, Triumph, Lisca, Golden Point and others. Between 3 and 7 new stores open weekly at Lavina Mall.
About Lavina Mall
Lavina Mall is a shopping and entertainment center, the largest Ukrainian ‘megamall’, with an area of 170,280 sq.m. Lavina Mall features the widest selection of fashion brands, the largest indoor GALAXY family entertainment park in Europe (20,000 sq.m.), and the country’s largest MULTIPLEX cinema with 13 screens. Lavina Mall is the first mall in a network of 7 megamalls, including Ocean Mall and Blockbuster Mall. The total network’s area will be over 2 million sq.m.
About NAI Ukraine
NAI Ukraine represents NAI Global in Ukraine. The company has become a leader in commercial real estate consulting and leasing. NAI Ukraine is a consultant and leasing agent of major Ukrainian commercial real estate projects – such as Lavina Mall, Rive Gauche, Ocean Mall, Blockbuster Mall and many others. NAI Ukraine team has vast experience: 700 consulting projects, over 100 properties put into operation, and over 3 million sq.m. leased. To learn more, visit http://naiukraine.com/en