Gunwharf Quays is the South’s leading designer shopping outlet set in a cultural harbour front location in the heart of Portsmouth.
Owned by Land Securities, it covers 570,000 square feet with over 90 stores and over 30 restaurants, bars and coffee shops. Annual footfall of around 8m people per annum.
Previous seasonal schemes had seen significant challenges with regard to the site location, from wind, sea-spray and the mix of indoor and outdoor locations. Product quality and a lack of service support were high on their areas for attention.
Blachere Themed Environment Division (BITE UK) won the tender to deliver the project and a 3 year scheme established in 2016 received the following feedback;
“Thank you for working with us to produce a classy, sophisticated and premium display…” – Sean Sweeney – Centre Operations Manager