New owner. Big plans. Acquisition-hungry The Ardent Companies has completed the takeover of Touchwood shopping centre in Solihull, West Midlands, from Lendlease Retail Partnership, for an undisclosed sum.
Positivity and optimism were the key words that ran through Brand Architekts’ trading update for the 52 weeks to 30 June on Tuesday. However, it also said some negative numbers refected its consolidation efforts.