Expanding Midlands’ retail and leisure destination, Derbion, has announced a string of new lettings including luxury beauty and wellness brand, Rituals, and global family lifestyle retailer, MINISO.
Rituals has signed a lease for a 1,700 sq. ft retail space marking the brand’s first standalone store in Derby. The leading lifestyle and wellness brand has over 1,000 stores across 36 countries, and offers visitors to Derbion the chance to discover award-winning bath, body and home products, ranging from skin and body care to scented candles and fragrances.
MINISO, which has stores in over 100 countries worldwide, has also recently opened the doors to its brand-new 2,000 sq. ft store. Further strengthening Derbion’s diverse retail offering, and appealing to young adults and families, MINISO offers a range of high-quality, design-led products including toys, tech, stationery, accessories, homeware, food, health and beauty.
The news follows a string of recent openings at the centre including iconic fragrance brand Yankee Candle’s 1,300 sq. ft store, and travel brand TUI’s all-new 1,000 sq. ft space. Asian street food brand, Chi, and rising Mediterranean food brand, Villa Express, have also recently opened, completing the line up for Derbion’s refurbished Food Terrace.
Michael Boundy, Senior Asset Manager at Derbion, commented: “Following the success of 2022, it’s great to see that our leasing momentum has continued with a great number of new openings, store upsizes and retailer refurbishments throughout the year, and it’s fantastic to enter the busiest months of the year with multiple lettings from renowned and iconic brands.
“We’re proud to announce the arrival of Rituals and MINISO, alongside recent openings such as Yankee Candle, TUI, Chi and Villa Express, as we broaden our offer across retail, and catering to ensure the centre remains the most attractive proposition for leading brands and our customers.”