'Commercialisation'

Revo kick starts Free Space+

Date: 21/09/2017
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New national business incubator launched worth £300,000 to support retail start ups

We've launched Free Space+, a national initiative to offer start-up and growing businesses retail space and business support in retail centres at no cost.

Free Space+ is launched in partnership with nine of the largest UK retail landlords as well as the British Independent Retailers’ Association (bira) and partners Asset Space, The Yard Creative and Clear Channel.

Small businesses from across the ...

How are we doing?

Date: 10/07/2017
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We would like your honest, open thoughts.

You could win a £50 Love2shop voucher for letting us know!

Ever since we rebranded to Revo, we've been working hard to raise our game.

We’re committed to enhancing and improving our output in order to support our community to succeed.

There’s been some good stuff since last ...

Best in commercialisation celebrated at the Revo Opal Awards

Date: 05/04/2017
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The best in commercialisation programmes across UK retail destinations were ...

Opal Awards 2017 shortlist announced!

Date: 31/03/2017
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We've announced our shortlist for the Opal Awards 2017!

The only awards programme to truly encompass and reflect the entire breadth and scope of commercialisation activity and its positive impact on retail and leisure environments – as generators of income, a contributor to enhancing positive customer experience, the overall vitality of retail destinations and by creating points of difference, complementing the existing retail mix.

Find out the shortlist here

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Sanderson Arcade: Morpeth Market Initiative

Date: 30/04/2015
Description: Case Study - Morpeth Market Initiative – Sanderson Arcade Name of centre: Location: Owner / developer: First opened: Sanderson Arcade, Morpeth Morpeth, Northumberland Dransfield Properties Ltd November 2009 Name of initiative: Re-launch and upgrading of Morpeth Market Size of shopping centre: 105,000 sq. ft. Cost of initiative: Centre investment in the initiative valued at around £40,000 over three years, 50 per cent in capital investment 50 per cent for on-going management, PR and ...

Trinity Leeds: Meanwood Valley Urban Farm

Date: 30/04/2015
Description: Meanwood Valley Urban Farm COMMUNITY Trinity Leeds Centre size: 1 million sq ft Initiative overview Land Securities’ local charity partner at Trinity Leeds is Meanwood Valley Urban Farm, which aims to support inner city communities through education and learning. Land Securities’ support in 2013, which included inviting three local schools to participate in networking sessions and employability workshops, generated £2,500 worth of PR for the farm. More events have been planned ...

Opal Awards Checklist & Key Benefits 2015

Date: 01/01/2015
Description: The BCSC Opal Awards are the only UK award programme to recognise and reward commercialisation within shopping centres Whether you delivered, enabled or partnered, be it a retailer, agency or shopping centre... winning a BCSC Opal Award is an achievement that will not only benchmark you against UK-wide commercialisation but leverage PR and success for you. If in 2013/14 you delivered a high quality, commercially successful, engaging and/or creative experiential activation, mall retail or ...

Opal Awards Entry Guide 2015

Date: 01/01/2015
Description: BCSC Opal Awards 2015 Promoting the unique commercial and brand opportunities within the retail environment AWARD ENTRY GUIDE Supported by: Contents Welcome to the BCSC Opal Awards 2015 3 2014/2015 Key Dates 3 Entry Requirements and Process 3 Entry Fees 4 Judging Process 4 Scoring 5 Centre Sizes 5 Award Categories 6  Brand Immersion (New for 2015) 6  Commercial Events/Markets/Exhibitions 6  Experiential 7  Mall Retail - new to market less than one year of trading (New for 2015) 7 ...

BCSC Opal Awards 2016 - Sponsorship Packages

Date: 13/10/2015
Description: BCSC OPAL AWARDS 2016: Sponsorship Packages Brian Green | Sponsorship and Exhibition Sales Manager| brian.green@bcsc.org.uk | +44 (0)20 7227 3462 BCSC | Charter House | 13-15 Carteret Street | Westminster | London SW1H 9DJ T: +44 (0) 845 270 0775 | www.bcsc.org.uk 1 BCSC OPAL AWARDS 2016 April 2016 Venue TBC After the phenomenal success of the 2015 Opal Awards from BCSC, the leading awards scheme for commercialisation in retail environments returns for it’s fourth year. The aim of the BCSC ...

Westfield Stratford City and Exterion Media My Monopoly Live

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Brand Immersion Name of application: * My Monopoly Live Centre Size Over 1 million Location: * Westfield Stratford City SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: Description of Entry: My Monopoly is a new, modern take on the famous board game, allowing players to personalise their board’s property spaces, game tokens, Community Chest and Chance cards. Fans of Monopoly are extremely passionate – there are more than 11.5 million of them on Facebook ...

Wasserman Media Group and BSkyB Sky Sports 5 Research Centre

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Brand Immerson Name of application: * SKY SPORTS 5 RESEARCH CENTRE Centre Size Over 1 million Location: * Westfield London SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: To launch Sky Sports 5, our new European Football channel, Sky produced a nationwide through the line campaign featuring David Beckham in the fictional ‘Sky Sports Research Centre’. To successfully differential the channel, leverage media spend and maximise the unique ...

Ocean Outdoor UK, Fiat, Weve, Maxus and Kinetic at Westfield London Ocean, Fiat 500 Cult Couture and Weve

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Media Name of application: * Ocean, Fiat 500 Cult Couture and Weve Centre Size Over 1 million Location: * Westfield London SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: Mobile And Digital Out of Home Combine to Show 885% Increase in Time Spent in an Ad In a world where on average people are spending 7 hours out of home and 46% say mobile is their first screen, the idea was to create a unique mobile-activated campaign that brought the two ...

Royal Victoria Place and Bay Media The Sky’s the Limit with AirDressing at Royal Victoria Place

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Media Name of application: * The Sky's the Limit With AirDressing at Royal Victoria Place Centre Size Under 500,000 sq.ft Location: * Kent SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: Royal Victoria Place, working with Bay Media, are the first Shopping Centre in Europe to the install AirDressing advertising units, and at the size installed, the first in the world. These four lightweight, large format, illuminated banner sites have blown open ...

intu Experiences and Matchroom Sports at intu Broadmarsh Carl Froch Returns to intu Broadmarsh

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Commercial Events/Markets/Exhibitions Name of application: * Carl Froch Returns to intu Broadmarsh Centre Size Under 500,000 sq.ft Location: * intu Broadmarsh SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: With the announcement of the blockbuster rematch between International Boxing Federation (IBF) and World Boxing Association (WBA) super middleweight world champion Carl Froch and George Groves at the iconic Wembley Stadium, intu Experiences ...

Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City Music Cube

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Commercial Events/Markets/Exhibitions Name of application: * Music Cube Centre Size Over 1 million Location: * Westfield London & Westfield Stratford City SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: Westfield aims to deliver an innovative, sustainable and revenue generating events programme, which enhances centre environments and consumer experiences, supports marketing objectives including drive footfall, increase dwell time, increase ...

Westfield Stratford City, Fast Track Agency and CSM Events Jaguars Live @ Westfield

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Commercial Events/Markets/Exhibitions Name of application: * Jaguars Live @ Westfield Centre Size Over 1 million Location: * Westfield Stratford City SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: Description of Entry: The Jacksonville Jaguars are the UK’s NFL team, committed to playing one home game per year at London’s Wembley Stadium since 2013. The Jaguars have the ultimate responsibility to the world’s biggest sports league: lead the ...

BSkyB and Westfield London Sky Retail

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Mall Retail (two years or more) Name of application: * Sky Retail - John Magill Centre Size Over 1 million Location: * Westfield London, White City SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: As part of company's Retail transformation programme, Sky set themselves a challenge to build a flaghip kiosk store like no other. Using the latest digital technology Sky have created an innovative and impactful store which not only provides great ...

Bubbletino and Asset Space at Southside Shopping Centre Bubbletino

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Mall Retail (two years or more) Name of application: * Bubbletino Centre Size Under 500,000 sq.ft Location: * Southside shopping centre, Wandsworth, London SW18 4TF SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: At Bubbletino we have taken the traditional bubble tea concept from Taiwan and created a more healthy, tasty and innovative range of beverages in line with the average UK consumer’s taste pallet. To roll out this concept rapidly ...

Westfield London and Models Own Models Own

Date: 19/04/2015
Description: [Type text] APPLICATION DETAILS Award category: * Mall Retail (two years or more) Name of application: * Models Own Centre Size Over 1 million Location: * Westfield London SUPPORTING INFORMATION Description of entry: 2012 Aurora winner Models Own have clearly demonstrated that they were worthy of this award; the concept has evolved and as a brand they have proved that they have longevity and staying power within the highly competitive cosmetics category. The brand set benchmarks within the ...

Opal Awards Checklist 2016

Date: 27/10/2015
Description: @BCSCevents | #BCSCOpalAwards BCSC OPAL AWARDS CHECKLIST 2016 The BCSC Opal Awards are the only UK award programme to recognise and reward commercialisation within retail environments. Headline sponsor: For general enquiries about the Opal Awards 2016 contact: Emma Ling Events Manager +44 (0)20 7227 3594 WWW.BCSC.ORG.UK Copyright © 2015 BCSC We understand that it’s a busy time of year! And so to help you along we’ve compiled a helpful checklist to enable you to write a winning ...

Opal Award 2016 Top Tops

Date: 27/10/2015
Description: @BCSCevents | #BCSCOpalAwards BCSC OPAL AWARDS TOP TIPS 2016 The BCSC Opal Awards are the only UK award programme to recognise and reward commercialisation within retail environments. Headline sponsor: For general enquiries about the Opal Awards 2016 contact: Emma Ling Events Manager +44 (0)20 7227 3594 WWW.BCSC.ORG.UK Copyright © 2015 BCSC So how do you write a winning submission? Your submission is where you tell the judges why you should win. Judges have a lot of entries to look through ...

Opal Award Entry Guide 2016

Date: 27/10/2015
Description: @BCSCevents | #BCSCOpalAwards BCSC OPAL AWARDS 2016 AWARD ENTRY GUIDE Promoting the unique commercial and brand opportunities within the retail environment. ENTRY DEADLINE: 17.00 WEDNESDAY 13 JANUARY 2016 Headline sponsor: For general enquiries about the Opal Awards 2016 contact: Emma Ling Events Manager +44 (0)20 7227 3594 WWW.BCSC.ORG.UK Copyright © 2015 BCSC 01 01 02 10 11 11 11 12 13 Welcome 2016 Key Dates The Submission The Next Stage Scoring Entry Support Entry Fees BCSC Opal Awards ...

BCSC Membership Prospectus

Date: 04/01/2016
Description: BCSC MEMBERSHIP PROSPECTUS The UK’s largest professional retail property membership body WWW.BCSC.ORG.UK BCSC | Charter House | 13-15 Carteret Street | Westminster | London | SW1H 9DJ Copyright © 2015 BCSC 02 Our members 03 What we do 05 Member benefits 08 NextGen 09 Fees and categories 12 How to join “For more than 30 years BCSC has been the most influential membership body in the retail property sector. It fulfils a crucial role in delivering business and career development ...

BCSC Strategy 2020

Date: 25/02/2016
Description: BCSC Strategy 2020 Copyright © 2016 BCSC The need for change 01 02 03 05 06 The need for change BCSC Strategic Model What we’ll be doing What will this mean for you, your business and your industry? How we will measure and report performance Over the last few years we have all experienced the significant change in the retail market, driven by technological advances and changes in the way consumers purchase goods and communicate with businesses and one another. Retail property companies ...

Opal Awards Winners Booklet 2016

Date: 20/04/2016
Description: BCSC WINNERS BOOKLET Headline Sponsor: POP UP SHOPS/ TEMPORARY LETS Brand: Knots and Socks, Marketplace: Appear Here, Landlord: Putney Exchange Appear here: Knots and Socks Under 500,000 sq ft The business proves to be viable and commercial with a focus on the product and customer experience. The fact that they successfully attracted funding is testament to commercial returns and passion. JUDGES COMMENTS: * Unquestionable success. Vision and mission accomplished! * Excellent sales results ...

Revo Membership Pack

Date: 05/10/2016
Description: Join our community. Don’t just imagine what’s next. Contents Our vision 1 Our mission 3 Our community Our story Membership structure Member benefits Fees and categories Join our community 2 4 5 6 7 8 Our vision. Why we do what we do. Revo supports everyone involved in the diverse world of retail property and placemaking to thrive and prosper – energising and driving progress for our industry and our members. “The new brand comes from the very heart of the organisation, reflecting ...

Revo Opal Awards Terms and Conditions

Date: 02/11/2016
Description: Terms and Conditions Conditions of Entry 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Applications will be accepted for schemes developed in the UK, Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands. Entries must relate to a recognised retail and leisure place that fits into one of the specified award categories. The submission can be made by brands and agencies, media owners and mall owners. If the entry has previously been submitted then the previous entry needs to be added and the basis of the entry needs to ...

Revo Opal Awards Entry Guide 2017

Date: 08/11/2016
Description: Promoting the unique commercial and brand opportunities within the retail environment. Deadline: Wednesday 11 January 2017 Revo Opal Awards | Award Entry Guide | November 2016 Welcome to the Revo Opal Awards 2017. Headline sponsor: The Revo Opal Awards, now in its fifth year, are the only UK award programme to recognise, reward and showcase the best commercialisation examples within retail and leisure environments. The aim is to promote the unique commercial brand opportunities available in ...

Revo Opal Awards Checklist and Top Tips 2017

Date: 08/11/2016
Description: Checklist and our top tips. Promoting the unique commercial and brand opportunities within the retail environment. Deadline: Wednesday 11 January 2017 Revo Opal Awards | Checklist and top tips | November 2016 We understand that it’s a busy time of year! And so to help you along we’ve compiled a helpful checklist to enable you to write a winning submission. November 2016 ❑❑ Read through the 2016 winners to see what it takes to win, which entries were easier to read and why. ❑❑ ...

Revo Opal Awards Shortlist 2017

Date: 31/03/2017
Description: Revo Opal Awards Shortlist 2017 Category: Brand Immersion Over 1 Million sq.ft DS Automobiles UK Launch Westfield Multiple Locations Panda-monium at intu intu Experiences Playmobil Christmas Grottos at intu intu Experiences Lift-Off For Sony Pictures’ ‘Passengers’ Limited Space Category: Commercial Events/Markets/Exhibitions Under 500,000 sq.ft Summertime Social McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Cheshire Oaks Moonlight Drive In Cinema British Land Plc Multiple Locations Westfield Presents ...

Revo Opal Awards Winners Magazine 2017

Date: 05/04/2017
Description: 2017 You gotta be in it to win it. Headline sponsor: Pop-Up Shops /Temporary Lets Opal Winner Smith and Sinclair Smith and Sinclair - a multi sensorial cocktail experience Over 1 Million Judges Comments “ A really great concept with sampling tagged on for a complete experience, nicely done.” “Classic sweets and edible perfume with alcohol - how cool is that!” “What a great way to engage customers and create a unique experience.” “Good solid results both online and social. It ...

Revo - Brand Book

Date: 19/05/2017
Description: Introducing Revo. Our new brand. Revo is a new brand for a new era. These are exciting times for retail property and placemaking. The landscape is changing profoundly and will continue to do so. Distinctions are blurring – we’re not just about shopping anymore. Our world is continually diversifying and shifting… and we sit right at the heart of it. The next pages describe what Revo is all about. Who we are, what we stand for and what we intend to achieve. From now on, we all need to ...

Free Space+ Poster

Date: 07/09/2017
Description: + Free space We are passionate about the future of retail placemaking. Free Space+ is a new competition from Revo aimed to support budding businesses with a future. Nine Revo member landlords are giving cost-free pop up space, to nine winners for up to 3 months in the first half of 2018. The concept is simple. Choose a location, record a 2 minute video on your phone and answer a few questions about your business. If shortlisted, pitch for space to our judges. Entries open: 20 September - 1 ...

Free Space+ Terms and Conditions

Date: 18/09/2017
Description: Free Space+ Revo Competition for small businesses September 2017 Terms and Conditions By entering Revo’s (Retail Evolution) Free Space+ competition (the Competition) you agree to the following terms and condition (the terms): For the purposes of these terms, the following terms shall have the following meanings. ‘The Landlords’ – ‘This is the group of nine landlords committed to supporting winners of the Free Space+ Competition. These are Hammerson Operations Ltd, M&G Real Estate, ...

Free Space+ Applicants Toolkit

Date: 20/09/2017
Description: Applicant toolkit. Deadline for entries: 1 November Free Space+ is a Revo initiative supporting budding businesses ready for the next stage in their evolution. We are looking for enterprises that are small, hungry and would benefit from the experience of trading in an established retail centre. We have locations to suit every type of entrepreneur– from the big destinations, to smaller more local retail places that are the heart and soul of their communities. We have kept the limitations ...