The Socio-economic contribution of European Shopping Centers

This report was prepared and written by ICSC Research, the International Council of Shopping Centers.

This research report highlights the ongoing success, significance and contribution of the European shopping centre industry as it continues to embrace new technology and adapt to the changing needs and wants of consumers. The study emphasises the vital role that shopping centres play in the European economy and society in fostering development, commerce and growth, and at the same time, in fulfilling an important promotional and delivery role for local and international retailers. The report demonstrates continued productivity and competitiveness of the industry as the rise of sophisticated omni-channel retail strategies have shown conclusively that brick-and-mortar stores are an integral part of the consumer experience and are as relevant now as they ever have been.

European Impact Study 2015 (Full Report)

European Impact Summary (1-Page Summary)

CC Hamar is the Best Shopping Center in Norway

Congratulations CC Hamar, winner of the best Norwegian Shopping Center 2017! The winner was announced on the evening on October 19 during Kjopesenterkonferansen in Stavanger. Read more about the winner here.

Mall of Scandinavia is Swedens Best Shoppning Center 2017

Congratulations Mall of Scandinavia in Stockholm, winner of the Best Swedish Shopping Center 2017! The winner was announced on the evening on October 23 during the NCSC Sweden Award 2017 at Sweden Urban Arena. The nominated centers that received a Gold Award where; Täby Centrum, Stockholm and Avion Shopping, Umeå. Read more about the winners […]

Puuvilla is Finlands Best Shopping Centre 2017

Congratulations Puuvilla Shopping Centre in Pori Finland, winner of the Best Finnish Shopping Center 2017! The winner was announced on the evening on October 12 during the NCSC Finland Award 2017 at the restaurant Pörssi in Stockholm. The nominated centers were; IsoKristiina – Lappenranta, Mylly – Raisio and Valkea – Oulu.