Lifestyle Outlets Manchester Welcomes Brands Regatta and Baggage Factory
Lifestyle Outlets Manchester have welcomed two new brands, Regatta and Baggage Factory as the latest names to join the scheme, Lowry Outlet, set on the waterside location of Salford Quays in the heart of MediaCityUK.
Both stores will open their doors in December in time for the busy Christmas and Winter Clearance period.
The new signings add to Lifestyle Outlets Manchester’s array of l brands which now include M&S, Next, GAP, Molton Brown, Yankee Candle and Clarks, and add further proof of its successful vision and strategy
Regatta is a welcomed addition to the outdoor brands on offer at Lifestyle Outlets Manchester. As one of Europe’s leading outdoor clothing, footwear and equipment specialists and with its head office based in Trafford Park, it’s an exciting time for the Manchester based business as it opens its first ever Manchester store at Lowry Outlet.
Regatta, Great Outdoors will bring clothing, footwear and equipment from a range of big brands including Craghoppers and Dare2b. The store will be its 22nd outlet in the UK reporting an annual turnover of 161m across their retail portfolio.
Baggage Factory, will add to the accessories category at Lifestyle Outlets Manchester with its 1th store in the UK offering a wide and diverse range of travel needs including luggage, backpacks, wallets, purses, handbags, flight accessories and business cases.
Baggage Factory stocks leading brands such as Samsonite, Rimowa, Delsey, IT luggage, Wenger, Eastpack, Kipling and Fiorelli, importing their own high quality, value for money range of luggage and small leather goods.
Lifestyle Outlets, is defying the national retail trend with soaring sales and new store openings. The company has reported a 14% increase in sales, in contrast to slowing high street sales, which rose by only 0.6% according to the British Retail Consortium. *
Jason Pullen, Managing Director of Lifestyle Outlets, comments: “The outlet sector continues to grow at a dramatic pace, in contrast to what is happening on the high street.
“2018 has been another outstanding year for Lifestyle Outlets and this is testament to our successful strategy for creating destinations where customers want to spend their time.
“We combine outstanding customer experience with retail, exciting leisure, amenities and entertainment – which has created an ever-evolving destination at Lowry Outlet. With more store signings in the pipeline and development plans in place, 2019 looks set to continue that success.”
For more information, please visit www.lifestyleoutlets.co.uk or www.lowryoutlet.co.uk