Inside the Hargrave St. Market Food Hall in Downtown Winnipeg
Retail Insider / Jan 17, 2019
The highly anticipated Hargrave St. Market at True North Square in downtown Winnipeg opened last month to much fanfare. It is already seeing crowds and adding much needed foot traffic to the city’s downtown core.
‘Manulife Place’ Retail Podium in Downtown Edmonton to See Major Overhaul
Retail Insider / Jan 15, 2020
Construction is set to begin on the project in the spring, which will include a new exterior façade for Manulife Place which the landlord says will include multi-level transparent glazing, as well as large digital signage on the podium exterior…
TRANSFORMATIVE APPROACH: REIMAGINING OF RETAIL DESTINATIONS CREATING EXCITING IN-STORE EXPERIENCES
Retail Council of Canada (RCC) Magazine / Dec 20, 2019
FOLLOWING months of buildup and anticipation, Eataly—the fast-growing authentic Italian marketplace—opened the doors of its Manulife Centre location in November 2019.
“SECOND-TO-NONE” FOOD MARKET OPENS AT TRUE NORTH SQUARE
Global News / Dec 13, 2019
An innovative new market at True North Square is set to open Friday afternoon, bringing locally based food, drinks and more to the heart of downtown Winnipeg.
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True North’s new Hargrave St. Market Opens Friday
CBC News / Dec 9, 2019
A menu of new dining and drinking options will soon open in downtown Winnipeg as part of True North Square.
Local vendor and restaurateur Bobby Mottola is thrilled the market, which was years in the making, is opening this Friday to the public.
“It is so unique. Every operator in the building is bringing something they are really, really good at,” said Mottola. “When you take a look around and see the fit and finish and the attention to detail that the landlord and other partners have put into place here, it is really quite something.”
C’EST LA RUÉE VERS LE TIME OUT MARKET…
La Presse / Nov 23, 2019
Tous les restaurateurs de la nouvelle foire gastronomique, ouverte au public depuis le vendredi 15 novembre, ont été pris de court par l’engouement extrême autour du projet et par l’énorme volume de commandes. Au comptoir du Marusan, justement, on estime avoir servi environ 700 personnes les jours de fin de semaine et entre 400 et 500 en semaine.
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Montreal’s Next Food Hall is Now Open, Bringing an All-Star Line-Up Downtown
Eater Montreal / Nov 14, 2019
Time Out Market is an imported concept, and has been tried and tested in other global locations. A creation of British-based arts and culture magazine Time Out, the first Market opened in Lisbon, Portugal in 2014. After this proved to be a major success, Time Out planned several more markets for North American cities including New York, Miami and now, Montreal.
Inside Eataly Toronto…
Toronto Life / Oct 31, 2019
Get your stretchy pants on, Toronto, because it’s finally happening: after three long years of waiting, we’re getting our very own Eataly. On November 13, the brand’s 40th location will open inside the Manulife Centre at Bay and Bloor. The store spans three floors of the building, filling 50,000 square feet with…
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Innovation Through Design – Pilot at Manulife Centre
v2com newswire / Oct 2019
Williamson Williamson Inc., a firm specializing in custom residential and commercial architecture, is proud to celebrate the opening of a new Pilot Coffee Roasters café in downtown Toronto’s Manulife Centre this fall, marking the firm’s 10th collaboration with its innovative client.
Eataly Announces Toronto Opening Date…
Retail Insider / Oct 22, 2019
Italian food concept Eataly has announced the November opening date of its first Canadian location, which will be located in the overhauled retail podium of Toronto’s Manulife Centre at 55 Bloor Street West. The company says that more locations will open in Canada if the right spaces can be found…
Uniqlo to Open Unique Storefront in Toronto’s Financial District
Retail Insider / Oct 9, 2019
Japanese retailer Uniqlo will open a unique storefront this month in Toronto’s Financial District. The 8,157 square foot space, which will remain open until at least October of 2020, will see a monthly rotation of different items from Uniqlo’s ‘LifeWear’ line.
TIME OUT MONTREAL: LINE-UP UPDATE…THE WAIT IS ALMOST OVER!
Eater MTL / Sept 23, 2019
The food hall in downtown Montreal just announced its second batch of restaurants, with a variety of notable local names…
Ladurée to Open Location in Downtown Toronto…
Retail Insider / Sept 23, 2019
Upscale French bakery and sweets maker Ladurée will open its second Toronto location in November this year in the heart of the city’s Financial District. It will be the fourth Ladurée location in Canada, after the company entered the country by opening a storefront in Vancouver about three and a half years ago.
‘A game-changer for Winnipeg’
Winnipeg Free Press / July 18, 2019
Featuring a variety of popular local and regional tenants, Hargrave St. Market will officially open in the fall of 2019 at True North Square in Winnipeg as one of the newest and most innovative additions to Winnipeg’s food scene.
TIME OUT MONTREAL: THE LINE-UP IS HERE!
Time Out / June 18, 2019
It’s finally here! Time Out announces the first line-up of chefs and eateries as part of the food hall opening in Centre Eaton in Montreal. At 40,000 SF, Time Out Montreal will open late 2019.
Monocle’s Travel Top 50 2019/20 – Union Station
Monocle – Spring/Summer 2019 – Issue 1
The renovation of Toronto’s Union Station began a decade ago and, while it’s not over yet, there’s plenty to see. The Front Street Promenade – vintage inspired shopfronts housing independent retailers – was quickly embraced.
The latest opening is a food court where national chains sit alongside born-and-bred Torontonian restaurants, such as the family-owned Italian Scaccia. Union Station is only set to get better with the unveiling of its fresh market…
The Underground Gourmet; 20 of the BEST Places to eat and drink in the PATH.
Toronto Life / January 8, 2019
Toronto Life unveiled “20 of their favourite places to eat and drink in the city’s subterranean labyrinth [The PATH]”. Eight of our tenant relations made the list including, Kupfert & Kim (Exchange Tower), Forno Cultura (First Canadian Place), Porchetta & Co. (Exchange Tower) and at Union Station; WVRST, Union Chicken, Amano, Danish Pastry House and Biscotteria Forno Cultura.
Union Station Unveils Impressive Food Court as Part of Multi-Year Mega-Development
Retail Insider / November 26 2018
The busiest transit hub in Canada, Union Station in Toronto, is undergoing a multi-year overhaul that is adding commercial uses to the historic property. The latest phase to be unveiled is Union Station’s new food court, featuring 10 new tenants in a dramatic 25,000 square foot space featuring unique ceiling orbs and ample digital signage.
Food Halls Expanding Across Canada, Including a 1st in Ottawa
Retail Insider / November 20, 2018
The Queen St. Fare, set to open on December 7, is a 10,000-square-foot licenced food hall, with a stage for live events, in downtown Ottawa at the Sun Life Financial Centre, 170 Queen Street. The food hall was conceptualized, curated and leased by Toronto-based Beauleigh Retail Leasing Consultants.
Monocle’s Travel Top 50 2018/19 – Union Station
Monocle – The Escapist Issue 08 / October 2018
Enter the revamped retail complex (in the works since 2009) at Toronto’s Union Station, the country’s busiest transit hub, and you’ll be struck by the absence of cookie-cutter chains. Instead, the city’s best independent retailers, including Pilot Coffee Roasters and Greenhouse Juice Co, line the Front Street Promenade. Their shopfronts are inspired by the station’s beaux arts Great Hall dating from 1927.
Let’s Talk Shops – Q&A With Marcelle Rademeyer
Monocle Issue 117 / October 2018
Union Station, in the heart of Toronto’s downtown financial district, is Canada’s busiest transit hub. Some 250,000 commuters pass through the station daily and those numbers are expected to climb to half a million by 2021. While Union Station’s beaux arts-style Great Hall, built in 1927, is a grand and airy space, decades of wear had left their mark on the station’s subterranean retail complex.
Beauleigh 2019 Winner of The Canadian Business Excellence Awards
CNW / APRIL 29, 2018
Excellence Canada is pleased to announce that, at the third annual Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses, 37 Canadian companies will be receiving the Canadian Businesses Excellence Award for clearly demonstrating a strategic approach to successfully improving business performance and achieving goals, with a focus on the following three key performance areas: Delighted Customers, Engaged Employees, and Innovation.
Bloor Street ‘Mink Mile’ Update: Transition Amid Retail Transformation
RETAIL INSIDER / August 16, 2018
The Manulife Centre at 55 Bloor Street West is seeing a transformation that is adding retail space in an expanded podium that will soon house Canada’s first Eataly (spanning about 50,000 square feet over three floors) as well as a new location for Over the Rainbow Jeans, and an updated Birks jewellery store which will feature street-front facades for Breitling, Van Cleef & Arpels and Cartier.
Toronto’s Union Station gets a retail revamp
THE GLOBE AND MAIL / APRIL 26, 2018
Toronto’s Union Station has been under construction since 2009, and the massive revitalization project is finally bearing fruit. Below its main hall, a refreshing collection of thoughtfully designed shops is making visitors rethink the landmark as a place to visit and not just race through to make the train home.
Union Station Retail to Anchor Canada’s Financial Core
RETAIL INSIDER / February 1, 2018
Toronto’s historic Union Station is transforming into a world-class commuter and retail destination. It’s already the busiest transit centre in the country, even surpassing Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, in terms of annual visitors. Union Station’s retail component is seeing an overhaul with plans for more than 100 retail spaces contained within a significant heritage structure that in many ways is the heart of the city.
Deciem Marks the PATH
RETAIL INSIDER / April 25, 2017
Toronto-based Deciem, the self-proclaimed ‘Abnormal Beauty Company’, will open a store in July in Toronto’s PATH, in the retail component of the Exchange Tower in the heart of the city’s Financial District. It will be Deciem’s sixth location in the Greater Toronto area, as the beauty brand secures diverse retail spaces in an effort to gain maximum consumer exposure.
Q&A With Beauleigh On Re-Thinking Afterthought Retail
BISNOW / April 12, 2016