Zara, Bershka and Pull & Bear to open stores in Craiova

On 23 February 2012, Spain’s Inditex Group plans to open the fashion stores Zara, Bershka, and Pull & Bear in the Electroputere Parc shopping centre in Craiova. The retailer rented a total area of 4,000 m² in the shopping mall, according to information from Electroputere’s developer, the Belgian-based K&S Developments.

The first phase of Electroputere Parc was completed in autumn 2011. It consists of a shopping gallery with 28,000 m² in GLA and a 15,000 m² Auchan hypermarket.

The shopping centre is envisaged to have a total GLA of 71,000 m² when fully finished in 2012.

The clothing retailer Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) plans to open in Electroputere Parc shopping mall a 1,600-m² store in spring 2012. The sports garment retailer Decathlon, the electronics store Altex and the car products shop Norauto plan to open outlets in this mall in summer 2012. Electroputere Parc has an occupancy rate of 97%.