French Connection and H&M have become the latest retailers to sign up for St Martins Property Group’s 800,000 sq ft (74,320 sq m) Centrale shopping centre in Croydon.
French Connection has agreed terms on a 5,305 sq ft (490 sq m) store on the Lower Mall, and H&M will trade from a two-level 19,000 sq ft (1,765 sq m) store, with frontages to the North End and Upper malls.
Other retailers trading at Centrale include Debenhams, Nike, Aldo, Virginware, Sony Galleria, Egoshego, The Pier and Build-A-Bear Workshop.
The third phase is expected to be completed in September, with the opening of a 160,000 sq ft (14,865 sq m) House of Fraser department store.
The final element of the£100 million scheme will be in place in spring next year, with the completion of the centre’s restaurant gallery.
Joint letting agents for the centre are Cushman & Wakefield Healey & Baker and Dalgleish. Churston Heard acted for French Connection.