The European association for retail and mixed use destinations and their communities

The European Council of Shopping Places provides a European voice for an industry that designs, creates, funds, develops, builds and manages places anchored by retail across Europe

How shopping places are helping to shape and connect people, communities and businesses

News

Report: War in Ukraine costs shopping centre industry US$9.9 billion

45% of retail spaces in Eastern regions have been damaged 76% of shopping centres in the country have now reopened Data from the UCSC shows the market has already recovered by 70% since February The Ukrainian Council of Shopping Centres (UCSC), a member of the European Council of Shopping Places (ECSP), has today published a report on how the current war in the country has impacted the retail and retail

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News

Winners announced for inaugural ECSP Solal Marketing Awards

Awards recognise marketing excellence in retail and leisure destination across Europe The European Council of Shopping Places (ECSP), the voice for Europe’s retail property sector, has announced twenty-eight winners of its inaugural Solal Marketing Awards. Over a hundred entries from sixteen countries participated. This year the awards ceremony was held online, with the full list of winners available on ECSP’s website. The awards, previously hosted by the International Council of

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ECSP is launching two major awards programmes this year

It is with great pleasure that we bring back the prestigious Solal Marketing and Design awards to the European retail property sector.

MISSION & VISION

The European Council of Shopping Places provides a European voice for an industry that designs, creates, funds, develops, builds and manages places anchored by retail across Europe.

Our members are a catalyst for sustainable urban regeneration and represent an important civic function in virtually every European community.

In recognizing the fundamental role of its members, ECSP aims to:

Membership

Are you involved in the industry that designs, creates, funds, develops, builds and manages places anchored by retail across Europe? Then you should join our community and gain exclusive access to the industry’s best practices, market insights, networking opportunities, working groups, events, awards, innovations, and much more! For membership queries, please contact us.

Membership Brochure

Download the membership brochure for more details.

Founding members

members

Partners

OUR WORK

ECSP will be at the heart of every issue affecting the sector, discussing key topics of greatest relevance and importance to our members & the industry, sharing knowledge and expertise with colleagues at a European level.

Working Groups

ECSP will establish a number of dedicated working groups.  Supported by the Secretariat, each group will develop and define clear objectives to promote and protect best practice within the sector and report directly to ECSP’s Executive Board & Members Assembly.

These will include:

Brussels Calling

Welcome to Brussels Calling, the European Council of Shopping Places (ECSP)’s bimonthly newsletter for the European retail property sector. Every two months we share the association’s latest news and views, relevant policy updates and a selection of upcoming events and interesting reads.

Make sure to subscribe!

Contact

For further information on the work that ECSP does and for all membership enquiries please contact:

Secretary General

Peter Wilhelm
Chairman of the Board

ECSP, Rue de la Bonté 5, 1000, Brussels, Belgium