Book pop-up retail space at Metrocentre, Gateshead. A great opportunity for all types of retailers looking for pop-up space to expand in North-East England. Ideal for online retailers, regional retailers, and national retailers looking to trial a pop-up shop or set up a short-term pop-up solution.
Book Pop-Up Retail Space at Metrocentre
AV. VISITS PER YEAR
House of Fraser, Next, Next Home and Beauty, TK Maxx, M&S
We Have Flexible Opportunities Available To You For Pop-Up Retail
1. Supplied Kiosks
You can use one of our supplied flexible kiosks/RMUs which can be customised to suit your needs. Our kiosks are fast to assemble, secure and extremely cost effective units.
2. Your Own Kiosk
If you wish to build your own kiosk or use an existing kiosk, we also offer mall space (subject to meeting the venue's design criteria). We will work with you and the venue to ensure you have a smooth set-up.
3. Empty Shop Units
This opportunity is well suited for growing brands or businesses, including online retailers (ebay, Amazon sellers), who wish to pop-up in one of the empty shop units on a short-term or seasonal basis.
We Work With A Range of Pop-Up Retailers
Start-Up Businesses, Established Brands & Online Retailers
High Footfall Spaces Are Always In Demand. Send Your Booking Request Today!
Book pop-up retail space at Metrocentre
Frequently Asked Questions
Pop-up retailing is a contemporary and low-risk way of trading in high footfall areas such as shopping centres. Mobile kiosks or RMUs offer a great platform to get the best out of your business as they are stylish and highly flexible.
If you already have a kiosk or are looking to build one, we offer a range of mall space sizes and locations. We encourage you to speak to us before you start the kiosk design so we can advise on the venue’s design criteria. However, if you are looking for a larger space, it is also possible to open up a pop-up shop in an inline unit. Please contact us for current opportunities.
We will liaise with you and the venue to provide support in obtaining the relevant documentation in order to start trading. Use the booking form above to book pop-up retail space at Metrocentre.
Our pop-up retail service is tailored to our individual clients, which has included start-up businesses, established brands and online retailers. We also offer inline retailers the opportunity to expand their customer base by directing shoppers to their inline store, promoting seasonal product lines and/or attracting a different demographic than usual.
This is the quickest way to retail at a shopping centre since a large number of our kiosks and RMUs are already placed at high footfall spaces inside shopping centres across the UK. These kiosks can be customised with fittings and fixtures to suit your products. To use one of our kiosks, contact us through the booking form above to book pop-up retail space at Metrocentre.
Generally, £5m public liability insurance is required, however, certain venues or events may require £10m. We require the following documents:
- Risk Assessment
- Method Statement
- Proof of Insurance
- Photographic ID
- Proof of Address
- Rights to Work in the UK Evidence
The average cost of PLI is £118 a year, or £14.30 a month for a small business.
Power usage is generally included in the rent, however, excessive requirements may result in an additional charge. Should access to water and drainage be required an additional charge is likely, you can discuss this with an Account Manager
You may be liable for business rates depending on the rateable value of your space and the size of your business.
The cost to retail in a shopping centre varies depending on the retail set-up, product line you are selling, and the mall space chosen. The cost varies if you are renting an RMU or using one of your own kiosks. One of our team will be able to advise on pricing when they know more about your business and requirements.