Global lifestyle brand Bench is to open a new outlet store in Lowry Outlet, located at Manchester’s MediaCityUK.
Well known around the world for its stylish yet functional lifestyle clothing for men, women and kids, Bench will be Lowry Outlets’ latest store joining M&S, Next, Clarks, Gap and many others at the waterfront shopping and leisure complex. Bench has taken a new long term lease on a 221.9 sq. m (2,389 sq. ft.) unit and will stock clothing and accessories for men, women and kids all at outlet prices of up to 70% off high street prices.
The new store will benefit from Lowry Outlets’ wider offering, including quality restaurants, bars and cafes, an on-site Vue cinema, plus a newly enlarged Virgin Active Gym which adds to the leisure mix.
Jason Pullen, Managing Director of Peel Outlets, said: “Bench is a global lifestyle brand well known for its stylish yet functional clothing and is a very welcome addition to our retail and fashion offer at Lowry Outlet.”
Adrian Wright, Peel Outlets Leasing Director, said: “Lowry Outlet is creating a major lifestyle and leisure experience and the iconic brand of Bench in this new store will add additional vibrancy to the centre. Occupier interest in Lowry Outlet has been strong as we set out to create an offer that expands the centre and, extends its appeal into fashion, whilst complemented as a growing destination for food and film.”
Lowry Outlet is owned by The Peel Group. The centre currently comprises of over 70 leading retail brands offering up to 70% off recommended retail prices.