PRESS & Media
December 17, 2015
MyTOWN Shopping Centre Welcomes International and Local Top Brands Into Its Family
KUALA LUMPUR, 17 December 2015 – MyTOWN Shopping Centre, jointly developed by Boustead Holdings Berhad and Ikano Pte. Ltd., announced today the confirmed anchor and mini anchor tenants list, for its 1.1 million square-feet shopping centre.
Located along Jalan Cochrane, Cheras, a 5-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur’s Central Business District, MyTOWN Shopping Centre welcomes its anchor and mini anchor tenants to its exciting retail mix. The confirmed anchor and mini anchor tenants in MyTOWN Shopping Centre are IKEA, Parkson, Golden Screen Cinemas, Village Grocer, BEST, ZARA, UNIQLO, MANGO, Spotlight, Celebrity Fitness, F.O.S, Food Junction, Kids e World, Al-Ikhsan, and MPH Bookstore – promising to bring an exciting line-up of both globally renowned brands and familiar Malaysian names to the shopping centre.
At a signing ceremony with their major tenants, Datuk Koo Hock Fee, Director, Boustead Ikano Sdn. Bhd. said he is pleased with the positive response from retailers as the shopping centre is still under construction. MyTOWN Shopping Centre is slated to open its doors in Q4 2016.
“Cheras is a great place to live and we know its residents want more services closer to home. Our line-up of tenants will bring new shopping and dining experiences to residents of the area as well as Ampang, City Centre and beyond. With our excellent accessibility and connectivity to major highways and the upcoming Cochrane underground MRT Station connected directly into our shopping centre’s basement retail level, MyTOWN Shopping Centre is set to be the place for all to come together and enjoy their day out. The roads surrounding the shopping centre will also be upgraded and widened to enhance the customer journey into MyTOWN Shopping Centre,” said Datuk Koo.
Thomas Malmberg, Shopping Centre Director, Ikano Pte. Ltd. said, “As part of our on-going efforts to provide a unique shopping experience to our shoppers, we are proud to announce that MyTOWN Shopping Centre will boast flagship stores, duplex fashion stores and feature ‘first-in-Malaysia’ names. Our shopping centre’s features have been carefully planned and discussed with our tenants to present an optimum customer journey. We are excited to present unique concepts as we want people who walk into MyTOWN Shopping Centre to see and feel the difference when shopping or dining with us.”
MyTOWN Shopping Centre is a vibrant retail destination strategically located on Jalan Cochrane, Cheras with the potential to reach a population of more than five million within a 30-minute drive time. The shopping centre is anchored by the largest IKEA store in the nation, which recently opened its doors in November this year. The shopping centre will have five floors of retail space, a landscaped park, a sunken garden, event spaces, an alfresco dining terrace and a dedicated zone for children with a play area, promising an immersive shopping experience for Malaysians.