New construction of a temporary department store — Ward Place, Colombo 00700, Sri Lanka — 1,000 m² — 06/2017 — Odel PLC, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Temporary shopping in Sri Lanka
The Odel flagship store in Colombo has been the place to be in the capital of Sri Lanka for years. The listed building will be now extended with a temporary store while the adjacent hybrid building with the new department store is still under construction. Since 2011, blocher partners has been collaboration with Odel. Its accomplishments include the new construction of a mixed-used mall with apartments, multiplex cinema and restaurants.
This way, there is already a teaser of the future shopping offers: All departments like Woman’s Wear, Man’s Wear, lingerie, shoes and sports are already represented there. The retail communication was recently made with the CI of the Odel Mall that will be opened in 2019. Around 60,000 square metres will offer department stores, apartments a multiplex cinema and restaurants.