Clearhill clinches Hammerson deal
Published: 24 June, 2016
Hammerson in £2.5m commercialisation deal with Clearhill
Clearhill, a Northern Ireland-based firm specialising in leisure vending equipment, has won a £2.5m-plus contract to supply kiddie rides, carousels and candy and toy carts to the Hammerson portfolio which comprises 11 major shopping centres, together attracting nearly 150m visitors each year.
With almost 25-years’ experience in the business, the new contract will mean that Clearhill are supplying over 2,000 pieces of equipment to more than 220 shopping centres throughout UK and Ireland. It has a 75 per cent market share in Ireland and 35 per cent in Great Britain.
Clearhill’s commercial director, Brian McAreavey, said: “Shopping centres today are faced with the challenge of entertaining and engaging their customers to maintain footfall and stave off competition from both off- and on-line trade. That’s where Clearhill excels; helping provide customers with an enhanced experience through retail entertainment. To secure such a prestigious partnership is a great demonstration of Clearhill’s ability to design, build and deliver quality leisure vending products.”