Express Avenue all set to soft launch this April
02/24/2010

~85% of the mall leased out to more than 160 brands~

Online PR News – 24-February-2010 – – Chennai, February 22, 2010: Watching your favorite movie at one of the plush multiplexes of Sathyam, dining with your family in the city’s largest food court with a seating capacity of over 800 guests, shopping for vied for international and national brands, Spa and fitness, fun and frolic galore, all this and more in a environment that lifts your spirit and leaves you wanting for more. Life in Chennai would not be the same anymore. If you want to know what a real Mall is, This Is It! The first of its kind in India.

Express Avenue, the largest mall in South India is a destination in itself. There is something for all age groups, all tastes, leaving you with a desire to keep coming back for more. All this will begin form April when curtains are raised to public for the first time. Hold on to your breath till then!!

85% of the sprawling 800,000 sq ft allocated for retail space, has been leased out to more than 160 popular brands. If you think you are someone and haven’t already booked your own space yet, you really need to call them now. The leasing cost are being increased form March 1, 2010.

Located in the Central Business District of Chennai, Express also houses an office tower and a boutique hotel facility – defining the term “Shoppertainment Destination”.

• Sathyam to open 8 screens

• Funcity to open its largest outlet in the country within the mall

• Structure encloses huge central atrium spread over 12,000 sq ft and a central dome at a height of 70

• Underground parking facility that can house 2000 vehicles

The architecture of the mall has been designed by none other than Mohit Gujral and the structure incorporates an elegant “racetrack” design followed by most of the successful malls around the world.

Apart fron the esthetics and appeal, some of the prominent features that differenciates Express Avenue includes – unfettered movement around the malls by means of travelators, facilities for the physically challenged, environment friendly features such as natural lighting, water treatment facilities, recycling facilities and low emitting materials used in the construction.

The mall has been conceptualized by Mrs. Kavita Singhania, MD & CEO, Express Infrastructure after indepth research and and extensive travel across the world. All shops are leased out on a Leave & License agreement which ensures highest standard of professional world class management of the Mall.

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