A Fresh! start for Westfield Mall of the Netherlands
On November 29, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield inaugurated Leidsenhage’s food market Fresh! This is the first completed destination and part of the future Westfield Mall of the Netherlands. The Dutch icon, top baker, Pastry chef and TV presenter Robèrt van Beckhoven, hosted the opening ceremony and a bake-off which gathered a crowd of food addicts. Inspired by great food places around the world, Fresh! is a 2,500+ sqm buy & eat food market combining the best local high street concepts and vibrant gastronomic activities. The market hall includes a collection of 10 kiosks and 24 shops with a wide and qualitative offer of the best local products, complemented with a programme of culinary events and food entertainment. The Fresh! destination now offers visitors the opportunity to expand their passion for international cuisine in a lively, open and friendly environment.
Created to be the biggest shopping destination in the country, Westfield Mall of the Netherlands is located in one of the most urban areas in the Netherlands: Randstad, the economic heart of the country. Well-connected, it will be easily accessible by public transportation, due to its proximity to major highways. With 280 stores, restaurants and entertainment features, the 117,000 sqm centre will offer visitors a memorable experience. Designed to be home to the most remarkable flagship stores in the Netherlands, it will also include the Group’s bespoke Dining Experience™. Westfield Mall of the Netherlands is planned to open in 2020.