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METRO PROPERTIES TURKEY and FİBA COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES have attained a new success in today’s extraordinary times and rented their property in Istanbul Kartal, of 33.000 m², the M1 Kartal Shopping Center to Anpa Gross Market!
METRO PROPERTIES TURKEY and FİBA COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES have attained a new success in today’s extraordinary times and rented their property in Istanbul Kartal, of 33.000 m², the M1 Kartal Shopping Center to Anpa Gross Market.
Closed for a while, M1 Kartal Shopping Centre, by the opening of Anpa Gross Market, will soon be starting to give service to the people of the region and the Shopping Center will again become the attraction point of the region with its hypermarket and other stores.
Offering retail sales opportunities at wholesale prices in a total of 3 stores, 2 in Haramidere and 1 in Bağcılar, with a shopping area of approximately 40.000m² and more than 30.000 products, Anpa Gross Market will open its 4th store in M1 Kartal in the month of January.
“MY DREAM COMPANION” MOBILE APPLICATION, especially designed for the visually disabled visitors, HAS BEEN AWARDED AS “THE MOST INNOVATIVE PROJECT” IN ZERO PROJECT AWARDS, Innovative Technologies (ICT) category, among 500 other nominees!
“My Dream Companion” (Hayal Ortağım) mobile application, is an indoor navigation system, launched to make complex indoor spaces accessible for the visually disabled, which has been launched in M1 Adana, M1 Gaziantep and M1 Konya, in 2017.”
The project, which was developed by Turkcell and the YGA, provides access to current news, more than 100 columnists’ daily columns, thousands of audio-books, training programs, magazines, indoor navigation services and practical information including weather and exchange rates. There are more than 150.000 users. The indoor navigation feature is provided by PoiLabs and the service is available more than 30 shopping centres, university campus and museums.
The system uses Beacon devices and voice-guided navigation on a mobile phone. To provide it, PoiLabs partners with Turkcell, the largest telecommunication company in Turkey.
The Zero Project was initiated by the Essl Foundation in 2008, with its mission on supporting the implementation of the Convention on the Righs of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) of the United Nations and to work for a world without barriers. The approach of the Zero Project is to research and share Innovative Practice and Policies worldwide, by engaging with a worldwide cross-sectoral network of innovators, decision-makers and opionion leaders. More than 5,000 experts, with and without disabilities, in over 150 countries, have been actively contributing to the Zero Project in the past years.
We have been authenticated by TSI Covid-19 Safe Service Certificate!
Our Covid-19 measures and practices have been registered by TSI (Turkish Standards Institute) with the "Covid-19 Safe Service Certificate".
During the pandemic period we are in, we have employed and meticulously implemented many measures to protect the health of our employees and visitors and to create a more hygienic working environment and by accomplishing all these we have fulfilled our responsibilities in M1 Adana, M1 Gaziantep, M1 Konya and Beylikdüzü Shopping Centers; so we continue to lead the sector by certifying these works of ours.
In our leading shopping centers in the retail sector, within the scope of TSI Covid-19 Hygiene, Infection Prevention and Control Certification Program, we have been entitled to receive the "TSI Covid-19 Safe Service Certificate" issued by the TSI for all 4 of our shopping centers as a result of the audits carried out by Turkish TSI experts.
Shelby Brothers Coffees!
Despite the difficult times we are in, Shelby Brothers Coffees, which started its activities on the outer walking path of Beylikdüzü Shopping Center, now serves as double-storey shop on an area of 105 m². You can enjoy your new generation coffee experience either as a take-away or a small break in the shop accompanied by delicious cakes on your table.
BKM KİTAP, next to METRO Wholesale in the city of Bursa opened its doors!
In very extraordinary times, METRO PROPERTIES Turkey leased the store in April, of 10.000 sqm, 2500 sqm of which is the bookstore, cafe and meeting rooms and 7500 sqm is the warehouse for online sales operations with high tech facilities.
Our new tenant is a bookstore which has been operating as a book retailer for 36 years in Bursa. BKM KİTAP (BOOK) possesses BKM Bookstore and bkmkitap.com brands and has a total of 3 additional bookstores in Bursa with 300 employees, on 13.000 sqm area and is called to be the biggest bookstore in Europe.