Project Description

  • Roubaix, France
  • Henderson Global Investors

The Designer Outlet Centre (DOC) site in Roubaix is situated within the town in close proximity to the main retail streets and town centre. The site ownership is shared between Henderson and the Town of Roubaix.

Historically, Roubaix was a wealthy town and is 15km from Lille and a major part of the textile industry in the 1700’s until the 1960’s and 70’s, from when, high unemployment and social alienation has characterized the area.

Pods role was to address security issues with public realm improvements.