Footwear and streetwear fashion chain Snipes soon open its first two stores in the Netherlands. In Utrecht Snipes establishes itself at Lange Elisabeth 28-30, in Eindhoven Snipes will open a store on the Rechtestraat 7.
International real estate advisor Cushman & Wakefield advised Snipes with the acquisition both shops. Coltex, the landlord of the store in the Rechtestraat in Eindhoven, was advised by Kokelenberg & Ouwehand.
The shoe retailer was launched in 1998 in Essen and has 72 stores in Germany, 10 in Austria and 9 in Switzerland. The stores in Switzerland opened after the integration and transformation of SportsLab in 2013. With the stores in Utrecht and Eindhoven Snipes now settles for the first time in the Netherlands.
Snipes creates a diversification thanks to a premium concept. The basis of the company nevertheless continues to making the outfits accessible for the hip-hop music, skating, basketball and BMX enthusiasts.