The Saga of the Sea Containers

November 2011
Architecture New Zealand;Nov/Dec2011, Issue 6, p28
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the controversy followed by the claims made by London-based developer Boxpark Shoreditch that Christchurch, New Zealand's 27-store City Mall Restart initiative has hijacked its pop-up sea-container retail concept. It has been claimed that Boxpark has been working for 10 years to bring up the first pop-up mall of the world to market and was due to open recently.


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