Emporia (shopping mall)

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Emporia seen from west.

Emporia is a shopping mall and one of the biggest ones in Scandinavia. It is situated in the city of Malmö in Sweden, near Malmö Arena and Hyllie railway station. Emporia opened on 25 October 2012 and the total construction expense was about 2 billion Swedish kronor. The architect of the Emporia project is Gert Wingårdh of Wingårdh arkitektkontor. Steen & Strøm owns the building.

The building has been decorated with sound design and soundscapes created by Radja Sound Design Agency.[1]

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Approximately 200 shops are located in Emporia, with a total area of 93,000 m². The mall is three stories topped with a roof terrace measuring 27,000 m², equivalent to approximately four soccer fields. In total, the mall employs around 3,000 people. According to Emporia, they have around 25,000 visitors per day.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Om Emporia". Emporia. Retrieved 26 February 2014.  (Swedish)
  2. ^ "Sound Design for Emporia wins Audio Branding Award 2013". Radja Sound Design Agency. Retrieved 26 August 2014.  (English)

Coordinates: 55°33′51″N 12°58′23″E / 55.56417°N 12.97306°E / 55.56417; 12.97306