Biggest Toy Manufacturer in the Skyliner
Biggest Toy Manufacturer in the Skyliner
Mattel Poland is another global player to become a tenant of the Skyliner office building. The company is part of the Mattel corporation, a leader in the design, manufacture and sale of toys and other family products. The new tenant will occupy 660 m2 of space in the Karimpol Group‘s investment project in Warsaw‘s Wola district.
Mattel is a world leader in the design, manufacture and sale of toys and products for children and families. The company was founded in Los Angeles in 1945. Since 1980, Mattel has been the world‘s largest toy manufacturer. It owns iconic brands including the world‘s most popular and recognisable doll Barbie, Hot Wheels, Monster High, Thomas & Friends, Fisher-Price, Scrabble, Matchbox, and many others. Mattel employs nearly 30,000 people in 40 countries and sells and distributes products in more than 150 countries around the world. The key objectives of its strategy have always been to ensure the highest quality and safety of toys as well as protecting the environment. Mattel products meet all the highest global quality and safety standards in the toy industry.
The Polish branch of Mattel was established in 2005. Skyliner will be its headquarters starting in 2023. The company will occupy 660 m2 of office space in the Skyliner. The lease was brokered by CBRE.
“Warsaw’s Wola is the most dynamically developing business district in the capital city and the Skyliner is at its heart. The qualities of our flagship investment are appreciated by local and international giants. We are delighted that Mattel Polska is now one of them. Our new tenant represents an industry which we have not yet hosted in Skyliner. I think that everyone knows Mattel, mainly through the toys it produces and the accessories which can be found in many a home. We hope that Skyliner will become just such a home for the Mattel team in Poland," said Harald Jeschek, Managing Partner at Karimpol Group.
The building’s tenants include Aon, Bolt, Booksy, Capital.com, Coca-Cola Poland Services Sp. z o.o., Colonnade Insurance S.A. Poland Branch, the brokerage house X-Trade Brokers (XTB), DXC Technology iTechArt, Luxoft, MicroStrategy, Mindspace, Onwelo, Tarkett and Wento,. The office building is also home to MEET & EAT, a restaurant owned by the Nutri Mind Group, and a bakery and café Gorąco Polecam. Smaki z Piekarni (Enata Bread).
The Skyliner office building is one of the seven tallest buildings in Poland and the latest investment project of the Karimpol Group. It offers 49,000 sq.m. of rentable space on 42 floors. The lowest levels are dedicated to services, retail and food. At 165 m high, there is a two-level Skybar with extraordinary views of the Warsaw skyline. The Skyliner has the highest office lobby in Poland, as high as 16 meters. The building is equipped with state-of-the-art technology including 21 high-speed lifts (up to 7 m/s) with a smart touchless service system, as well as the SkylinerApp building application which replaces traditional access control cards and enables remote desk, room and parking space reservation. The Skyliner’s five-level car park is designed for 428 cars, has charging stations for electric vehicles, as well as parking spaces for 330 bicycles with full infrastructure for two-wheel enthusiasts.
The Skyliner is BREEAM certified as Excellent and is powered by 100 percent renewable energy sources. It is certified by innogy Polska S.A. of the E.ON Group as buyer of guarantees of origin for electricity from RES.
Karimpol Group is a real estate developer established in 1991 in order to develop and lease commercial real estate in the CEE countries. At present, the group operates in 5 countries in the region: Poland, Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary. The Polish office of Karimpol was opened in 1997. So far, Karimpol Polska completed 9 office projects in Warsaw: Stratos, Mistral, Passat, Taifun, Equator I, II, III, IV and Skyliner office building – the largest and the most prestigious investment of the Group. Total lease area of all the Polish investment projects of the Group is around 200,000 sq.m. For over 25 years of operations, the Karimpol Group has become one of the most efficiently operating private developers in the CEE.