Commercial property

Global tech distributor sets up shop in Swindon's Old Town

Written by Peter Davison.

54 Godwin CourtA global distributor of tech products has established its new headquarters in Swindon's Old Town.

XS Distribution, a wholesale distributor of hardware, consumer electrical devices, and mobile phones has taken the lease on 54 Godwin Court, in a deal brokered by commercial property specialists Kavanaghs.

Commercial property manager Stephen Brickell said: "When we brought the property to the market we were inundated with enquires. We are delighted to have been able to agree terms of a letting of XS Distribution who are a thriving and growing consumer electronics retailer and distributor.

"The property is an open-plan retail unit extending to 1264 sq ft and has its own allocated parking. We were inundated with views when we brought the property to market and successfully concluded the letting at the asking rent for a six-year term.

"This landmark parade is a welcome addition to our expanding management portfolio and the letting reaffirms that the there is strong demand in the retail sector for good quality property particularly from niche occupiers in affluent areas.”

XS Distribution was established in 2013 and previously operated from Oak Tree Business Centre in South Marston.