July 7, 2015

27Boxes | Joburg’s Clever and Colourful Retail Centre made from Shipping Containers

Publication:Between 10 and 5

Date: 3rd July 20155

Not only is 27Boxes cleverly designed and quite practical, it’s also visually interesting with bright colours and sharp shapes. There’s an airy amphitheatre, a garden area and a play park where they plan to host events and markets

July 2, 2015

Shipping container shopping centre opens in Melville

Publication:Engineering News

Date: 1nd July 2015

Property management company Citiq on Wednesday launched its R30-million mall-meets-market shopping centre, 27Boxes.

July 2, 2015

Melville’s R30m 27Boxes unveiled


Date: 2nd July 2015

Retail centre set to rejuvenate the once vibrant area.

July 2, 2015

First shipping-containers shopping mall opens in South Africa


Date: 1st July 2015

Over a 100 traders have opened their doors at 27Boxes shopping centre in Melville, Johannesburg. As the first of its kind in South Africa, the development has been built entirely from shipping containers with a mix of brick and concrete.