The shopping center is in Saint Etienne, in the southern part of the city. The main access to the center is close to the tram station. There are 429,000 people in the catchment area.
The shopping center, which opened in 1978, is concrete-framed with three levels of shopping space, offices on the roof terrace and 1,500 covered parking spaces on three levels all above ground affording easy access to the shopping levels.
The shopping center, with a total GLA of 33.791 sq.m., comprises approximately 80 retail units and an Auchan Hypermarket.