U+I secures first tenant at the Record Store

Aspect, the IT software services company, is the first tenant to sign up to U+I’s Record Store at The Old Vinyl Factory in Hayes, west London.

The company will take the 10,500 sq ft ground floor of the building, which was previously the original headquarters of EMI and His Master’s Voice.

The art-deco Record Store, owned jointly by U+I and a controlled affiliate of funds managed by Colony NorthStar, was originally designed by Wallis, Gilbert and Partners, who are also known for iconic building such as the Hoover Building and Victoria Coach Station.

The building is