The British Land Company PLC (British Land) is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company provides investors with access to a diverse range of property assets, which it manages, finances and develops. The Company focuses on the United Kingdom retail and London office properties. As of March 31, 2012, the Company�s 27 million square feet of retail space included 90 retail park properties, 99 superstores, 12 shopping centers and 10 department stores. Its two principal sectors are Offices and Retail. Its portfolio is made up of both wholly owned assets and properties held through the Company�s interests in joint ventures and funds. In September 2012, it sold seven food stores. In October 2012, the Company announced that Orchard Street Investment Management LLP acquired The Beehive Centre in Cambridge from British Land. In February 2013, it acquired a portfolio of properties in London from Wereldhave. Effective November 15, 2013, the Company acquired Hilden Properties Ltd.