Bloomfield Hills, Mich.-based Taubman Centers, Inc. has officially broken ground on its new Taubman Prestige Outlets Chesterfield project by hosting a groundbreaking ceremony on July 27.
As part of the ceremony, Taubman revealed a variety of store names that will make their debuts at the new outlet mall, among them Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Outlet, J. Crew Factory, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, 2b Bebe, American Eagle Outfitters - Off Campus, and Sunglass Hut.
Taubman also announced that it has received final federal, state, local and city approvals to construct the shopping center. Drainage and utility work will begin immediately. Building walls will start going up in October 2012 and the shopping center will officially open on October 24, 2013.
“The retailers we announced today are a sneak peek of the premier fashion retailers that will make Taubman Prestige Outlets Chesterfield a shopping destination for locals and visitors alike,” said Taubman COO William Taubman.
“We look forward to opening our newest Factory Store at Taubman Prestige Outlets Chesterfield,” said Claudio Del Vecchio, Brooks Brothers chairman and CEO. “St Louis area residents and visitors will experience a dynamic destination for exceptional service, quality, and value.”