Bare Escentuals opens at Cherry Hill Mall
Cherry Hill, N.J. Philadelphia-based Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT) said Thursday that beauty retailer Bare Escentuals recently opened at Cherry Hill Mall with a 1,178-sq.-ft. store near the Grand Court.
Other more recent openings include 77kids by American Eagle; XXI Forever; American Apparel; Brighton Collectibles; Buckle; Foot Locker’s House of Hoops; Francesca’s Collections; Guess; J.Crew; Les Richards; Nordstrom; P.S. from Aeropostale; Swarovski; Tilly’s; Teavana; and Urban Outfitters.
The store openings are part of the mall’s $200 million complete renaissance, which includes the addition of white-linen restaurants Seasons 52, Maggiano’s Little Italy, The Capital Grille, and California Pizza Kitchen; a new parking deck; the addition of an upscale retail wing; a redesigned and relocated food court now called Cherry Hill Cafes, and extensive interior and exterior renovations. Additional retailers will be announced throughout 2010.
New retail leases signed at Shoppes at Bartram Park
Jacksonville, Fla. Jacksonville, Fla.-based Regency Centers said it has leased retail space in Jacksonville to two new merchants at Shoppes at Bartram Park.
GNC has leased 1,403 sq. ft., and Five Guys has leased 3,200 sq. ft., bringing the center to 92% leased. Both retailers plan to open in November.
The 119,376-sq.-ft. Shoppes at Bartram Park is anchored by a 44,840-sq.-ft. Publix, plus national retailers such as Massage Envy, The UPS Store and Kohl’s.
Theater, restaurants to open at Del Mar Highlands Town Center
San Diego Costa Mesa, Calif.-based Donahue Schriber announced the signing of new tenants at Del Mar Highlands Town Center as a part of a remerchandising and renovation at the 20-year-old center that began this summer.
Located in northern San Diego County’s Carmel Valley, the open-air Del Mar Highlands Town Center will soon welcome Rimel’s Rotisserie, Carmel Valley Swirls yogurt shop and The Counter. All are expected to open in mid 2011.
UltraStar Cinemas is bringing San Diego County its first luxury boutique theater, UltraLuxe Cinemas, being unveiled at Del Mar Highlands Town Center. Scheduled to get underway in January, the current theater building will undergo an extensive upgrade that will convert it to a luxury boutique theater, called UltraLuxe Cinemas, the first of its kind for the company.
The existing theater will close in January and re-open summer 2011 with improvements that include: eight auditoriums featuring four state-of-the-art Pure Digital 3D screens, high-back reclining chairs, in-seat food ordering, on-line ticketing, and reserved seating. UltraStar Cinemas is headquartered in San Diego County and operates 145 screens at 15 sites throughout Southern California and Arizona.
Donahue Schriber began the Del Mar Highlands redevelopment project in August 2010, with physical changes that will enhance the guest experience, adding restaurants and retail, and improved parking and traffic flow on a phased timeline.
Originally developed by Donahue Schriber in 1989, the 273,298-sq.-ft. Del Mar Highlands Town Center is anchored by Ralphs Fresh Fare, Rite Aid, Ultra Star Cinemas, Barnes & Noble and Jimbo’s … Naturally.