Fashion Outlets of Chicago announces retail lineup
Chicago — AWE Talisman and Macerich announced Monday that Fashion Outlets of Chicago will open on August 1 in Rosemont, Ill., featuring Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store, Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th and 120 additional brands.
The two-level, 530,000-sq.-ft. outlet mall is the first fully enclosed, multi-level property with this level of amenities in the Chicago area in more than two decades, according to both companies.
"Beyond the robust slate of retail and dining attractions, Fashion Outlets of Chicago also will offer an exciting set of customer amenities and social experiences, including a world-class art installation," said AWE Talisman chairman Arthur Weiner.
Fashion Outlets of Chicago will offer two fine-dining restaurants, Prasino and Villagio, in addition to a first-level food court and variety of other quick-service options.
"Fashion Outlets of Chicago marks our commitment to the changing face of outlet retail in America," said Art Coppola, chairman and CEO, Macerich.
The center is also partnering with TSA-certified BAGS Inc. to operate a special concierge service that allows travelers to print boarding passes and check shopping bags and luggage directly to their flights.
Trademark Property unveils new look, new location
Fort Worth, Texas — Trademark Property announced that it has unveiled a new logo, corporate office and website as part of its 20-year anniversary.
On Feb. 4, the company moved into a new corporate office located in the River Plaza office building, part of Trademark’s WestBend mixed-use development in Fort Worth. In addition, a new, more digital- friendly logo is being introduced along with new website to better reflect Trademark’s ever-changing and dynamic business.
“The company, and the industry, has weathered several difficult economic cycles over the last 20 years, with Trademark remaining relevant by evolving and adapting to the changing environment,” said Trademark CEO and founding partner Terry Montesi. “We believe that in the retail and real estate business, companies and properties must evolve or die, and I’m proud to say we’re still evolving and thriving with a great team of people ready for the new challenges in our future.”