Fresh & Easy opens 150th store
Burbank, Calif. Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market on Wednesday celebrated the opening of its 150th store, in Burbank, Calif.
In the next two weeks, Fresh & Easy is planning seven more store openings in California and Arizona
Fresh Market to debut in Massachusetts
Greensboro, N.C. The Fresh Market said Monday it will open its first store in Massachusetts this week, with a 23,500-sq.-ft. debut in Hingham.
The store will open in the Hingham Shipyard project on Boston’s South Shore.
The grocer operates 94 stores in 18 states.
$276 million Peninsula Town Center opens
Hampton, Va. Mall Properties and Steiner + Associates opened the 1.1-million sq.-ft., $276 million Peninsula Town Center in Hampton, Va., in March — one of the largest mixed-use, retail-anchored developments that will open in 2010.
The 75-acre Peninsula Town Center features 340,000 sq. ft. of fashion and specialty retail, 55,000 sq. ft. of restaurant and dining, 400,000 sq. ft. of traditional/anchor retail, 115,000 sq. ft. of Class A office space and 158 residential apartment units.
“Opening a project of this size and scope during these challenging economic times is a tremendous accomplishment,” said Ann Mastin, Steiner + Associates’ executive VP leasing.
Tenants include Macy’s, Target, J.C. Penney, Aeropostale, Aveda Animare Salon, Barnes & Noble, Bath & Body Works, ShoeWoo, Bensi Ristorante Italiano, Blue Ridge Mountain Sports, Chico’s, Charming Charlie and CineBistro.