Popeye’s to open two Greater Philadelphia stores
Philadelphia — Center City Philadelphia-based Michael Salove Co., an X Team partner, announced the completion of two lease transactions with Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen in the Greater Philadelphia area.
Popeye’s has signed a lease to open a 2,069-sq.-ft. freestanding unit in Wilmington, Del., and 2,152-sq.-ft. endcap at Darby Town Center in Darby, Pa.
Both are slated to open in March 2011. Once open, these units will be the 15th and 16th for the New Jersey-based franchisee.
Gertrude Hawk Chocolates opens at Willow Grove Park
Willow Grove, Pa. — Philadelphia-based Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT) said that Gertrude Hawk Chocolates has opened a new store at Willow Grove Park, in Willow Grove, Pa.
The 667-sq.-ft. store is located on the Second Level in the Bloomingdale’s Wing.
Willow Grove Park is a three-level, 1.2 million-sq.-ft. regional shopping mall anchored by Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s, Sears and The Cheesecake Factory.
Tuesday Morning to open at Village Crossing, Chicago
Niles, Ill. — Tuesday Morning has signed a lease for 20,000 sq. ft. at Village Crossing in Niles, Ill., a North Shore suburb of Chicago.
According to Oakbrook Terrace-based Mid-America Asset Management, the exclusive leasing representative for the center, Tuesday Morning plans to open in January 2011 as a new anchor, joining Dick’s Sporting Goods, Jewel/Osco and Pier 1 Imports.