River Crossing adds a dollar store
Tucson, Ariz. — Gordon’s Dollar Plus Store has signed a lease for a 2,586-sq.-ft. apace at River Crossing in Tucson. Gordon’s Dollar Plus Store is licensed by Discount Dollar Store Services of Las Vegas. Plans call for the new store to open in mid-December.
Commercial Retail Advisors represented the landlord, La Cholla and River Road Associates in the transaction. DDSS Real Estate represented the tenant.
Kitchen Collection to Legends Outlets in Kansas City
Kansas City, Kan. — Kitchen Collection will open its first Kansas City, Kan., area location at Legends Outlets Kansas City, the city’s only outlet destination. Homeworld Business has rated Kitchen Collection as one of the Top 100 Housewares Retailers in the United States.
Kitchen Collection offers cooking and baking wares, small appliances, decorative wood, marble and ceramics and gadgets. Brand names include Hamilton Beach, KitchenAid, Cuisinart, T-Fal, WearEver, Wilton and Pyrex in addition to the retailer’s own house brand.
Kitchen Collection will join more than 80 retailers at Legends Outlets, including Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Polo ralph Lauren Factory Store, J.Crew | crewcuts, Nike Factory Store and Under Armour.
Mid-America sets up in-house marketing and PR
Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. — Mid-America Real Estate Group has named Emily Dutson as the firm’s first in-house marketing associate.
Beginning on Dec. 1, she will oversee all channels of marketing and public relations for each of Mid-America’s locations in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., Chicago, Detroit, Milwaukee and Minneapolis. She will provide all online, social media, website and print content as well as promotional initiatives and media communications.
Prior to Dutson’s appointment, the firm primarily relied on a retail real estate marketing and public relations agency.
Dutson comes to Mid-America from a residential real estate and housing firm in Ft. Collins, Colo., where she maintained social media accounts, worked directly with the media, planned industry events and oversaw all marketing and advertising efforts.