Simon and Genting open first Premium Outlet Center in Southeast Asia
Indianapolis — Simon Property Group announced that, in 50/50 partnership with Genting Berhad, it has opened Johor Premium Outlets, its first Premium Outlet Center in Southeast Asia.
The center encompasses 173,000 sq. ft. of GLA featuring 80 stores and is strategically located in Johor Bahur, Malaysia. A grand opening celebration will take place on December 11.
Johor Premium Outlets introduces the concept of upscale outlet shopping to Southeast Asia. The collection of merchants highlights international designers and leading brands offering everyday savings of 25% to 65% including Adidas, Armani, Brooks Brothers, Burberry, Canali, Coach, Esprit, Ermenegildo Zegna, Gap, Guess, Lacoste, Michael Kors, Nike, Oroton, Ralph Lauren, Royal Selangor, Salvatore Ferragamo, Swiss Watch Gallery, Timberland, Tommy Hilfiger, Tumi and more.
True Religion opens at Cherry Hill Mall
Cherry Hill, N.J. — Philadelphia-based Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust said that True Religion has opened at Cherry Hill Mall, located in Cherry Hill, N.J.
The 1,500-sq.-ft. fashion denim store is located by the Grand Court.
The opening is 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 Cafés, and extensive interior and exterior renovations.
Bear Creek Running Co. to open at Keller Town Center
Keller, Texas — Jacksonville, Fla.-based Regency Centers said that Bear Creek Running Co. will open a new store at Keller Town Center, located in Keller, Texas.
The new 1,200-sq.-ft. store is slated to open Jan. 2012.
Keller Town Center is a 114,937-sq.-ft. shopping center anchored by a 63,631-sq.-ft. Tom Thumb alongside national retailers such as Starbucks, Pizza Hut and RadioShack.