Target, Marshalls open at Sky View Center
Flushing, N.Y. Target Corp. opened a 180,000-sq.-ft. store on Wednesday at Sky View Center, an 800,000-sq.-ft. shopping center located below residential development Sky View Parc, located in Flushing, N.Y.
It is the third Target to open in Queens and features a grocery area that includes fresh and frozen food, as well as packaged meat, baked goods and a variety of multicultural brands to cater to the local community.
TJX Cos. opened a 37,000-sq.-ft. Marshalls store on Thursday at Sky View Center. Slated to open later this year are Bed, Bath & Beyond, Payless and Old Navy, as well as restaurants Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar and Chuck E. Cheese’s. They will join already opened retailers BJ’s Wholesale Club, Best Buy and Bob’s Discount Furniture.
Sky View Parc is owned and developed by Onex Real Estate Partners.
Crazy 8 to open at Exton Square Mall
Exton Square, Pa. Philadelphia-based Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT) said Wednesday that Crazy 8 will open a new store at Exton Square Mall, in Exton Square, Pa.
The 2,369-sq.-ft. store is slated to open in November.
Crazy 8, a concept of The Gymboree Corp., has another location at PREIT’s Springfield Mall in Delaware County, Pa.
The 1 million-sq.-ft. Exton Square is anchored by Boscov’s, J.C. Penney, Macy’s and Sears.
Target slashes toy prices in time for the holidays
MINNEAPOLIS Target announced that it will offer discounts on more than 1,000 toys this holiday season, 250 of which are exclusive to Target.
"From Nerf Stampede and Sing-a-ma-jigs to exclusive Toy Story 3 gift packs, Target features the hottest toys and must-have brands that make great gifts for kids of all ages," said Casey Carl, VP merchandise manager, toys and sporting goods. "And, we also offer the classic toys and games like Barbie, Lego and Monopoly that are found on holiday lists year after year –– all at great prices."
Beginning Oct. 17, Target said it will offer a 5% discount on nearly all purchases made at Target and Target.com when guests use their Target credit cards, which will provide guests additional savings throughout the holiday season.