Taubman Prestige Outlets opens in St. Louis suburb
Chesterfield, Mo. — Taubman Centers announced the opening of Taubman Prestige Oulets, a new fashion outlet center, located in the western-St. Louis suburb of Chesterfield. The opening coincides with Missouri’s Tax-Free Weekend.
"We are pleased to open our first Taubman Prestige Outlet in the great state of Missouri," said Taubman chairman, president and CEO, Robert Taubman. "And opening on tax-free weekend is a great advantage for our retailers, providing them the ability to be open during the second-busiest shopping season of the year, and giving our shoppers even more savings," he said.
The open-air shopping center offers an appealing village style layout, dog-friendly hospitality, access to the Monarch Levee Trail, bike racks, and St. Louis themed children’s rides.
El Balcon De Las Americas signs into Pembroke Pines, Fla.
Miami — El Balcon de las Americas is bringing its Colombian food menu to Westfork Plaza in Pembroke Pines, Fla.
Terranova Corp. represented the shopping center in the transaction. The 2,335-sq.-ft. location at Westfork Plaza is the young chain’s fifth location in South Florida.
First Canadian Premium Outlet Centre opens in Toronto
Halton Hills, Ontario — Simon Property Group has announced the opening of Toronto Premium Outlets™, the first Premium Outlet Centre in Canada. The development is a 50/50 joint venture with Calloway Real Estate Investment Trust.
The 358,000-sq.-ft. center includes 90 outlet stores, including Hudson’s Bay Outlet, Banana Republic, Bench, Bose, Brooks Brothers, Coach, Cole Haan, Columbia Sportswear, DKNY, Dynamite, Eddie Bauer, Gap Outlet, Garage, Guess, Icebreaker, J.Crew, Kate Spade New York, Lucky Brand Jeans, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Restoration Hardware, Ted Baker London, True Religion and Zumiez.