Santana Row signs more fitness, restaurant and café tenants
One of America’s best retail experiences continues to get better.
Three new tenants have joined San Jose’s Santana Row, named by Chain Store Age as the No. 7 retail center experience in the nation this year.
Meso Modern Mediterranean and Barry’s Bootcamp recently signed ground floor leases in 700 Santana Row, a 319,000-sq.-ft., Class-A office and retail building under construction. Blue Bottle Coffee will open in Santana Row’s, Oak Tree Lounge – located in the heart of Santana Row, and nestled under a beautiful oak tree.
Barry’s Bootcamp – a popular fitness chain known for its high-energy interval workout – will open a 4,454-sq.-ft. studio in the summer of 2019.
The new Meso Modern Mediterranean restaurant concept is opening in the fall of 2019 and will offer “a French take on Mediterranean cuisine.”
Blue Bottle will open in spring of 2019 and will offer an indoor/outdoor cafe serving coffee and espresso, as well as a selection of food, including pastries, Liège waffles, toasts and more.
Owned by Rockville, Md.-based Federal Realty Investment Trust, Santana Row is a massive community hub featuring 1.7 million sq. ft. of retail, office, hotel and residential space. It includes over 50 shops, 30 restaurants, a boutique hotel and a movie theater.
NRDC opens five new retailers in New Jersey
Five stores are opening at National Realty & Development Corp.-owned shopping centers in New Jersey.
A 14,230-sq.-ft. Old Navy opened in Phillipsburg, New Jersey’s Pohatcong Plaza last month. Also, Arby’s will replace the Burger King parcel at Pohatcong Plaza in early 2019.
Habitat for Humanity ReStore, a nonprofit home improvement store and donation center, will celebrate their grand opening on October 26 at the Marketplace at Manville in Manville, N.J.
NRDC’s Hadley Center in South Plainfield, N.J. recently opened 9Round Fitness. It is the fitness center’s eighth New Jersey location.
Mavis Discount Tire will build a new 6,040 sq.-ft. building on one of the two remaining outparcel buildings at CooperTowne Center in Somerdale, N.J. Construction is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2019.
Purchase, New York-based NRDC has 78 projects in 14 states, including large retail power centers, grocery-anchored community shopping centers, and corporate/ industrial business parks.
Sprouts Farmers Market to open 30 new stores
Sprouts Farmers Market keeps expanding its store portfolio.
The fast-growing organic grocer will open seven stores in the first quarter of 2019. The locations include its second site in the state of Washington, which the company entered in August.
Sprouts, which currently operates more than 300 stores in 19 states, plans to open a total of approximately 30 stores in 2019.
The Sprouts stores opening in the first quarter of 2019 include:
• Carlsbad, Calif.;
• Clearwater, Fla.;
• Fontana, Calif.;
• Las Vegas;
• Lynnwood, Wash.;
• Naples, Fla.; and
• Sugar Land, Texas.
Phoenix-based Sprouts specializes in fresh, natural and organic products at prices that appeal to everyday grocery shoppers. The shopping experience includes an array of fresh produce in the heart of the store, a deli with prepared entrees and side dishes, The Butcher Shop and The Fish Market at Sprouts, an expansive vitamins and supplements department and more. Headquartered in Phoenix.