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August 4, 2016 FORWARD | ADVERTISE

Allen Premium Outlets to Expand

  Simon announced the expansion of Allen Premium Outlets (Texas). The expansion is expected to include an estimated 30 new specialty retailers that will be added at the heart of the shopping center near Neiman Marcus Last Call.   The existing center of Allen Premium Outlets will be renovated with new features and amenities including updated seating, a new play area, Wifi service, landscaping... more >>

Fashion House Bucharest Adds Stores

  Five new retailers joined the list of tenants at Fashion House Bucharest in the last month: Desigual, Various Brands, U-Grow, Multibrand Street & Go and Land Mobile.   At the same time, US Polo expanded its store in the outlet centre. The new lease agreements total an additional occupied area of approximately 1,000 square meters of GLA.   “Since the beginning of the year, we leased... more >>

Miromar Outlets Voted Shoppers’ Choice in Southwest Florida

  Miromar Outlets in Estero, Fla., has been voted “Best Factory Outlet Mall” and “Best Shopping Experience” in southwest Florida as selected by readers of The News-Press.    Miromar Outlets was the first shopping mall to be built in Estero, and has received more than 35 awards including “Best Factory Outlet Mall” for 17 years in a row.    Miromar Outlets features a unique blend of more... more >>

Ivanhoé Cambridge Appoints Nidae Abbas V.P., Global Retail, Business Development

  Ivanhoé Cambridge appointed Nidae Abbas to the newly created position of vice president, global retail, business development. She will be based in London.    “Nidae’s main focus will be to grow relationships with European and global retailers with a view to building a pipeline of new and prospective tenants for our retail business in Canada,” said Roman Drohomirecki, executive vice... more >>

Legends Outlets Adds Visionworks, More

  Legends Outlets in Kansas City, Kan., has expanded with a new, multi-tenant building.   Opening in the building is eye care service provider Visionworks, plus two fast-casual restaurants, Noodles & Company and PepperJax Grill.   The 9,500-sf freestanding building in the south parking lot, next to Granite City Food & Brewery, features four retail spaces with one space still available... more >>

McArthurGlen Partners with Nike

  McArthurGlen has teamed up with Nike for the second year running to stage another series of inspirational “Young Athletes” events for children. Designed to encourage youngsters aged 5-12 to enjoy an active lifestyle, the events will take place at eight McArthurGlen designer outlets in seven countries: Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands and the United... more >>

Retail Analyst Dana Telsey to Speak at VRN Convention

Dana Telsey, CEO and chief research officer of Telsey Advisory Group, will deliver the keynote address at the 2016 VRN National Outlet Convention. The event will be held Sept. 26-27 at the New York Hilton and Towers.   Well-known in retail circles, Telsey will speak to the world’s largest gathering of outlet executives on “Key Trends Impacting the Consumer, Retail and Outlet... more >>

VRN National Convention Information

The 2016 VRN National Outlet Convention, previously called the VRN Fall Outlet Convention, has a full program. This will include a pre-convention event on Sept. 25, as well as 13 hours of deal making, a networking cocktail reception, presentation of the Outlet Retail Chain Awards and the Outlet Hall of Fame at the seated luncheon, plus a half day of educational sessions targeting top... more >>


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