Macerich from Newyork ,one of the nation’s leading owners, operators and developers of major retail properties, today announced details of its planned renovation and expansion of Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls USA. This will add nearly 175,000 square feet and bring 50 new tenants. Fashion Outlets ofNiagara Falls USA will be one of the largest outlet malls in the country with approximately 700,000 square feet of top designer brands, and the expansion will open Fall, 2014.
As part of the expansion, Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls USA will add an exciting mix of new outlet brands, including Disney, Forever 21, Helly Hansen, Kenneth Cole, Steve Madden, Swarovski, The Limited, White House Black Market and many others. To date, a total of 77% of the expanded gross leasable area is leased.
When complete, Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls will boast more than 200 top retail names, including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th Outlet, Barneys New York, Burberry, J.Crew, Juicy Couture, Kate Spade, Michael Kors, Nike Factory Store, UnderArmour and others, in addition to appealing food court and dining options.
“Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls USA is a major destination for shoppers in New York and eastern Canada, as well as visitors from around the world,” said Randy Brant, Executive Vice President – Real Estate, Macerich. “Our current expansion and enhanced retail lineup solidify the dominance of this outlet property in the Upstate New York/Torontoregion. Exceptional outlet properties are a significant avenue of growth for Macerich, as well as for our retail partners, and we are very pleased to create new opportunities for top brands to become part of Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls”.