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Shoppes at Brookhaven Announces Chili's Grill & Bar Opening

Robert Hill, President of Retail Sites, LLC announces that a new 6,000 sf Chili's restaurant opened Friday, September 6, 2019 at the Shoppes at Brookhaven in Brookhaven, PA.  Brookhaven is Chili's 21st location in the Philadelphia area, which are all operated by Quality Dining, and is also the first restaurant in the Borough with a liquor license.  With the opening of Chili's and the projected completion of the Chick-fil-A restaurant expected for November 2019, the Shoppes at Brookhaven will be complete and 100% occupied.

Shoppes at Upper Gwynedd Secures Preliminary and Final Land Use Approvals

Robert Hill, President of Retail Sites, LLC announces that its new project, the Shoppes at Upper Gwynedd in Upper Gwynedd, PA has secured all of its preliminary and final land use approvals.  The project will involve the redevelopment of the former Giant Food store into a new 29,141 sf shopping center which will include a new 4,637 sf Royal Farms convenience store with eight fueling pumps, a 10,620 sf multi-tenant retail/office building, and a 13,884 sf multi-tenant retail/office building.

Shoppes at Upper Providence Announces Lidl Store Opening

Robert Hill, President of Retail Sites, LLC announces that the new 25-656 sf Lidl grocery store opened on Wednesday, September 4th at the Shoppes at Upper Providence in Royersford, PA, a 62,578 sf center on Ridge Pike.  This is Lidl's fourth store to open in Pennsylvania and the third in the Philadelphia Metro area.  The project is now 100% leased and includes tenants such as  Pennsylvania Fine Wine and Spirits, Bank of America and Mattress Warehouse.

German Grocer Lidl To Open First Montco Store In Royersford

We are pleased to announce that the grand opening for LIDL Grocery Store at the Shoppes at Upper Providence will be on September 4, 2019. (Read full article here)

Press Release - PLCB Celebrates Grand Opening of Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premimum Collection Store in Royersford, Montgomery County:

ROYERSFORD, Pa., December 14, 2017/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - - The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today welcomed local officials and the public to the grand opening of a new Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store at The Shoppes at Upper Providence, 1839 E. Ridge Pike, Royersford, Montgomery County. Its 10,500 square feet feature more than 4,200 wines and spirits, including Premium Collection luxury items and Chairman's Selection wines, which are select, highly rated wines at significant savings over nationally quoted prices. The store also features a wine specialist, who is specially trained to help customers select the perfect wine for every ocassion.

Article: Stores Are NOT Dead:

Found in Design:Retail Magazine the author reiterates the importance of bricks and mortar stores in the retail industry, but highlights that to stay both relevant and competitive, creativity and innovation within the physical store are key. In doing so, he spotlights Selfridges Department store in London — and the way that they view physical store design. They want to make it different — they want the consumer to find gained value in coming to the physical store versus e-commerce. "Others are about advertising and discounting: Selfridges builds their truth through experience." - From "Stores Are Not Dead" in Design:Retail January 2014 issue.

New signed leases:

We are proud to have represented Giant Food Stores in two new fuel facility location leases: Wynnewood, PA, and Montgomeryville, PA. Diamond Federal Credit Union has signed a lease and will be joining Giant Food, GameStop, and Hallmark Cards at Douglass Town Center, with a projected opening in 2014. Retail Sites represented the landlord.

Retail Sites announces 2 new development projects:

Brookhaven, PA. Edgmont Avenue and Coeburn Blvd.  22-acre proposed Giant Food anchored shopping center Frazer, PA. Rt. 30 and Rt. 352. An eight-acre proposed multiple pad development

New listings:

Retail Sites is proud to be the exclusive listing agent for a 18.4 acre proposed retail center in Royersford/Limerick on Ridge Pike.