FOREVER 21 EXPANDING PRESENCE AT THE SHOPS AT MISSION VIEJO
Will Occupy Former Saks Store in 98,000 Square Feet to Open Spring 2011
Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG), the country’s largest owner, developer and manager of high quality retail real estate, announced today that Forever 21 will move into the former Saks Fifth Avenue store at The Shops at Mission Viejo. The new Forever 21 store will occupy 98,568 square feet and is slated to open next spring.
The Shops at Mission Viejo is a 1,150,000 square-foot, super-regional mall, located at I-5 and Crown Valley Parkway in Orange County. It is anchored by Nordstrom and Macy’s.
Celebrated by style-conscious and trend-savvy shoppers, Forever 21 has become a source for the most current fashions at the greatest value. Forever 21 features exciting and captivating store environments, a never-ending flow of fun and creative clothing designs and accessories to make the look come together at the right price.
“Forever 21 has been very successful at their existing location in our shopping center and we’re thrilled that they are going to be greatly expanding their presence with us,” said Patricia Sanquist, director of mall marketing at The Shops at Mission Viejo.
Forever 21 Executive Vice President Larry Meyer shares in this excitement and says, “We are very pleased to provide the people of Mission Viejo with a larger selection of great fashion at a great value. With the relocation of our store within The Shoppes at Mission Viejo, we are able to accommodate more brands and new concepts.”
ABOUT FOREVER 21
Forever 21, Inc., headquartered in Los Angeles, California, is a fashion retailer of women’s, men’s and kids clothing and accessories and is known for offering the hottest, most current fashion trends at a great value to consumers. This model operates by keeping the store exciting with new merchandise brought in daily. Founded in 1984, Forever 21 operates more than 815 stores in 57 countries with retailers in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Latin America, Mexico, Philippines and United Kingdom. For more information please visit: www.newsroom.forever21.com