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Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/
Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN) today announced plans to open its first full-line store at
Mayfair, the largest mixed-use shopping center in
Wisconsin, owned by
General Growth Properties, Inc. (NYSE: GGP). The store is scheduled to open in fall 2015.
The company plans to open an approximately 140,000-square-foot, three-level store. Nordstrom will join Macy's, Boston Store, Crate & Barrel and the Apple Store at Mayfair.
"We've heard from customers in the
Milwaukee area for years that they would appreciate a store in their community," said
Erik Nordstrom. "We're glad we have an opportunity to serve our customers, as well as those new to Nordstrom, in such a strong location as Mayfair."
Wauwatosa, Wis., Mayfair is home to more than 160 sought-after retail brands and includes an outdoor streetscape with popular retail and restaurant tenants, including The Cheesecake Factory,
P.F. Chang's China Bistro and Maggiano's Little Italy. The property resides in
Milwaukee's rapidly expanding trade area and is the centerpiece of an 86-acre business complex.
Erik Nordstrom continued, "GGP is a terrific partner for us. They operate great shopping destinations with a quality tenant mix. That's important to us in terms of giving customers a reason to shop at one particular location over another."
"Nordstrom mirrors GGP's goal to provide an unparalleled experience for our customers and the community. Their reputation, quality merchandise and exceptional customer service complements GGP's retail strategy," said
Sandeep Mathrani, CEO, GGP. "We're excited to provide shoppers with yet another sought-after retail option at Mayfair."
About NordstromNordstrom, Inc. is one of the leading fashion specialty retailers based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in
Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 240 stores in 31 states, including 117 full-line stores, 119
Nordstrom Racks, two
Jeffrey boutiques, one
treasure&bond store and one clearance store. Nordstrom also serves customers through
Nordstrom.com and through its catalogs. Additionally, the Company operates in the online private sale marketplace through its subsidiary
HauteLook. Nordstrom, Inc.'s common stock is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol JWN.
About GGPGeneral Growth Properties, Inc. is a fully integrated, self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust focused on owning, managing, leasing and redeveloping regional malls throughout
the United States and
Brazil. GGP currently owns or has an interest in, 143 regional shopping malls comprising approximately 135 million square feet of gross leasable area. GGP is headquartered in
Chicago, Ill. and publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol GGP. For further information please visit
Media ContactsNordstrom: Colin Johnson, (206) 303-3036,
Lesley Cheers, (312) 960-2646,
SOURCE Nordstrom, Inc.; General Growth Properties, Inc.