GREENSBORO, N.C., Dec. 16, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tanger Factory Outlets, Inc. (NYSE:SKT) is pleased to announce that Steven B. Tanger, President and Chief Executive Officer, will be a guest on Fox Business' Countdown to the Closing Bell program today, Thursday, December 16, 2010 at approximately 3:30 pm EST.

Steven Tanger will share his views on the final big week of the 2010 holiday shopping season as well as his thoughts on why consumers across the country have looked to Tanger Outlet Centers for good deals on brand name holiday gifts.

A video of Steven Tanger's appearance on Countdown to the Closing Bell will be available on the Fox Business' website at

About Tanger Factory Outlet Centers

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE:SKT) is a publicly-traded REIT headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina that presently operates and owns, or has an ownership interest in, a portfolio of 33 upscale outlet shopping centers in 22 states coast to coast, totaling approximately 10.2 million square feet leased to over 2,100 stores operated by more than 375 different brand name companies. More than 160 million shoppers visit Tanger Outlet Centers annually. For more information on Tanger Outlet Centers, call 1-800-4 TANGER or visit the company's web site at
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