INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With construction underway, St. Louis Premium Outlets® continues to add more brands to its impressive merchant lineup. The upscale outlet center, located in Chesterfield, Missouri, has also moved its opening date up to August 22, 2013. The growing list of merchants committed to join St. Louis Premium Outlets® now includes Nike, Cole Haan, Converse, Gymboree, Adidas, Wilsons Leather and Claire's Accessories. These retailers join an impressive roster of previously-announced brands including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5 TH which will anchor the center. There will be no shortage of outstanding fashion and accessories brands to delight shoppers at St. Louis Premium Outlets including Ann Taylor, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Brooks Brothers, Elie Tahari, J.Crew, Jones New York, Loft Outlet, Max Studio, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen and Vera Bradley. Footwear and sportswear brands announced include Asics, Bass, Clarks Bostonian, Easy Spirit, Fox Racing, Izod, Naturalizer, Nine West, Reebok, Skechers, Sperry Top-Sider and Under Armour. Children's brands include Carter's and Hartstrings. Kay Jewelers, Samsonite, Ultra Diamonds, Yankee Candle and many others will provide a complete shopping experience for area residents and visitors. "We appreciate the support of the merchant community and their confidence in St. Louis Premium Outlets," commented John R. Klein, President of Simon's Premium Outlets platform. "With over 80% of the project committed, we felt it was appropriate to move the opening date up to August 22, 2013 to best meet the needs of our shoppers and retailers." St. Louis Premium Outlets in Chesterfield, Missouri is a part of Chesterfield Blue Valley, a mixed-use development to include office space, hotel, restaurant and entertainment venues. Located on the south side of I-64/US Highway 40, east of the Daniel Boone Bridge, the center's first phase consists of 350,000 square feet and will house 85 stores. St. Louis Premium Outlets is a venture of Simon Property Group and Woodmont Outlets.