marco polo s family 23 retailers part of Tanger Outlets expansion list
Stores are opening Friday morning in a new part of Tanger Outlets, which has added 123,000 square feet of retail space at the Route 30 shopping center while creating a new entrance across from Dutch Wonderland.
The expansion will create about 300 jobs while adding 640 parking spaces. An outdoor playground is being installed, and a lounge will be created in the space Polo Ralph Lauren vacated.
The expansion project, which began a year ago, cost at least $17 million. Tanger bought the tract from Lancaster Host Resort for $4.15 million and building permits for the project amount to more than $13 million.
Before the expansion,
Tanger had 65 store spaces, 254,000 square feet of retail space and about 1,100 parking spaces.
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers is a publicly traded real estate investment trust. Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers owns 43 shopping centers in 21 states and Canada.