Chattanooga-based CBL opens 99-store Atlanta outlet center

Chattanooga-based CBL opens 99-store Atlanta outlet center

July 18th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

CBL & Associates Properties Inc. Staff file photo.

CBL & Associates Properties Inc. Staff file photo.

CBL & Associates Properties Inc. today marked the opening of its 99-store outlet center outside Atlanta in Woodstock, Ga.

The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta is opening about 97 percent leased or committed, according to the Chattanooga-based shopping center company.

The outlet center, developed along with Horizon Group Properties, features stores including Nike, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Bose, Brooks Brothers, Calphalon, Columbia Sportswear, True Religion, Cole Haan, White House ' Black Market, Guess, Fossil, Michael Kors, Kate Spade, Under Armour, and Talbots.

"The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta brings the best outlet retailers together in an ideal location," said Stephen Lebovitz, president and chief executive officer of CBL. "We are experiencing a blockbuster opening and are confident that the center will become a favored retail destination for Atlanta metro residents and tourists as well as shoppers from surrounding states."

The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta is located north of Atlanta at the newly constructed exit off I-575 at Ridgewalk Parkway in Woodstock.