Latest Outlet malls Stories

2010-05-17 07:32:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Tourism Department at Prime Outlets, a portfolio of 21 outlet shopping centers located across the U.S. including the Orlando, Washington, D.C., Austin/San Antonio, Texas, Williamsburg, Va., and Pittsburgh markets, shopping tourism among Brazilian consumers has increased double digits across the outlet center developer's portfolio since 2008. In fact, Prime Outlets - Orlando, the largest outlet shopping center in the southern U.S.,...

2010-01-08 20:34:00

NORTON SHORES, Mich., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Horizon Group Properties, Inc. (Pink Sheets: HGPI), announced today that it has sold minority interests in the entities that own five of its outlet centers to Bright Horizons of South Florida, LLC ("Bright Horizons"). The centers subject to the transaction are located in Burlington, Washington, El Paso, Texas, Fremont, Indiana, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Bright Horizons acquired a 22.5% interest in the entities...

2009-11-09 15:15:00

LAKEWOOD, N.J., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Retail, the Lightstone Group's outlet platform and one of the largest owners of retail outlet space in the country, recently announced the names of five new merchants that opened outlet locations at Prime Outlets - San Marcos, the regional shopping destination located between San Antonio and Austin, Texas. "We're thrilled to bring this diverse mix of leading designer and name-brand stores to Prime Outlets - San Marcos," said Marketing Director...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'