Simon Property Group Inc. (Indianapolis) opened a 220,000-square-foot addition, called The Promenade at Camarillo Premium Outlets, in Camarillo, Calif. The expansion brings the Camarillo Premium property to a total of 674,000 square feet of gross leasable space and 160 stores.
The Promenade is anchored by a Neiman Marcus Last Call, a new merchant at the center. Several existing tenants opened larger spaces in the new area, including a Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th and Gap Factory Store and are joined by several new store, including Aldo, Charlotte Russe, Columbia Sportswear Co., Converse, Crocs, DC Shoes, Ecco, Esprit, Etnies:exs, Journeys, Karen Kane, Le Creuset, Loft Outlet, Michael Brandon, New Balance, Papaya, Rack Room Shoes, Robert Wayne Footwear, Tommy Bahama, Vans, and Zumiez.
"Camarillo Premium Outlets, which has long been regarded as one of the industry's most productive outlet centers, today becomes one of the largest," says John Klein, ceo, Simon's outlet division Chelsea. "The Promenade enables us to fulfill merchant demand for new space as well as the desire by stores to expand existing space."
Camarillo Premium Outlets has expanded several times since it opened in 1995. This latest expansion makes the center the second largest property in the Chelsea portfolio of outlet centers.