Cavalcade of new retailers at iconic Tampa shopping center includes West Elm and Francesca’s Collections
TAMPA, FL, JUNE 26, 2013 – Hyde Park Village announced today a flurry of leasing activity and new store openings at the Tampa, Fla. lifestyle center. The center has seen the opening of five new retailers and five more expected by the end of 2013. New tenants at the center include numerous local and regional merchants as well as popular national furniture and housewares retailer West Elm – which is slated to open in September, 2013 occupying 6,500 square feet – and women’s boutique Francesca’s Collections, which is now open and occupies 1,430 square feet.
“Hyde Park Village has long-attracted retail and dining concepts unavailable elsewhere in the Tampa market,” said Susan Martin, General Manager of Hyde Park Village. “We are thrilled to continue to expand such select offerings with many of these new tenants, further establishing Hyde Park Village as the premier destination for an exclusive shopping and dining experience,” Martin added.
Recently opened new stores include boutique apparel retailers Betty (1,000 square feet), Don Me Now Styling & Clothing Lounge (939 square feet) and specialty fitness purveyor FITniche (2,251 square feet). Adding to the center’s dining options, French restaurant and bakery Piquant is now open, occupying 5,397 square feet.
In addition to these new offerings, Hyde Park Village has announced several forthcoming tenants opening Summer, 2013. Monogramming boutique Dixieland Monogram will occupy 939 square feet, growing its successful e-commerce business with its first brick and mortar store at Hyde Park Village. High Cotton Living, a high quality furniture, home goods, clothing and accessories retailer offering locally-sourced products, will occupy 1,645 square feet. Newly-launched local boutique Navy will occupy 562 square feet, offering women’s shoes, jewelry and accessories. Finally, The White Magnolia Bridal Collection will open its exclusive, appointment-only bridal boutique and will occupy 1,239 square feet.
“These new tenants offer incredible appeal to our shoppers, who desire the exclusivity of specialty retailers, independent businesses and high-end boutique shopping,” said Jocelyn Brenner, Marketing Director for Hyde Park Village. “Adding these exclusive local and regional offerings along with hugely popular national retailers Francesca’s Collections and West Elm further enhance and support the vibrant merchandise and service mix already offered at the center.”
About Hyde Park Village:
Hyde Park Village is an outdoor lifestyle center offering a unique shopping, dining and entertainment experience. With a mix of national, regional and local retailers, the Village features a variety of shops and restaurants including a fitness center, full service salon and upscale cinema. Open daily, Hyde Park Village is located at the corner of Swann and Dakota Avenues in the heart of the Hyde Park Historic District in Tampa, FL. Hyde Park Village is managed by Madison Marquette Retail Services.
About Madison Marquette Retail Services (MMRS):
MMRS provides a full range of real estate services for 20 million square feet of retail and mixed-use properties throughout the United States. The company specializes in enhancing the value of retail assets through an integrated approach to leasing, property management, marketing and development services. MMRS has offices located in Charlotte, Dallas, Ft. Lauderdale, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington, DC.
For more information about the company, please visit http://www.madisonmarquette.com.