Dry Goods to Open Eighth Location in Illinois
Dry Goods specialty store is pleased to announce that it will open its eighth Illinois location in March 2018 at The Shoppes at Grand Prairie in Peoria. This move is a part of a strategic growth plan for the company, focusing on further establishing its Midwestern roots and eventually expanding its presence nationwide. This will be the twenty-eighth location for the specialty chain since its founding in 2010.
Final preparations are underway to achieve its signature vintage, turn-of-the-century aesthetic. The store will feature a constant flow of contemporary clothing, shoes, jewelry and accessories targeted at young women from a variety of leading brands.
“We are pleased to expand our presence in Illinois and look forward to joining a great mix of retailers at The Shoppes at Grand Prairie. We are confident that area shoppers will appreciate our beautiful store, exciting merchandise and excellent customer service,” said Lindsay Caltagirone, vice-president of DRY GOODS.
Known for offering customers an interest free credit card, superior customer service and pleasant work environment, the store has begun hiring efforts for all positions. Interested applicants can learn more by visiting www.drygoodsusa.com.
About DRY GOODS
DRY GOODS opened its first location in 2010 in Aurora, Ill. The Company currently operates twenty-seven stores in eight states in addition to an online business at drygoodsusa.com. The Company is known for offering an interest free credit card and the latest in contemporary women’s fashion. At DRY GOODS, customers can find a great selection of apparel, accessories, shoes and giftable items that cater to a fashion driven customer. The ever changing assortment will always offer something new to help complete your look. For more information, please visit www.drygoodsusa.com
About The Shoppes at Grand Prairie
The Shoppes at Grand Prairie is an open-air lifestyle center located in northwest Peoria, with easy access from Route 6 and Interstate 74. Anchored by Bergner’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Marshalls and HomeGoods, the tenant mix includes more than 30 specialty stores and restaurants, many of which are exclusive to the Peoria market. The property is managed by JLL. Visit our website at www.shoppesatgrandprairie.com.
JLL is the largest third party retail property manager in the United States with more than 1,400 centers, totaling 137 million square feet under management. The firm has more than 160 retail brokerage experts spanning 39 markets, representing over 1,300 retail clients. In 2016, JLL's retail team completed 1,200+ leases on transaction management and lease renewals, generated $65.3 million in savings to clients through restructuring services, negotiated 1,000+ leases for retailers and 1,300 leases for landlords, and completed more than $5.4 billion of investment sales, dispositions and financing for investors. For more news, videos and research from JLL's retail team, please visit: www.jllretail.com.