Nordstrom Rack to Open at Colonies Crossroads in Upland, California
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SEATTLE, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN), a leading fashion specialty retailer, announced it will open a 35,000-square-foot Nordstrom Rack, a unit of the company's off-price retail division, at Colonies Crossroads in Upland, Calif. in spring 2010. "We are pleased to be able to offer our customers another Nordstrom Rack in the greater Los Angeles area," said Scott Meden, president of Nordstrom Rack. "Colonies Crossroads is in a great location with a strong mix of tenants, and we look forward to opening our store and offering customers outstanding fashion at a great value." "We are very excited that Nordstrom Rack has committed to Colonies Crossroads," said Bob Lewis, partner at Pacific Development Group. "It further validates our project as being one of the premier community shopping centers in the Inland Empire." This will be the retailer's thirteenth Nordstrom Rack in the greater Orange County/Los Angeles area. This includes a new Nordstrom Rack that will open at Beverly Connection in Los Angeles, and another at Hastings Village in Pasadena, both scheduled to open in fall 2009. Additionally, the company operates 16 Nordstrom full-line stores in the Orange County/Los Angeles area. Colonies Crossroads is a four-phased power center development in the city of Upland. Located off Interstate Highway 210, its existing tenants include Albertson's, Bed Bath & Beyond, Dick's Sporting Goods, Kohl's, Office Depot, Petsmart, Target and Ulta, among others. Upon completion in fall 2010, Colonies Crossroads will have over one million square-feet of retail space. Nordstrom Rack is the company's off-price retail division offering savings of 30 to 70 percent on apparel and accessories for women, men and children, including one of the most extensive collections of name-brand shoes available. Nordstrom Rack merchandise is made up of products from Nordstrom full-line stores and the company's online store at Nordstrom.com, as well as special purchase items. Nordstrom, Inc. is one of the nation's leading fashion specialty retailers, with 169 stores located in 28 states. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 109 full-line stores, 56 Nordstrom Racks, two Jeffrey boutiques and two clearance stores. Nordstrom also serves customers through its online presence at http://www.nordstrom.com and through its catalogs. Nordstrom, Inc. is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol JWN. MEDIA CONTACTS: Brooke White Nordstrom, Inc. (206) 373-3030 Bob Lewis Pacific Development Group (949) 760-8591 (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20001011/NORDLOGO) SOURCE Nordstrom, Inc. Brooke White of Nordstrom, Inc., +1-206-373-3030; or Bob Lewis of Pacific Development Group, +1-949-760-8591, for Nordstrom, Inc.