Noteworthy news about New England Development and our diverse portfolio of properties
Media coverage of New England Development’s many projects keeps retailers, partners, communities, and customers informed of NED’s accomplishments, accolades, and community activities.

News organizations across the country are sharing the excitement of New England Development's new projects, new retailers, and new shopping and dining opportunities.  Articles in the Palm Beach Post and Sun Sentinel announce store openings and concerts at Palm Beach Outlets, readers of the Washington Post learn about the exciting new shops and restaurants arriving at Ronald Reagan National Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport, and devotees of Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler hear regularly of Nantucket Island Resorts’ many awards and accolades.

This is but a small sampling of the news coverage garnered by New England Development and our family of companies. A curated selection, below, provides a glimpse into articles and television coverage being published about our projects, people, and partnerships.

May 3 2016
Press releases

Palm Beach Outlets Hosts Safe Kids Day

Who: Palm Beach Outlets hosts Safe Kids Day

What: Safe Kids Day is a day to celebrate kids and take action to keep them safe. During this event, the first 500 children will receive free bicycle helmets. The event also will feature a bicycle rodeo; helmet fitting; fun, interactive games providing safety tips; car seat checks; safety demonstrations by vendors; and more.

April 27 2016
Press releases

Asheville Outlets Celebrates First Anniversary

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (April 27, 2016) – In celebration of the first anniversary, Asheville Outlets will host two days of family-fun activities, entertainment and shopping. The celebration will begin on Saturday, April 30th from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. with Community Day and the ABCCM Truck & Tractor Show.  Then on Sunday May 1st from noon – 3:00 p.m., kids of all ages will enjoy Kids Day. 

April 25 2016
Press releases

Retailers and Restaurateurs Invited to Launch Their Business at PHL

PHILADELPHIA – April 25, 2016 – A leasing outreach forum hosted by MarketPlace PHL, LLC, and the City of Philadelphia’s Division of Aviation will take place on Thursday, May 5 at 9:30 a.m. at the Airport Marriott. At the event, local, regional and national retailers, quick service food operators and restaurateurs will learn about the new business opportunities available in the robust concessions program at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

April 7 2016
Press releases

Outlets of Little Rock Announces May 2016 Opening of Starbucks and Converse Factory Store

LITTLE ROCK, AR (April 7, 2016) – Outlets of Little Rock, Arkansas’ only outlet shopping center, has announced the May  2016 opening of two new stores – Starbucks and Converse Factory Store.  “We are delighted to announce both the opening of Starbucks and Converse Factory Store at Outlets of Little Rock,” explains Teresa Hendrix, General Manager, “Starbucks is always a welcome refreshment option for busy shoppers and complements our present food and beverage offerings perfectly.  Converse Factory Store adds to our amazing selection of athletic shoe stores with its exceptional men’s, women’s

April 6 2016
Press releases

CambridgeSide to Host Two Day Denim Pop Up Shop to Benefit Non Profit Dress for Success Boston

CAMBRIDGE, MA (April 6, 2016) – CambridgeSide will host a special Denim Pop Up Shop to benefit Dress for Success Boston this Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9, 2016. The Denim Event will be presented by Creating Leaders In Movement Boston (CLIMB). CLIMB is a professional women's group located in Boston supporting the non-profit Dress For Success Boston.


April 4 2016
Press releases

Outlets of Little Rock Announces Mustang Car Show

LITTLE ROCK, AR (April 4, 2016) – Outlets of Little Rock, Arkansas’ only outlet shopping center, has announced a special Mustang Car Show on Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm at the center.  The Mustang Car Show will celebrate the 52nd Anniversary of the Ford Mustang, featuring some of the most beautiful new and vintage Mustangs from across the state.  Sponsored in collaboration with Central Arkansas Mustangers, the event is complimentary and open to the public.

About Outlets of Little Rock

March 31 2016
Press releases

Asheville Outlets Announces Kirkland’s Grand Opening

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (March 31, 2016) – National specialty retailer Kirkland’s, Inc., will host a grand opening on Saturday, April 2nd, at the new Asheville Outlets store. The new Asheville store, which will employ approximately 25 people, is one of 377 Kirkland’s stores throughout the country and the second in the Asheville area. Kirkland’s offers its customers an extensive selection of decorative items, gifts and seasonal merchandise.

March 29 2016
In the news

A Build-Your-Own Artisanal Pizza Shop Comes to Cambridge This Spring

Alex E. Weaver - Lifestyle Editor

3/28/16 @10:03am in Lifestyle

A popular LA-based build-your-own pizza shop is opening a location in Cambridge this spring.

PizzaRev, which began in California and has locations in Colorado, Nevada, New York, Ohio and Tennessee, announced Monday it will open a spot in the CambridgeSide Galleria food court.

"The company," according to a release, "selected the location based on its diverse customers including students, area workers, tourists and residents."

March 28 2016
In the news

RH to Open at Asheville Outlets

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (March 21, 2016) – Asheville Outlets will soon be home to the region’s first RH (Restoration Hardware) Outlet. The new store from the luxury home furnishings leader will be located in the western wing of Asheville Outlets.

“RH is an inspiring, highly admired brand and we know it will be an incredibly well-received addition to all the other established retailers at Asheville Outlets,” said Sharon Morgan, General Manager, Asheville Outlets.

March 25 2016
In the news

In the pink: D.C. airports prepare for Cherry Blossom Festival crowds

Harriet Baskas, Special for USA TODAY 11:01 a.m. EDT March 25, 2016

It’s cherry blossom season in Washington, D.C., and, after two revisions, the U.S. National Park Service now predicts that the peak bloom dates for the Yoshino cherry trees in the nation’s capital will be March 22-24.

March 18 2016
In the news

Oath Craft Pizza Opens Today in Chestnut Hill

(Eater Boston - by Dana Hatic Mar 18, 2016)

A third location of a fast-casual pizza place opens its doors today in Chestnut Hill, according to Boston Restaurant Talk. Oath Craft Pizza, which was founded in Nantucket and has a kiosk in South Station, picked the Boston suburb for its latest expansion, where it will dish out crisp pizzas cooked in just 90 seconds.

Oath Craft is located in the same 200 Boylston St. plaza as Brio Tuscan Grille, The Capital Grille, Seasons 52, Bon Me, and a handful of other restaurants. The restaurant will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

March 17 2016
Press releases

Outlets of Little Rock Announces Two New Store Openings

LITTLE ROCK, AR (March 17, 2016) – Outlets of Little Rock, Arkansas’ only outlet shopping center, has announced the opening of two new stores – New Balance Factory Store will open on Thursday, March 24, 2016 and Lucky Brand Jeans will open at the center the following day, Friday, March 25, 2016. Store hours will be Monday – Saturday, 10am-9pm and Sunday 11am-6pm.

March 11 2016
Press releases

CambridgeSide Hosts Craicfest 5K

CAMBRIDGE, MA (March 11, 2016) — Join us St. Patrick's Day weekend,  Sunday, March 13 beginning at 9:30am for a road & trail race through DCR Northpoint Park, followed by an INDOOR party hosted by CambridgeSide ( Get in the spirit and wear your GREEN! Or even better, run the race in your best Irish-themed outfit and you could win some serious prizes in the costume contest!

March 3 2016
Press releases

Hanover Company Invests in 220 New Apartments at The Pinehills in Plymouth To Meet South Shore and Cape Demand for Luxury Multi Family

PLYMOUTH, Mass., March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pinehills in Plymouth, MA is proud to announce the opening of Hanover at The Pinehills, 220 resort style apartments offering incredible amenities unique to the area from a cyber-lounge to a community catering kitchen and more.  Already the initial response has surpassed expectations.

March 3 2016
In the news

Two new ‘leaders’ join the PHL MarketPlace team  

(March 1, 2016 - Travel Retail Business) Philadelphia International Airport’s MarketPlace PHL management company has announced the addition of Rebecca Simon as Manager of Marketing and Customer Service and Tammy Palmatier as Specialty Leasing Manager. Both will work with the award-winning retail programme at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) within its  leadership team.

March 2 2016
Press releases

Starbucks to Open at Asheville Outlets

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (March 2, 2016) – Scheduled to open at Asheville Outlets in early spring, Starbucks is one of the country’s most familiar brands.  Starbucks serves handcrafted beverages and coffees from around the world, along with a variety of teas, pastries and confections, sandwiches and coffee-related accessories and equipment.

“Starbucks will be a great complement to the food and beverage options we already have here,” said Sharon Morgan, General Manager, Asheville Outlets. “Sometimes you just need a little coffee pick-me-up for that extra energy to shop!”