News

Noteworthy news about New England Development and our diverse portfolio of properties

Media coverage of New England Development’s many projects keeps businesses, 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.  

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.

July 26 2021
Press releases

Palm Beach Outlets Hosts Back-to-School Supplies Drive for Connections Education Center

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (July 2021) – Palm Beach Outlets will host a Back-to-School Supplies Drive from Thursday, August 5 through Saturday, August 7, 2021, for Connections Education Center and the Connections High School & Vocational Program. Items of need include backpacks, lunch boxes, crayons, markers, pencils, glue sticks, art supplies, copy paper reams and wipes, among other school supplies. Donations can be dropped off between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. each day in the Food Pavilion at Palm Beach Outlets. For more information, visit PalmBeachOutlets.com.

 

July 26 2021
Press releases

Asheville Outlets Announces Opening of Halloween Superstore

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (June 2021) – Shoppers can get a head start on all things Halloween at the Halloween Superstore opening this July at Asheville Outlets. Halloween Superstore stocks everything shoppers need for the October 31st holiday, including costumes for men, women, children, babies and pets. They also have home décor, party supplies, toys and more. The store will be open from mid-July through mid-November.

 

July 15 2021
Press releases

Outlets of Des Moines Partners with Back 2 School Iowa for School Supply Drive

ALTOONA, IOWA (July 2021) – Outlets of Des Moines has partnered with Back 2 School Iowa for a School Supply Drive to be held Monday, July 19 through Sunday, August 8, 2021. Supplies of spiral notebooks, folders, highlighters, scissors, pencil boxes, colored pencils, markers, crayons, glue sticks and more can be dropped off in the marked bin at Customer Service. For each customer who donates school supplies, a star will be put on a chart for their school of choice. At the conclusion of the drive the school with the most stars will receive a $1,000 donation from Outlets of Des Moines.

July 14 2021
Press releases

Outlets of Des Moines Presents Go for the Gold

ALTOONA, IOWA (July 2021) – In celebration of the Olympic Games, Outlets of Des Moines will host Go for the Gold on Saturday, July 24, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The afternoon will feature Olympic-inspired athletic activities throughout the concourse. Guests are invited to rock climb, play floor hockey, enjoy mini golf and badminton, inflatable sports games including basketball, football, and soccer, watch karate exhibitions and more. Special visitors throughout the day will include the Iowa National Guard, the Iowa Wild and Iowa Cubs, and appearances from mascots Crash and Cubbie.

July 1 2021
Press releases

New England Development, Tricera Capital & Rockpoint Group Partner on Significant West Palm Beach Office Acquisition

WEST PALM BEACH, FL – June 30, 2021 – Tricera Capital, the Miami-based real estate investment firm, and major investors New England Development, NDT Development and Rockpoint Group teamed up for the first time to acquire a prime office building in downtown West Palm Beach. The venture completed the $60.7 million purchase of One Clearlake on June 29.

June 28 2021
Press releases

Asheville Outlets Announces Pack 2 School Supply Drive

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (June 2021) – Asheville Outlets will host a Pack 2 School Supply Drive from Saturday, July 10 through Saturday, August 7, 2021. The drive will kick-off on Saturday, July 10 with volunteers from Seacoast Asheville Church on-site collecting school supplies near the entrance of Sportsman’s Warehouse from noon to 3:00 p.m.

Throughout the four-week drive, marked bins will be available in the Food Court for donation drop-off. School children at four local elementary schools will be the recipients of supplies collected during the program.

June 24 2021
Press releases

Asheville Outlets Announces Opening of Crate & Barrel Outlet

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (June 24, 2021) – Asheville Outlets is announcing the debut of Crate & Barrel Outlet which features contemporary and modern furniture, housewares, décor, entertaining items, kitchen accessories and more, all at value pricing. The new location also features the brand’s CB2 line. Crate & Barrel Outlet receives updated inventory daily and provides shoppers access to clearance pieces, as well as an assortment of items currently offered in Crate & Barrel stores. All items at Crate & Barrel Outlet can be taken home the day of purchase.

June 24 2021
Press releases

Pawsitivity Opens on Nantucket

NANTUCKET, MASSACHUSETTS (June 2021) – New dog-centric boutique Pawsitivity (SpreadPawsitivity) has opened at 5 Centre Street on Nantucket. Pawsitivity Nantucket creates one of a kind handcrafted dog gear and accessories entirely made in Massachusetts.

 

June 17 2021
Press releases

Outlets of Des Moines Presents Cruise into Summer

ALTOONA, IOWA (June 2021) – Outlets of Des Moines presents Cruise into Summer, a day of car and motorcycle viewing, live entertainment and delicious brews and bites on Saturday, June 26, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Co-hosted by the Iowa Street Rod Association and Gold Wing Road Riders Association, Cruise into Summer will showcase fabulous automobiles and motorbikes, live music by Prone to Jones (noon to 3:00 p.m.), food trucks, craft beer and more.

 

June 16 2021
In the news

FIRST-EVER LIFEWTR LOUNGE OPENS AT PHL

The new LifeWTR Lounge - the first of its kind anywhere - is now open at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), providing airport guests with a space to recharge with beverages, snacks and exclusive artistic content.

June 16 2021
Press releases

BURGER KING NOW OPEN AT PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

PHILADELPHIA — June 11, 2021 — Travelers at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) can now enjoy the iconic American burger joint Burger King in Terminal E. PHL Food & Shops added Burger King to expand its already impressive roster of more than 170 eateries, retail shops and services. This eatery joins the 89 restaurants and retailers that are currently operating under restrictions imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 15 2021
Press releases

CambridgeSide to Host Job Fair

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (June 2021) – Shop for a Career at CambridgeSide (CambridgeSide.com) on Thursday, June 17 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Interested full and part-time applicants can meet with restaurants, retailers and more to discuss available employment opportunities. Additionally, career fair visitors can receive styling and interview tips presented by Dress for Success Boston. The Job Fair will feature over a dozen participants and include Best Buy, Aldo, World of Beer, Victoria’s Secret, T-Mobile, GoPixelYourself, USI Security, Royal Sonesta and more.

June 7 2021
Press releases

Cambridge Bike Give Back Opens at CambridgeSide

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (JUNE 2021) – CambridgeSide (CambridgeSide.com) is now home to Cambridge Bike Give Back, a local Cambridge organization that collects used bikes, brings them back to life and gives them back to the Cambridge community free of charge.

 

June 2 2021
Press releases

Westgate Mall Hosts Black Owned Brockton Pop-Up

BROCKTON, MASSACHUSETTS (June 2021) – Westgate Mall in Brockton will partner with Black Owned Brockton to host a Melanin Essential Market Pop-Up featuring a variety of local entrepreneurs showcasing curated art, apparel, beauty products, home goods, specialty food, gifts and more. Over twenty-five vendors will be in attendance including Clock Whyse: Aromatherapy Essential Spray, Jelly Bean Sweets, Baked Goods, Lady C&J, Soul Food Catering and Fab Fit Forever: Sports & Fitness Apparel, among others.

 

May 27 2021
Press releases

Palm Beach Outlets Announces Wesloft Now Open

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (May 2021) - Palm Beach Outlets (PalmBeachOutlets.com) has announced the opening of value-priced home furnishings retailer Wesloft. Florida headquartered Wesloft offers the best prices on everything for your home including bedroom, living room, dining, kitchen, bath, bar, game room, outdoor living, and more.

 

May 27 2021
Press releases

Chestnut Hill Square to Host Purses & Pumps Donation Drive to Benefit Dress for Success Boston

 

CHESTNUT HILL, MASSACHUSETTS (May 2021) – Chestnut Hill Square (ChestnutHillSquare.com) is teaming with Dress for Success Boston to host a Purses & Pumps Donation Drive through Sunday, May 30, 2021. Donations of new purses and women’s professional shoes including flats and modest heels (no mules, stilettos, or sandals please) can be dropped in the lobby of the Medical Office Building at Chestnut Hill Square or at Athleta.

 

May 27 2021
Press releases

Outlets of Des Moines to Host Style + Beauty Donation Drive for the Young Women’s Resource Center in Des Moines

ALTOONA, IOWA (May 2021) – Outlets of Des Moines (OutletsofDesMoines.com) will host a Style + Beauty donation drive for the Young Women’s Resource Center in Des Moines over Memorial Day Weekend, Friday, May 28 through Monday, May 31, 2021.  Donations of new clothing and accessories for young women will be accepted at marked bins located in Polo Ralph Lauren, Loft Outlet, maurices, Lee Wrangler Clearance Center, Levi’s, Vera Bradley, and Cosmetics Warehouse.

 

May 27 2021
Press releases

Palm Beach Outlets to Host Job Fair in Partnership with CareerSource Palm Beach County

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (May 2021) - Palm Beach Outlets (PalmBeachOutlets.com) will host a Job Fair in partnership with CareerSource Palm Beach County on Tuesday, June 1st from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Over 40 retailers and restaurants will be participating and looking to hire including kate spade new york, Saks OFF 5th, Whole Foods, Nike Factory Store, Tommy Hilfiger, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren, Bed Bath & Beyond, Starbucks, Red Robin, Vera Bradley, and more.

May 24 2021
Press releases

CambridgeSide to Host Purses & Pumps Donation Drive To Benefit Dress for Success Boston

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (May 2021) – CambridgeSide (CambridgeSide.com) is teaming with Dress for Success Boston to host a Purses & Pumps Donation Drive through Sunday, May 30, 2021. Donations of new purses and women’s professional shoes including flats and modest heels (no mules, stilettos, or sandals please) can be dropped off at T.J. Maxx, located on Level 2 at CambridgeSide. 

 

May 21 2021
Press releases

New England’s First Best Buy Outlet Now Open at Westgate Mall

BROCKTON, MASSACHUSETTS (May 21, 2021) – New England’s first Best Buy Outlet is now open at Westgate Mall (ShopatWestgateMall.com). A concept from Best Buy, Best Buy Outlet offers shoppers deeply discounted prices on appliances, TVs, computers, and more, with inventory regularly updated. Best Buy Outlet shoppers can save up to 40% on clearance and open box products.

 

Online ordering for instore pick up is also available, including contactless curbside pickup. Best Buy Outlet is open 7 days a week, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. For more information, visit BestBuy.com/Outlet.

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