Outlets of Des Moines Announces Grand Opening of Sunglass Hut

ALTOONA, IOWA (June 2020) – Outlets of Des Moines is pleased to announce the grand opening of Sunglass Hut, a new retailer at the center. Sunglass Hut is the premier shopping and inspiration destination for the top brands, latest trends and exclusive styles of high-quality fashion and performance sunglasses. The retailer features today’s most sought-after eyewear brands including Ray-Ban, Gucci, Michael Kors, Versace, Prada, Oakley, and Maui Jim, among others.

“We are pleased to announce the opening of Sunglass Hut,” says Outlets of Des Moines General Manager TJ Just. “Sunglass Hut is known worldwide as the top retailer of today’s most fashionable and functional sunglasses,” he adds.

Outlets of Des Moines’ present hours are Monday through Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, 12 noon to 6:00 p.m. Individual store and eatery hours and openings will vary. Updates will be regularly posted at OutletsofDesMoines.com.


Sunglass Hut
Founded in 1971 as a small kiosk in a Miami mall, Sunglass Hut has grown into one of the world’s leading destinations for the most sought-after high quality and performance sunglass brands. Stores can be found in fashionable shopping districts across the globe, from the Americas, Europe and the Middle East to Australia, South Africa, China and Southeast Asia and beyond, providing consumers with a fun, highly engaging shopping experience. Visit SunglassHut.com.


Outlets of Des Moines
Shoppers will save up to 70 percent off on America's favorite brands at Outlets of Des Moines, an open-air lifestyle destination in Altoona, Iowa. Outlets of Des Moines features nationally renowned stores such as kate spade new york, Polo Ralph Lauren, Nike Factory Store, Michael Kors Outlet, Express Factory Outlet, LOFT Outlet, Converse, Tommy Hilfiger, Under Armour Factory House, Vera Bradley Factory Outlet Store, Levi’s Outlet Store, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Le Creuset, American Eagle Outfitters and Lucky Brand. Outlets of Des Moines is conveniently located in the heart of Altoona, an entertainment destination featuring Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino, Adventureland Amusement Park, and Bass Pro Shops (take exit 141 off I-80 west and from I-80 east take exit 142). It is also served by public transportation via DART’s Route 17. Visit RideDart.com for schedule details. 


New England Development
For over 40 years, New England Development has taken a creative, entrepreneurial approach to real estate development and management, delivering and sustaining successful projects across a wide range of property types and across the country. New England Development’s robust portfolio of retail projects includes an exciting mix of outlet centers including Outlets of Des Moines in Altoona, Iowa; Asheville Outlets in Asheville, North Carolina; Clarksburg Premium Outlets in Clarksburg, Maryland; Outlets of Little Rock in Little Rock, Arkansas; and Palm Beach Outlets in West Palm Beach, Florida.