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.

September 27 2019
Press releases

Chestnut Hill Square Presents Art in the Square

CHESTNUT HILL, MASSACHUSETTS (September 2019) - Chestnut Hill Square ( presents Art in the Square, a free outdoor art and sculpture exhibition from now through October 20, 2019. The installation will feature sculptures from Studio Without Walls, including works from Anne Alexander, Anne Eder, Janet Kawada, Bette Ann Libby, Delanie Wise, Madeleine Lord, Stacey Piwinski, Maria Ritz, Kerri Schmidt, Dave Foley, Gregory Steinsieck, Gail Jerauld Bos and Barbara Fletcher.

September 27 2019
In the news

Philadelphia International Airport Launches Grab

Aviation Pros,  September 27, 2019

Philadelphia Marketplace, the food and retail shops at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), has partnered with Grab Airport, an e-commerce platform offering convenient mobile food ordering for PHL’s more than 32.2 million annual passengers.

September 25 2019
Press releases

Bass Factory Outlets Now Open at Outlets of Des Moines

ALTOONA, IOWA (October, 2019) – New England Development has announced the opening of Bass Factory Outlet at Outlets of Des Moines. The creator of the classic Weejuns Penny Loafer also offers signature American men’s and women’s footwear and apparel for less.  Bass Factory Outlet is the latest opening at Outlets of Des Moines, joining the center’s exciting roster of fashion, footwear, housewares and accessories outlets.

September 24 2019
Press releases

Bud & Marilyn's Opens at Philadelphia International Airport

PHILADELPHIA — Sept. 24, 2019 — Philadelphia Marketplace, the food and retail shops at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), welcomes Bud & Marilyn’s, located in Concourse C, to its food lineup. The full-service restaurant with a simple focus — great food and drink with genuine hospitality — features a cozy dining area with a large bar in addition to a menu of grab-and-go items. The eatery opened on Friday, Sept. 6, and offers a plethora of options for busy travelers.

September 22 2019
Press releases

Wilsons Leather Now Open at Outlets of Des Moines

ALTOONA, IOWA (September 2019) – Outlets of Des Moines ( has announced the opening of Wilsons Leather, the country’s leading specialty retailer of outerwear, accessories and apparel. Wilsons Leather features up to 80% off comparable retail prices on everyday jackets, handbags, travel items and more.

September 9 2019
Press releases

CambridgeSide Announcing Opening of Laced

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (September 2019) – CambridgeSide ( has announced the opening of Laced, a sneaker and streetwear boutique. Laced was established in 2006 as Boston’s first high-end sneaker boutique located in the South End. In July 2010, Joamil Rodriguez acquired the Laced brand and had a vision of art, music and fashion for the space.

July 22 2019
Press releases

Massachusetts' First Serena & Lily to Open at Chestnut Hill Square

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS (August 2019) – New England Development has announced that Serena & Lily, a California-based home and lifestyle company, will open early fall at Chestnut Hill Square in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts.  Serena & Lily is noted for its combination of breezy California style with great design, a look that is casual and coastal, relaxed yet refined. The Serena & Lily Chestnut Hill Design Shop will be the company’s first store in Massachusetts.

June 24 2019
Press releases

10th Annual Run + Ride at CambridgeSide Registration Now Open

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (June 2019) - The 10th Annual Run + Ride at CambridgeSide, a FREE Kids Only Duathlon with biking and running around CambridgeSide will be held on Sunday, August 4, 2019. Run + Ride at CambridgeSide is a complimentary event for children 5-13 years old and features summer fun for the whole family with prizes, race t-shirts, giveaways, entertainment and more. An iPad is awarded to each category winner. First time races encouraged. Races are not timed and the course is handicap accessible. All abilities are welcome.

June 24 2019
In the news

'Great Hall' unveiled at Boston Logan International Airport's Terminal B

June 20, 2019 | WCVB

BOSTON — Travelers using Terminal B at Boston Logan International Airport will now be greeted by a new travel experience, starting with a new Great Hall.

The space was unveiled Thursday by representatives of the Massachusetts Port Authority and American Airlines, the preeminent airline flying out of Terminal B.

June 20 2019
Press releases

Asheville Outlets Hosts Independence Day 5K Race

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (June 2019) - Asheville Outlets ( will host the Independence Day 5K on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. Participants can choose from the timed 5K run/walk or the 1 mile unlimited walk. Registration pricing, day of or in advance is $30 for adults for the 5K Race and $15 for the 1 mile walk. Special senior and youth pricing available. $5 from every registration will go towards either the Wounded Warrior Project or Veteran for Peace.

June 20 2019
Press releases

Outlets of Des Moines Hosts Kids Day Summer Kick Off!

ALTOONA, IOWA (June 2019) – Outlets of Des Moines ( will host a Kids Day Summer Kick Off! event on Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the center. The day of FREE family fun includes a 9:00 a.m. Donut Run with Nike Factory Store, a comedy magic show, face painting, glitter tattoos, music, balloon twisting, kids’ crafts and more.

June 17 2019
Press releases

CambridgeSide Announces Charleys Philly Steaks Now Open

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (June 2019) – Charleys Philly Steaks is now open at CambridgeSide, joining a diverse line-up of over fifteen eateries, including the newest additions of Cosi, Gong Cha, Dough Life and Woops. For more than 30 years, Columbus-based Charleys Philly Steaks has been serving up its famous Philly Cheesesteaks made with 100% USDA Choice Steak or 100% All-White Meat Chicken and fresh toppings grilled-to-order, along with loaded Gourmet Fries and Real Fruit Lemonades.

May 29 2019
Press releases

CambridgeSide Hosts Freedom Run 5K

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (May 2019) – CambridgeSide is excited to partner with East Cambridge Business Association in Freedom Run, a patriotic 5K race through the heart of East Cambridge and Inman Square on a flat and fast course with the race starting and finishing at CambridgeSide. Registration includes a short sleeve technical t-shirt, five free parking passes, VIP perks for teams over 20 and a post-race celebration on the roof deck at CambridgeSide featuring music, food and beverages by Cambridge Brewing.

May 28 2019
Press releases

Jewelry Pop-Up Shop Benefitting Dress for Success Boston

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (May 2019) – CambridgeSide ( has teamed up with Dress for Success Boston to host a Jewelry Pop-Up Shop from Friday, May 31 to Sunday, June 2, 2019. For every piece of jewelry sold, CambridgeSide will donate a piece of jewelry to Dress for Success Boston. 

The Jewelry Pop-Up will be located on Level 1 near Starbucks. All proceeds benefit Dress for Success Boston.

May 22 2019
In the news

Palm Beach Outlets Gets a MAXI Award for Cars & Coffee Event


The Palm Beach Outlets has been recognized with global award, the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) MAXI Award, part of the organization’s Global Awards that recognize achievement for professional excellence in the retail real estate Industry.

May 21 2019
Press releases

Chill Sugar Now Open at Chestnut Hill Square

CHESTNUT HILL, MASSACHUSETTS (May 2019) – Brookline, Massachusetts resident Alex Cattan and her family have opened Chill Sugar, a pop-up boutique featuring unique gift items, a wide variety of candies and confections, as well as a custom balloon bar perfect for party planning.

“We are delighted to welcome Chill Sugar to Chestnut Hill Square. This innovative sweets boutique is brimming with delightful treats for every occasion,” comments Beth Spiegel, Specialty Leasing Manager for New England Development.

May 17 2019
Press releases

Outlets of Des Moines Announces Opening of The Uniform Outlet

ALTOONA, IOWA (May 2019) – Outlets of Des Moines ( is pleased to announce that The Uniform Outlet will open at the center in late May 2019. The Uniform Outlet specializes in affordable brand name scrubs and medical uniforms for both men and women. Sizes at The Uniform Outlet range from extra small to 5X and are available in petite, regular, tall and plus. 

May 13 2019
Press releases

Outlets of Des Moines to Host the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Great Strides Walk

ALTOONA, IOWA (May 2019) – Outlets of Des Moines ( will host The Iowa Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Great Strides Walk. The walk will take place on Saturday, May 18, 2019 and will feature an 8:00 a.m. yoga class with Yoga & Co. followed by a 9:00 a.m. registration. The walk will begin at 10:00 a.m. Lunch will be served at 11:00 a.m. to all registered participants. For more information or to register, visit