SEATTLE, Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) today announced plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at Hamilton Crossing in Allentown, Pa. The 35,450-square-foot store is scheduled to open in fall 2016. The property is owned and being developed by The Goldenberg Group.
Hamilton Crossing is accessible from Hamilton Boulevard and Route 222 on the west side of Allentown. Nordstrom Rack will join new tenants including Costco, Whole Foods and Target.
"We're thrilled to be bringing Nordstrom Rack to the Lehigh Valley area," said Geevy Thomas, president of Nordstrom Rack. "We hope this new store will help us more conveniently serve customers who have been making the drive to Philadelphia and New York City to shop with us."
Nordstrom Rack is the off-price retail division of Nordstrom, Inc., offering customers a wide selection of on-trend apparel, accessories and shoes at an everyday savings of 30-70 percent off regular prices. The Rack carries merchandise from Nordstrom stores and Nordstrom.com, as well as specially purchased items from many of the top brands sold at Nordstrom. The Rack is designed to provide the ultimate treasure hunt to style-savvy customers.
Today the company serves customers at three Racks and two full-line Nordstrom stores in Pennsylvania.
Nordstrom, Inc. is a leading fashion specialty retailer based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 292 stores in 38 states, including 116 full-line stores in the United States and one in Canada; 167 Nordstrom Racks; two Jeffrey boutiques; and one clearance store. Nordstrom also serves customers online through Nordstrom.com, Nordstromrack.com and private sale site HauteLook. The company also owns Trunk Club, a personalized clothing service that takes care of customers online at TrunkClub.com and its five showrooms. Nordstrom, Inc.'s common stock is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol JWN.
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