Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH to Open New Store In Tanger Outlets Hilton Head

Mar 28, 2011, 09:00 ET from Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH

NEW YORK, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH today announced that its Hilton Head, South Carolina store will be moving from The Mall at Shelter Cove to the new Tanger Outlets Hilton Head. The grand opening on March 31, 2011 coincides with the grand opening of this Tanger Outlets complex. The 24,000 square foot store is modeled in Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH's innovative 'luxury in a loft' design which has revolutionized outlets with its modern layout that is organized and shopper-friendly.

"We are excited about the new store opening at Tanger Outlets Hilton Head," noted Robert Wallstrom, President of Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH. "The community's fast growing population and extraordinary tourist traffic make Hilton Head an ideal fit for OFF 5TH."

Hilton Head is a beach community with nearly 12 miles of Atlantic Ocean beachfront attracting over 2.5 million visitors each year. Appealing to the area's active community, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH will feature a Tail Activewear shop focusing on golf and tennis products. In addition, the store will carry a wide selection of luxury brands across men's, women's, and children's apparel and accessories as well as home and gift products, all at discounted prices.

OFF 5TH's signature grand opening campaign will celebrate the new location with "Fashion Week comes to Hilton Head" including a pre-launch party on March 30. Select guests will be the first to preview and shop the collections while enjoying hors d'oeuvres and signature cocktails. Guests will also receive a Fashion Pass featuring five additional opportunities to save in addition to already receiving 20% off select merchandise and a free tote with purchase. Members of OFF 5TH's More! Rewards program can enter to win luxe giveaways including a $500 OFF 5TH shopping spree.

To follow, Steve Tanger and South Carolina's Governor Nikki Haley will open Tanger Outlets Hilton Head with a ribbon cutting ceremony on March 31. Additionally, OFF 5TH is participating in a series of festivities hosted by Tanger Outlets, including a spring concert series on opening weekend, a fashion show and a preview gala. A portion of proceeds and ticket sales from events will benefit the Coastal Discovery Museum's Sea Turtle Protection Project.

About Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH

Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH is the savvy shopper's premier source for value-priced designer clothing and accessories, offering customers an exceptional array of both coveted designer names and unique merchandise under the Saks Fifth Avenue label. Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH places the highest priority on style, selection, and customer service. Today, there are a total of 57 Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH stores in 23 states. Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH is a part of Saks Incorporated which also operates 46 Saks Fifth Avenue stores and

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