Exclusive: Empire Outlets to hire more than 1,200 through workforce program
Aug 13, 2018
The city and owners of Empire Outlets have committed to hire more than 1,200 people to work at New York City's first outlet center through a new workforce training program starting in September, the Advance has learned.
Empire Outlets: The Biggest Thing to Hit Staten Island Is Opening This November
Jul 20, 2018
“We’re flipping on the permanent power,” Joseph Ferrara, a partner at BFC, told Commercial Observer during a construction site tour earlier in the day to show off the last phase of construction at Empire Outlets.
Empire Outlets gets nearly $100K to train laid-off workers for retail jobs
Jul 18, 2018
Empire Outlets has received a nearly $100,000 grant from the New York State Department of Labor that will be used to fund a training program for workers on Staten Island who have recently lost their jobs.
BFC Partners Bags Samsonite for Staten Island’s Empire Outlets
Mar 05, 2018
Luggage manufacturer and retailer Samsonite has signed a lease for space in Empire Outlets, the outdoor shopping center that is under development on the North Shore of Staten Island, Commercial Observer has learned.
The 100 stores—350,000 square feet of retail—near the Staten Island Ferry terminal will be part of a complex that includes an artisanal food hall and a boutique hotel replete with views of New York Harbor.