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BFC Partners Bags Samsonite for Staten Island’s Empire Outlets
Commercial Observer
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.
Artichoke Basille’s Pizza coming home with Staten Island expansion
silive.com
Feb 22, 2018
The famed pizzeria, which has ties to Staten Island, is the newest tenant to sign a lease with Empire Outlets being built on the St. George waterfront.
City’s first outlet mall holds promise
Crain's New York Business
Oct 30, 2017
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.
Wasabi Steak & Sushi signs lease to open in Empire Outlets
silive.com
Jul 27, 2017
Wasabi Steak & Sushi, an upscale sushi and hibachi restaurant, will open its first New York location at Empire Outlets, the city's first retail outlet center being built on the St. George waterfront.
Facade of Nordstrom Rack taking shape at Empire Outlets
silive.com
Apr 19, 2017
The first panels of the facade of Nordstorm Rack -- one of the retail anchors of Empire Outlets -- were erected on Wednesday, according to the project's developer.
BFC signs Shake Shack for Empire Outlets megaproject
The Real Deal
Apr 10, 2017
Shake Shack will set up shop at BFC Partners’ Empire Outlets.
Nike signs for 17K sf space at Empire Outlets on Staten Island
The Real Deal
Aug 29, 2016
Sports apparel giant Nike is the latest retailer to commit to BFC Partners’ Empire Outlets development on Staten Island after signing on for 17,000 square feet of space at the outlet mall.
Team Behind Gansevoort Market To Open Artisanal Spot at Empire Outlets
DNA Info
Dec 21, 2015
The team behind the Meatpacking District's Gansevoort Market is opening an "artisanal" food spot on the Staten Island waterfront.
Staten Island Getting First Fancy Food Hall at Empire Outlets
Curbed New York
Dec 21, 2015
The creative team behind Gansevoort Market, which opened in 2014 in the Meatpacking District, are bringing an upscale food court to Staten Island as part of the forthcoming Empire Outlets megaproject.
Meatpacking food whizzes headed to Empire Outlets
New York Post
Dec 17, 2015
A tantalizing taste of the Meatpacking District is coming to Staten Island, the city’s most under-served borough for cutting-edge cuisine.