rue21 Opening This Week at The Shoppes at Parma

PARMA, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The
Shoppes at Parma
, a PECO Real Estate property, is pleased to
announce the opening of rue21, a leading teen specialty apparel
retailer. To celebrate the November 10 grand opening, rue21 is offering
free giveaways for the first 100 customers to visit the new store.

The 6,752-square-foot shop includes apparel and accessories for girls
and guys as well as rue21’s newest and fastest-growing division, rue+
plus sizes. Customers are now able to shop a wide selection of trendy
products including apparel, footwear, fragrance, beauty and room décor.
The shop is located at West Ridgewood Drive in the building with
soon-to-open ULTA Beauty (opening November 18) and Shoe Dept. Encore
(opening November 11).

rue21 is the largest fast-fashion retailer in the U.S. with more than
1,200 stores in 48 states in shopping malls, outlets and strip centers.
The retailer has experienced dramatic growth over the years and has
propelled the brand into a destination for teens by delivering current
fashion trends at a great value.

Michelle Devlin, General Manager of The Shoppes at Parma, said, “The
opening of rue21 is well-timed for the holiday shopping season. The new
store gives teen shoppers and their families exciting gift possibilities
as well as chic apparel options for holiday parties and get-togethers.
We’re excited about the addition of rue21 to the line-up of
fashion-forward retail at The Shoppes at Parma.”

About rue21

rue21, headquartered in Warrendale, Pa., is a leading specialty retailer
offering exclusive branded merchandise and the newest trends at a great
value. rue21 currently operates 1,200 stores in 48 states and on its
website, rue21.com. Learn more at www.rue21.com

About The Shoppes at Parma

The Shoppes at Parma is in the midst of an exciting transformation
through its multi-phase redevelopment. The 750,000 square-foot open air
center is anchored by J.C. Penney, Dick’s Sporting Goods, recently
opened Gordmans, Walmart Supercenter and Marc’s grocery store and
features specialty retailers, services and a wide variety of dining
options. The center is located just eight miles southwest of downtown
Cleveland, at the intersection of Ridge Road and West Ridgewood Drive.

New to The Shoppes at Parma in 2016:
American Commodore Tuxedo, Aspen Dental, FITWORKS, Gordmans department
store, Kay Jewelers, MISSION BBQ, PetValu, PIZZAFIRE, Pulp Juice &
Smoothie Bar, Rally House, rue21, T-Mobile

Opening soon: ULTA Beauty, Shoe
Dept. Encore, Five Guys, Pearle Vision

About PECO Real Estate Partners (PREP)

PECO
Real Estate Partners
(PREP), Cincinnati-based owner of The Shoppes
at Parma, has incorporated Phillips Edison & Company’s former
development and strategic retail divisions and will focus on the
acquisition, repositioning and management of power and lifestyle
centers, enclosed malls, mixed-use retail projects and single-tenant
developments.

Contacts

Yopko Penhallurick
Betty Weibel, 440-543-8615
bw@yp-pr.com
Photos
available upon request