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anchor store

n.
A large store, such as a department store or supermarket, that is prominently located in a shopping mall to attract customers who are then expected to patronize the other shops in the mall.
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THE planned redevelopment of a tired part of Coventry city centre could include a street food market similar to Digbeth Dining Club - while a flagship anchor store is still on the cards.
Sears, the last original anchor store at Eastview Mall, will be closing.
But on Thursday, Sears announced it will close another 72 stores, including its anchor store at Gurnee Mills.
Common requests were for an anchor store, a possible ice rink, but no student accommodation.
Landmark will be the mall's sixth anchor store, after Shopwise Supercenter, SaveMore, Robinsons Department Store, Ace Hardware and Handyman.
Around 130,000 square feet at the new retail and leisure destination is accounted for, with upscale British supermarket chain Waitrose confirmed as the anchor store. The multi-screen cinema and most of the casual dining and food court space is also already taken, said Nakheel.
IS the Aldi store to be built on the site of the Billingham Arms the anchor store which was envisioned by the planners as the anchor store designed to restore the fortunes of the Billingham town centre?
Hammerson, a leading European real estate company, has revised heads of terms agreed with John Lewis, the anchor store for the first phase of Eastgate retail development in Leeds.
The 25,000-square-foot Bloomingdale's Outlet will serve as an anchor store at the outlet center, which is slated to open in early June.
The city's Summer Row development today took a giant step forward with the news that M&S will be a second anchor store for the scheme, alongside other giant retail chain Debenhams.
Real Estate Advantage endorsements, which normally would have to be purchased separately, include anchor store business income, denial of access, lease cancellation and others, according to David J.