Outlet malls date as far back as years, when apparel stores and shoe factories on the East Coast started offering up excess and damaged goods to employees, according to a Northwestern University study. Everything is a lot more expensive in their countries. Janie and Jack Outlet.
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Janie and Jack Outlet. Last Call by Neiman Marcus. New Balance Factory Outlet. Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Outlet. The Children's Place Outlet. Time Factory Watch Outlet. True Religion Brand Jeans Outlet. Zales The Diamond Store Outlet. Buses pick shoppers up from South Beach and Fort Lauderdale hotels, downtown Miami and even directly from the airport. The malls offer discount coupon books to tourists and lockers to store their belongings. Outlet malls are particularly popular for Latin American shoppers, who welcome the steep discounts on name-brand items that can cost three times as much at home.
Although Latin American cities enjoy plenty of large shopping centers, designer items are often out of the average shopper's reach. Outlet malls date as far back as years, when apparel stores and shoe factories on the East Coast started offering up excess and damaged goods to employees, according to a Northwestern University study.
In the s, a men's clothing manufacturer opened the first outlet not adjacent to the store and, 40 years later, the first multi-store outlet opened. The first enclosed outlet opened in and soared in popularity over the next 20 years.
By the end of this year, there will be such malls around the country. Sawgrass Mills mall is the largest. Outlet malls are usually located some distance from regular shopping centers, near a major highway, and are known for offering designer brands at steep discounts. Sawgrass, about 45 minutes from Miami and 30 minutes from Fort Lauderdale, has been the mainstay of South Florida outlet shopping since it was built in With stores and 1.
Buses run six times a day from the airport to pick up people who have hours to kill before a cruise ship or long-distance flight. About 41 percent of the mall's customers are tourists, with Brazil, Venezuela, Argentina, Peru and Canada the most common nationalities. Like Sawgrass, Brazil is increasingly the country the customers call home.
A whopping 85 percent of the mall's shoppers are Hispanic, said mall spokeswoman Madelyn Bello. Everyone wants more value.
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