Häagen-Dazs Ice Cream is coming to the Deptford Mall, moving into a prime location in the center court section of the Mall, next to the Disney Store and just steps away from Starbucks. The location was previously an ice cream store of a different kind... the "Dough Life" store closed in under a year, offering treats that looked like ice cream but were made from a custom cookie dough mix. Mall social media simply says Haagen Daz is targeting a…
Fashion Retailer Forever 21 has filed for bankruptcy and put together a list of 178 stores they plan on closing. Deptford Mall, Cherry Hill Mall, and Hamilton Mall are on the list but there is a lot of hope they remain open. Company officials seem confident better lease deals can be negotiate. The status of the planned Gloucester Premium Outlets location in Blackwood is unknown at this time.
Ed Forler is Dave and Buster's Vice President of Operations, which seems to have him involved in all aspects of D&B new store roll-outs and when necessary, being a public voice for the company. This article is a quick read 20 questions style interview with Ed, where he talks about the new location coming to Gloucester Township, the Philadelphia location, their competition with Round 1... and more importantly, Ed's connection to the Delaware Valley. He has Eagles Season Tickets!
It's been widely reported that the Dave and Busters coming to Gloucester Premium Outlets is opening Spring 2020. But no one knows when the Round One venue at the Deptford Mall will be opening... until now. 42Freeway has literally translated the Round One Japanese Quarterly earnings report to get the expected opening date for the Deptford Mall store, and it's surprising. Also, this is a two-part post as we interviewed a Dave and Busters Executive who knows the business and our area, and I should be posting that Friday!
42 Freeway was the first to tell you back in May that Dave and Buster's is coming to the Gloucester (Township) Outlet center off of Route 42, and now we can say the project was approved by the planning board. Other outlets later added an early 2020 opening is targeted. Article has images and description!