Philadelphia, PA - Whole Foods Market at Exton Square Mall in Exton, PA. will replace the former Kmart space to bring a sought-after offering to the well-located property, furthering its transformation into a regional shopping and entertainment destination with a diverse tenant roster. Occupying 55,000 square feet, Whole Foods Market represents the next phase of the property's ongoing remerchandising.
"We welcome Whole Foods, a well-known and respected brand, to this growing market and believe it, in conjunction with the proposed future development, will help solidify the vision for the property," said Joseph F. Coradino, CEO of PREIT. "In the new age of retail, the traditional mall is evolving into a destination offering a variety of options for the consumer with dining, entertainment and grocery being important components."
Exton Square Mall is well located near the Pennsylvania Turnpike and other highly trafficked roadways, with over 38 million cars passing by annually. Its location provides long-term potential as a mixed-used destination. Whole Foods joins popular retail offerings American Eagle Outfitters, H&M, Banana Republic, LOFT, Journeys, Francesca's, GAP and more as well as Round 1 Entertainment—a family entertainment complex complete with bowling, karaoke, ping pong, arcade games and billiards.