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February 6, 2018

Nordstrom to relocate Oak Park Mall store to Missouri

US-based fashion retailer Nordstrom is planning to relocate its Oak Park Mall store in Overland Park, Kansas, to Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri.

US-based fashion retailer Nordstrom is planning to relocate its Oak Park Mall store in Overland Park, Kansas, to Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri.

The new store features approximately 116,000ft² in space and is set to open in 2021.

Nordstrom noted that it will continue its operations at the existing location until it moves to its new location in Missouri.

“We need to invest in bringing our customers the best we have to offer when it comes to both our digital capabilities and our physical locations.”

Nordstrom stores president Jamie Nordstrom said: “We’ve been fortunate to be able to serve our customers in this market at Oak Park Mall for the past 20 years and look forward to offering them a new shopping experience at Country Club Plaza.

“Kansas City continues to be a terrific market for us. We want to grow our business here, which means we need to invest in bringing our customers the best we have to offer when it comes to both our digital capabilities and our physical locations.

“By building a new store, we’re excited to provide a new experience that makes shopping with us even more convenient.”

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The Country Club Plaza is a 1.3 million-square-foot, mixed-use retail and office property, which is jointly owned and managed by the Taubman Centers and the Macerich Company.

Taubman Centers chief operating officer William Taubman said: “The addition of a new Nordstrom store advances Taubman and Macerich’s promise to create a modern, point-of-difference experience on the Plaza.

“Exciting new retail and dining will ensure the district’s future success and that it remains the crown jewel of the market.”

Nordstrom opened its store in Oak Park Mall store in 1998 and was said to be its first store in Kansas.

The retailer currently operates 18 stores and 44 Rack stores in the Midwest.