COMMERCE - Tanger Outlets in Commerce has signed a new lease with Talbots, a leading national ladies clothing chain. Construction on the new 4,200 square foot store is expected to begin in July with an opening targeted by the 4th quarter of this year.<br />
Established in 1947, Talbots is a specialty retailer and direct marketer of women's classic clothing, shoes and accessories. <br />
"This is very exciting as Talbots will be a wonderful addition to our outlet center in Commerce," said Mark Valentine, Tanger General Manager in Commerce. "We have been working hard over the years to continually enhance the wonderful brand assortments at great values for our fashion conscious customers, and Talbots has been one of our most requested stores!"<br />
This location will represent the 21st Talbots store to open within the Tanger international portfolio.<br />
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.