True Food Kitchen to open at Easton Town Center

2019-03-18T18:35:31+00:00March 18th, 2019|Community|

Published in Chain Store Age A health-conscious restaurant brand is set to expand into Ohio next year. True Food Kitchen, co-founded by integrative medicine expert Dr. Andrew Weil, will open a 6,000-sq.-ft. location at Easton Town Center in 2020. The fast-casual chain’s menu rotates regularly with fresh, in-season produce and nutrient-dense ingredients, with vegetarian, vegan [...]

Anne Mastin on Dining and Entertainment

2019-04-24T15:17:14+00:00February 20th, 2019|General, Leasing, Mixed-Use, Restaurants, Thought Leadership|

Published in Chain Store Age by Al Urbanski When Yaromir Steiner introduced Easton Town Center to Columbus, Ohio, 25 years ago, he was also introducing the concept of placemaking to the retail real estate industry. This many years later, mall and shopping center developers are all subscribing to his idea of providing quality dining and [...]

Shake Shack Opens Second Ohio Location at Easton

2019-04-24T15:17:38+00:00February 1st, 2019|General, Leasing, Restaurants|

Published in Chain Store Age by Jennifer Setteducato Ohio’s most popular retail destination is gaining a cult favorite. This summer, Shake Shack will open its second Ohio location at Easton Town Center in Columbus. The 3,523-sq.-ft. burger joint will feature an outdoor patio and seating for more than 100 guests. Like all Shake Shack locations, [...]

Q&A: ShopLAB Gives Smaller Retailers a Big Presence

2019-04-24T15:03:56+00:00January 17th, 2019|General, Leasing, Thought Leadership|

Published in Ancillary Retail Retailers looking to access and customize a pop-up space now have a new tool: ShopLAB, which recently opened at Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio. ShopLAB is a 500-square-foot store space which opened this fall at the mall. It’s intended to be utilized both by online brands looking to give customers [...]

Restoration Hardware to anchor Easton’s 16-acre expansion

2018-12-20T16:00:23+00:00December 19th, 2018|Mixed-Use|

Published in Chain Store Age Retail real estate professionals were ooh-ing and aah-ing over Restoration Hardware’s 90,000 sq. ft. “gallery” in New York’s Meatpacking District at the ICSC show in early December. Now the retailer has staked out high-profile ground in Columbus. Steiner + Associates has announced that RH Columbus will be the retail highlight [...]

Construction Underway for Easton Town Center’s $500 Million Expansion in Columbus, Ohio

2018-12-20T16:19:02+00:00December 10th, 2018|Mixed-Use|

Published in Shopping Center Business Easton Town Center is undergoing a significant expansion that will feature local and national retailers, breweries, restaurants, entertainment venues, hotels and public event space. Easton Town Center is a 1,300-acre mixed-use development in northeast Columbus, Ohio. The expansion will exceed $500 million of development over the next four years. The [...]

Tavistock Development Co. and Steiner + Associates showcase Lake Nona Town Center

2018-12-20T15:49:53+00:00December 2nd, 2018|Mixed-Use|

Tavistock Development Co. and Steiner + Associates showcased Lake Nona Town Center at the International Council of Shopping Center’s New York Deal Making Conference this month. ICSC NY is the largest retail real estate event on the East Coast for networking, deal making and professional development.

5Qs for Yaromir Steiner on retail transformation

2018-12-20T15:45:45+00:00November 27th, 2018|Mixed-Use|

Born in Istanbul and educated as a civil engineer in France, Yaromir Steiner brought a fresh outlook to the American retail real estate industry he joined with the inception of Steiner + Associates 25 years ago. His notion of building an outdoor center with streets and plazas and metered parking in front of store entrances [...]

Amazon Isn’t to Blame for Retail Sector’s Troubles. The Shrinking Middle Class Is.

2018-09-13T14:14:55+00:00September 13th, 2018|Mixed-Use|

Published in National Real Estate Investor  Despite an economy that has enjoyed almost uninterrupted positive growth since the deep recession of the late 2000s, those who work in and around retail will be quick to tell you that it isn’t all milk and honey for the industry. Turbulence, closures and realignment are the new norm, as the [...]

Development Digest: Continuous evolution has kept Easton Town Center new over its 20 years

2018-08-22T18:38:46+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Mixed-Use|

Published in International Council of Shopping Center When it comes to understanding the details behind many retail shopping centers, the source of record is often the original architects who designed and planned every square inch of space. Such is the case with one of the first open-air lifestyle centers in the country: Easton Town Center. [...]