LIVERMORE -- Developers of the Bay Area's newest outlet mall announced Thursday that Prada, Armani, Coach and Kate Spade stores will join Bloomingdales and Barneys at the 543,000-square-foot facility.
Developers led a media tour of Paragon Outlets on Thursday. It is scheduled to open Nov. 8, The city expects it will pump $2 million in sales tax revenue into Livermore and also bring 2,000 permanent jobs and 1,500 temporary and seasonal jobs to the city and area.
"In these economic times, to be opening a project of this size and bring 2,000 jobs is a big reason to celebrate," said Nicholas King, a principal at Paragon Outlets Partners.
The company also announced that all 120 store leases have been signed for the center, built on the southern side of Interstate 580 at the El Charro exit.
Stores previously announced that will call the outlet home include Banana Republic Factory Store, Cole Haan Company Store, J. Crew, Michael Kors, Nike Factory Store and Tommy Hilfiger.
In preparation for the opening, Livermore is hosting job fairs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 11 and Oct. 23 at the Robert Livermore Community Center, 4444 East Ave. in Livermore. For more information about the job fair visit www.cityoflivermore.net.
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