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USA Outlet Shopping Festival -- October 10-13, 2014 National Event to Showcase Outlet Savings and Kick-Off Holiday Shopping

OUTLET PARTNERS PREVIEW

OutletBound.com, Outlet Marketing Alliance (OMA) and Shop America Alliance (SAA) and dozens of top outlet centers and brands presenting the second annual USA Outlet Shopping Festival, a national event designed to promote outlet shopping throughout the USA. The Festival will run for 4 days, Friday through Monday, October 10-13, 2014, U.S. Columbus Day weekend, Canadian Thanksgiving weekend and the end of the China Golden Week holiday.

Outlets are the fastest growing retail category in North America providing exceptional name brand values.  The USA Outlet Shopping Festival is the only annual consumer outlet event and provides special discounts from top name brand outlet retailers at all US store locations including:

  • Brooks Brothers
  • Calvin Klein
  • Carters
  • Clark's Outlet
  • Helzberg Diamonds Outlet
  • Izod
  • Jared Vault
  • Jockey
  • Kay Jewelers Outlet
  • Nike Factory Store
  • Nine West
  • OshKosh B'Gosh
  • Puma
  • Tommy Hilfiger
  • Van Heusen

 

Participating Outlet Centers/locations providing very special savings include:
The Outlet Shops of Grand River, Alabama
Outlets at Anthem, Arizona
Citadel Outlets, Los Angeles, California
Cabazon Outlets, California
Outlets at Tejon, California
Outlets at Castle Rock, Colorado
Outlets at Loveland, Colorado
Outlets at Silverthorne, Colorado
Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores, Florida
Palm Beach Outlets, Florida
The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta, Georgia
Fashion Outlets of Chicago, Illinois
The Outlet Shoppes at Fremont, Indiana
The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass, Kentucky
The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk, New Orleans, Louisiana
Louisiana Tax Free Shopping
The Outlets at Assembly Row, Boston, Massachusetts
Outlets at Vicksburg, Mississippi
Outlets of Mississippi
Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas, Nevada
Settlers Green Outlet Village, North Conway, New Hampshire
The Outlet Collection - Jersey Gardens, New Jersey
Fashion Outlets of Santa Fe, New Mexico
Destiny USA, Syracuse, New York
Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls USA, New York
The Outlets at Lake George, New York
The Outlet Shoppes at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso, Texas
Outlets at Conroe, Texas
Outlet at Hillsboro, Texas
Outlets at Traverse Mountain, Utah
The Outlet Shoppes at Burlington, Washington
The Outlet Shoppes at Oshkosh, Wisconsin
AND MORE!

During the USA Outlet Shopping Festival, domestic and international shoppers and travelers worldwide will be invited to visit outlet centers and shop outlet retailers to enjoy extra special savings and promotions. The Festival timing is ideal for early holiday shopping and fall fashions.  Consumers in the USA and most of Canada are invited to enter the USA Outlet Shopping Festival contest to win a Coach handbag at OutletFestival.com.

Tour Operators are encouraged to develop special Outlet Festival Shopping Packages.  OutletFestival.com provides a free marketing tool kit for tour operators and lists participating tour operators at no charge.  For details visit OutletFestival.com.

Shopping and dining are the top tourism activities in America, as tracked by the U.S. Department of Commerce/Office of Travel & Tourism Industries and U.S. Travel Association.  Outlet Centers are currently the fastest growing segment of US shopping center industry according to data tracked by Value Retail News and the International Council of Shopping Centers. OutletBound.com, the leading outlet center web site and presenter of the Festival, features more than 200 U.S. outlet shopping centers located in 42 states, many of which are participating in the Festival.

The official USA Outlet Shopping Festival web site, www.OutletFestival.com is the portal for all festival information, packages, sponsors and special offers.  The Festival includes a variety of special offers, savings and entertaining events that are great incentives to encourage shopping.

About OutletBound.com
OutletBound.com is the leading online resource for outlet shopping in the USA, with over 150,000 unique visitors per month seeking information on outlet centers, retailers, sales and events. With 65% domestic and 35% international traffic, we are the first point of contact for many domestic and international outlet tourists seeking outlet shopping options in their chosen travel destinations across the United States.

About Outlet Marketing Alliance
Outlet Marketing Alliance (OMA) is a group of leading outlet industry retailers and developers focused on creating enhanced marketing and sales opportunities. OMA meetings are held several times annually.

About Shop America Alliance
Shop America Alliance LLC (SAA) is the travel trade organization representing hundreds of the premier shopping tourism destinations, retailers, shopping centers, museum stores and outlets in North America. Founded in 1998 and focused on tourism, Shop America Alliance co-produces the annual ONE Travel Conference, SASI-ONE Awards and The Cultural Traveler guide, publishes Shop America Magazine and markets more than 175 Shop America Tours in 40 cities. For more information This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 707-224-3795 or visit OutletFestival.com.


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White Papers

Shop America Alliance publishes a series of tourism educational white papers in partnership with the Museum Store Association and the US Cultural & Heritage Tourism Marketing Council. These are available free to members of SAA, USCHT and MSA and the media.

  • Driving Cultural Tourism in Challenging Times
  • Tourism 101 – Basic Information for Selling to Tourists
  • Partnership Strategies for Building Tourism Business
  • Public Relations and Special Events to Build and Track Tourism Business Online Travel and Tourism Marketing Strategies
  • Train Your Team To Be Tourism Ambassadors

Please email your request for PDF versions of any of these White Papers to Sheila Armstrong.

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