American Dream"> clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Crazy NJ Mall Will Have a Topshop, Ferris Wheel, and Ski Slope

New, 1 comment
Images via <a href="http://www.americandream.com/">American Dream</a>
Images via American Dream

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

The ridiculously-named American Dream Meadowlands—previously the ridiculously-named Meadowlands Xanadu—is close to finalizing deals with several major retailers. Uniqlo, Topshop, Forever 21, and Zara are among those named to take space in the venue, which will house other attractions like Cirque du Soleil performances, an indoor ski slope, and the country's largest Ferris wheel.

Many of the planned stores will be "flagship locations that will outshine the chain's outposts on the far side of the Hudson in Manhattan." Say what?! Zara will erect one of its largest global units in the complex, while Forever 21's store will be as big or bigger than its Times Square crown jewel. The upside for New Yorkers? Broadway should be a little less crowded on weekends.
· Retail chains plan N.J. stores to outshine NYC's [Crain's]

Uniqlo - Soho

546 Broadway, New York, NY 10012 Visit Website

American Dream Meadowlands

Meadowlands Sports Complex, Carlstadt, NJ 07072