Today was the groundbreaking ceremony for the Tanger Outlets mall scheduled to open in Byron Township in the fall of 2015.

Stores coming to the mall were announced at the ceremony.

The mall is expected to create over 300 jobs during the construction phase and over 1000 full and part-time jobs once it opens.

The mall will also create an estimated economic impact of $7.35 million in additional sales tax revenue for the area.

A partial list of stores coming to the mall was revealed at this morning's groundbreaking ceremony, stores include:

  • Adidas
  • American Eagle Outfitters
  • Banana Republic Factory Store
  • Brooks Brothers Factory Store
  • Calvin Klein
  • Carters
  • Express Factory Outlet
  • Gap Outlet
  • Kay Jewelers Outlet
  • Nike Factory Store
  • Old Navy Outlet
  • Talbots Outlet
  • Sketchers
  • Under Armour

Once complete, the mall will hold over 75 retailers.