In Bad Münstereifel the City Outlet Bad Münstereifel has opened the first inner-city outlet in a historic city center today at 11 clock its doors. With immediate effect, more than 40 fashion and lifestyle brands, offered along the 800m long pedestrian street between Orchheimer and Werther Tor, all year 30-70% below the manufacturer's recommended retail prices. Rebecca Mir conducted the grand opening ceremony. Attended by Mayor Alexander Büttner, investors Georg Cruse, Rainer Harzheim and Marc Brucherseifer and operators of the ROS Retail Outlet Shopping GmbH, Thomas Reichenauer and Uli Nölkensmeier and cult singer Heino.
More than 40 fashion and lifestyle brands in the Outlet City Bad Münstereifel
The City Outlet Bad Münstereifel is virtually fully leased to the opening. The local gastronomy as well as many historical sites have been integrated in this case. What makes the City Outlet Bad Münstereifel is the combination of outlet shopping with the charm and ambience of a medieval city. In around 30 shops to fashion, sports brands, shoes and leather, as well as children's clothing, home accessories and present. Among other classic and contemporary brands such as Bugatti, Street One, Cecil to Tom Tailor and Garcia Jeans are represented. Also offer the multi-brand stores and Robert Ley Deerberg to fashion, shoes and accessories by well-known international brands. In Sports & outdoor area, visitors can look forward to Wellensteyn and Puma. In addition children's fashion from the brand names Sterntaler, Sanetta and Lego wear and lifestyle brand watches Ice Watch is offered. Chocolate lovers can enjoy delicious Swiss premium chocolate brand Lindt. For high quality home textiles and home accessories Lambert and Bassetti care. The alpine fashion and lifestyle brand, Luis Trenker and the Italian shoe brand Bagatt open its first German outlet shop in City Outlet Bad Münstereifel.
Added value for Bad Münstereifel
For the first time in Germany's growing trade concept of Outlet Centers has been integrated into an already existing, historic city. The local group of investors of Bad Münstereifel Property Management GmbH has been heavily involved in recent years for this project. The partly listed buildings, such as the French lily and the Windeck house were rehabilitated and returned to their original buildings. "With the development and shape of acceptance the project it became clear that this particular charm makes a special part of the City Outlet Bad Münstereifel and the city Bad Münstereifel can be revitalized by new visitors and stimulate trade," said Georg Cruse, Investor. Even Bad Münstereifel Mayor Alexander Büttner was there when the orange ribbon was cut officially and confirmed in his speech the great importance for the city Bad Münstereifel: "The City Outlet Bad Münstereifel provides a great opportunity for the city. Following the decline of spa guests, as well as declines in local retail, we now get the opportunity again more visitors to the city and revitalize the downtown. Moreover, Bad Münstereifel versa Reiterating the calm atmosphere of the textile trade to its roots, as a former cloth-making and Gerber city back." In addition, at the beginning created around 250 new jobs in the region that will be continuously expanded. In cooperation with the Employment Agency Euskirchen has its own pool of applicants "City Outlet Bad Münstereifel" in which job seekers have already been mediated successfully and can still register new.
Outlet Shopping for Cologne, Bonn, Aachen and Benelux
Bad Münstereifel is located in a catchment area of early 14 million inhabitants within 90 minutes driving time. The cities of Cologne and Bonn are just 30 minutes away by car and the nearest railway station Bad Münstereifel, the City Outlet can be easily reached by train. In the medium expect the operator with one million additional visitors per year. "One success factor is certainly the good location. Moreover, Bad Münstereifel is already a well-known excursion destination. In addition to the tourism potential of the Eifel and the nearby tourist attractions, it is an ideal outlet location. For the first time in Germany had for an outlet center no village will be modeled, but it has been integrated directly into a historic city. This very special charm that makes this project so unique and worth seeing, "concludes Thomas Reichenau, managing director of ROS Retail Outlet Shopping, together.
Eagerly now the exclusive concert by Heino opening at 19 clock on the Klosterplatz is expected.