Westfarms is the premier shopping center of central Connecticut and features more than 160 fine shops, including anchors Nordstrom, Macy's, Lord & Taylor and JCPenney. The shopping center offers a stellar mix of stores and restaurants, many unique to the trade area, including Anthropologie, Apple, The Art of Shaving, Athleta, BCBG MAXAZRIA, Brio Tuscan Grille, California Pizza Kitchen, Coach, Free People, J.Crew, Kiehl's, LEGO, Louis Vuitton, Lush, Michael Kors, Microsoft, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Spanx, Tiffany & Co., Tommy Bahama, Tory Burch, True Religion Brand Jeans, Urban Outfitters, Vans and many more. The shopping center straddles the towns of Farmington and West Hartford, and is conveniently located at the intersection of I-84 and Route 9. For more information, please call 860-561-3024 or visit www.shopwestfarms.com.
Address: Westfarms Mall
500 Westfarms Mall
Farmington, CT 06032
Size: 1.3 million square feet on two levels.
Opening Date: October, 1974
Number of Stores: Approximately 160 stores and restaurants.
Lord & Taylor
Macy's Men's & Furniture Gallery
Guest Services: Gift Cards, Ticketmaster, complimentary wheelchair rental.
General Manager: Kevin Keenan
200 E. Long Lake Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303
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Posted Mar 3rd, 2016
Farmington, CT/March 3, 2016 – To help customize the shopping and dining experience for customers, Westfarms announced today the launch of an industry-first mobile app. The free app, available for Android and iPhone platforms, will offer consumers first-of-its-kind indoor navigation technology and a host of other shopper-friendly functionality.
The app, developed in partnership with Meredith Xcelerated Marketing and SPREO, delivers step-by-step navigation and location-based marketing through Bluetooth and Wi-Fi technology. Shoppers using the app can quickly and efficiently:
- Map It: Locate stores, restaurants and entertainment options as they shop.
- Plan It: Plan a shopping trip in advance to navigate the mall quickly and easily.
- Love It: Use the robust functionality to save favorite stores, receive real-time event, sales and promotion information and view seasonal fashion trends.
“Today’s shoppers are all about convenience and personalization,” said Kevin Keenan, general manager, Westfarms. “With our new app, we are combining tech-savvy amenities with premium retail offers to provide an unmatched, easy shopping and dining experience during the holidays and all year long.”
The intuitive app is powered by scalable technology and gives shoppers instant access and navigation to their favorite stores within the mall. Customers also have the option to map a route to shop a group of stores. The ‘Plan It’ functionality creates the most accessible route by listing selected stores in the shortest distance from a current location for quick and convenient shopping.
Westfarms also offers several high-tech, customer focused amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, an interactive touchscreen directory and charging stations for portable electronics.
Westfarms, the premier shopping center of central Connecticut, features anchor stores Nordstrom, Macy’s, Lord & Taylor and JCPenney. The shopping center offers 160 stylish retailers and restaurants, many unique to the trade area, including Anthropologie, Apple, The Art of Shaving, Athleta, BCBG MAXAZRIA, Brio Tuscan Grille, California Pizza Kitchen, Coach, Free People, J.Crew, Kiehl's, LEGO, Louis Vuitton, lululemon, Lush, Michael Kors, Microsoft, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Spanx, Tiffany & Co., Tommy Bahama, Tory Burch, Trollbeads, True Religion Brand Jeans, Urban Outfitters, Vans and many more. The shopping center bestrides the towns of Farmington and West Hartford and is conveniently located at the intersection of I-84 and Route 9. For more information, call 860-561-3024, visit www.ShopWestfarms.com or Like us at www.Facebook.com/WestfarmsMall.
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Amanda May Sirica
Sirica Marketing & PR
Posted Dec 11th, 2015
Meghan Shea | Brand Marketing Coordinator
HANNA ANDERSSON OPENS ITS FIRST RETAIL STORE IN CONNECTICUT
WEST HARTFORD, CT –December 11, 2015 – Hanna Andersson will open its first retail store in Connecticut with its brand new store design on Friday, December 11 at Westfarms Mall. The newest addition to the Hanna family marks its fiftieth retail store in the United States.
Doors will open at 9 a.m. to the public at the new store location in Westfarms Mall located on the upper level near center court and next to Tory Burch. Customers are encouraged to get there early since historically lines have been over one hundred people.
Hanna will be providing free gifts for customers Friday, December 11 – Sunday, December 13. Friday, the first 500 customers will receive a free pair of long johns. The first 100 customers on Saturday and Sunday will receive a free $20 Hanna gift card. Along with free gifts, customers will be able to take advantage of buy one get one free on sleepwear and extra 25% off the rest of their purchase (not including buy one get one free sleepwear).
"We are thrilled to continue expanding our lifestyle brand in Connecticut with the new Hanna store at Westfarms, which showcases our terrific brand to many new customers, and also provides a physical store presence to our loyal catalog and website customers. Being able to provide an in-store experience really brings the Hanna quality to life for customers because they can touch and feel our wonderful product,” said Adam Stone, President and CEO, Hanna Andersson. "The brand new store concept is a truly inspirational experience that will really resonate with our customer and provide an exciting, fresh look for the mall.”
The new store concept incorporates one-of-a-kind homemade and crafted elements into the design by partnering with talented artisans and crafters from around the world to create unique and playful art pieces to feature around the store interior.
Long time Hanna catalog customers and new to Hanna shoppers in the Hartford area will be able to explore and engage with what makes Hanna special from the pure organic cotton to the exceptional craftsmanship that goes into every garment. Hanna is a children’s lifestyle brand that allows kids to be kids with a mom approved hanna-me-down quality. And finally Hanna’s Unconditional Guarantee is simple and loved by Hanna customers: If you are unhappy with any product, at anytime they will offer a full refund or replace the item.
About Hanna Andersson: For over 30 years, kids have played and laughed in Hanna Andersson’s clothing, which is often recognized by its classic bold stripe sleepwear iconic dresses and tees. Since its beginning in 1983, the uniquely Swedish inspired brand has developed into one to the leading premier children’s omni-channel lifestyle brands in the United States. Hanna offers clothing for babies through preteens; a women’s collection, Love Hanna; and Hanna Home. Besides its iconic catalog, Hanna currently has 49 retail stores and nine outlet stores in 23 states. Find the full list of stores as well as upcoming store openings: http://www.hannaandersson.com/StoreLocations.asp.