Sands Cotai Central expands retail area

    Las Vegas Sands says Shoppes at Cotai Central has expanded its retail area with the addition of 150,000 square feet of space, with shops designed to appeal to families.
    The addition will bring the total number of stores to 140 and increase the size of the mall in operation by 70 percent. A total of 34 new retail shops will open in the centre.
    “The new shops within Shoppes at Cotai Central were specifically chosen to strengthen the family offering here in Macao,” said David Sylvester, Senior Vice President of Global Retail, Sands Retail. “Our team constantly studies and reviews our customers’ needs and tenancy mix to ensure we are adapting to the progression of Chinese consumers and family visitors.”
    In 2013, Shoppes at Cotai Central attracted more than 8.5 million visitors and generated over $260 million in sales.