Crocker Park Named #5 Retail Center in USA

Crocker Park Named # 5 Among the Top 10 Retail Centers in USA by Chain Store Age Magazine

August 2, 2023


Crocker Park, the premier mixed-use development in Westlake, Ohio, has achieved a remarkable milestone by securing the prestigious fifth position in Chain Store Age magazine’s highly anticipated announcement of the “Top 10 Experience Retail Centers in the US.” This recognition underscores Crocker Park’s exceptional commitment to providing an immersive and unparalleled retail experience for its visitors.

Chain Store Age, a prominent retail industry publication known for its comprehensive coverage and analysis of the retail sector, conducted an extensive evaluation of retail centers across the country. The selection process was based on various criteria, including innovation, entertainment offerings, community engagement, and overall visitor experience. Among stiff competition, Crocker Park emerged as a true standout, a testament to its distinctive features and unwavering dedication to excellence.

Crocker Park has redefined the traditional shopping landscape by seamlessly blending shopping, dining, entertainment, and community activities into a dynamic and vibrant destination. Visitors are welcomed to explore an impressive array of retail stores, ranging from popular brands to unique boutiques, complemented by a diverse selection of dining options catering to every palate.

One of the defining elements that set Crocker Park apart is its commitment to creating memorable and engaging experiences for visitors of all ages. The development hosts a multitude of events, including live concerts, outdoor movie nights, exercise classes, and family-friendly activities, fostering a sense of community and togetherness. Annually, Crocker Park hosts exciting events including Ice Festival, Block Party, Wine Festival, Food Truck Challenge, Tricks and Treats, and Tree Lighting that continue to drive traffic to our tenants and make Crocker Park the community’s event hub. The captivating mixed-use development, has captivated the hearts of shoppers and visitors alike with its unique and immersive experience.

Additionally, the aesthetically designed outdoor spaces, lush gardens, and inviting fountains contribute to an ambiance that encourages visitors to relax and savor their time at the center. Crocker Park has become more than just a shopping destination; it has become a cherished gathering place for friends and families alike. Crocker Park has redefined the concept of shopping, offering visitors an unparalleled blend of retail, dining, entertainment, and community engagement.

Bob Stark, the visionary Founder behind Crocker Park, expressed his gratitude for the recognition, stating, “We are incredibly honored to be named number 5 among the top Experience Retail Centers in the US by Chain Store Age magazine. This acknowledgment validates our unwavering commitment to providing an unmatched shopping and entertainment experience for our community. We are proud to be part of the vibrant Westlake community and look forward to continuing to create lasting memories for our visitors.”

The accolade from Chain Store Age is a testament to Crocker Park’s ongoing commitment to innovation, sustainability, and creating a space that goes beyond traditional retail. As they celebrate this achievement, the Crocker Park team remains dedicated to elevating the retail experience and solidifying their position as a leader in the industry.


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