Shoppers Welcome Sarasota's Premier Shopping Destination
The Mall at University Town Center debuts with more than half its stores unique to the market Thousands of Southwest Florida residents and visitors were the first to shop The Mall at University Town Center ("UTC") at its grand opening today in Sarasota, Fla. Featuring more than 100 retailers and restaurants, well over half of which are unique to the Sarasota-Manatee market, The Mall at UTC is the only newly built enclosed regional shopping center to open in the United States this year. The 73-acre Mall at UTC , located at the southwest corner of I-75 and University Parkway , is the focal point of a larger, 276-acre University Town Center development featuring additional retail, dining and hotels, with a world-class rowing competition facility located immediately adjacent. The 880,000-square-foot mall was developed through a partnership between Taubman and Benderson Development Company, LLC . "We're excited to open The Mall at University Town Center," said Robert S. Taubman ,...