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TRANS WORLD ENTERTAINMENT TO OPEN NEW STORE AT SALMON RUN MALL

The new F.Y.E. For Your Entertainment to Open in October

           

WATERTOWN, NY) – Trans World Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:  TWMC) recently announced they will open their newest location in Salmon Run Mall, Watertown, NY.  The new F.Y.E. For Your Entertainment store features an upgraded shopping experience which furthers the vision of becoming the most compelling entertainment and pop culture centric experience in the marketplace. 

“Our new store expands our merchandise selection and enhances the presentation of our emerging categories of trend electronics, while maintaining a strong presence in our heritage media categories,” stated Mike Feurer, the Company CEO.  “We are leveraging our long term relationships with the best brands in the entertainment industry to present compelling merchandise which furthers the connection between our customers and entertainment.” 

The new F.Y.E. stores are designed to present innovative and creative pop culture related products in an inviting and engaging shopping experience.  They feature newly designed fixtures, a redesigned cash wrap, brighter lighting and a presentation that communicates gratitude and respect.

“Our new stores capitalize on our unique and wide ranging demographic, the strength of our sales team and the loyalty of our customers,” Mr. Feurer added.  “We are excited for our customers to experience the next generation of the F.Y.E. For Your Entertainment brand.” 

Trans World Entertainment is a leading specialty retailer of entertainment products, including video, music, trend, electronics, video games and related products.  The company operates retail stores in the United States and Peurto Rico, primarily under the name f.y.e. for your entertainment and Suncoast and on the web at www.fye.com, www.wherehouse.com and www.secondspin.com.  

 

To get the latest updates and information on this and other events at Salmon Run Mall, please visit our website, www.shopsalmonrunmall.com, like us at www.facebook.com/salmonrunmall or follow us at www.twitter.com/ShopSalmonRun

Make it another successful year at school as you stock up for college!

 

It's our 30th Anniversary and our shoppers get the gifts! 

Log on to the Salmon Run Mall Facebook Page and be sure to "Like" for all the updates.

When you "Like" the Salmon Run Mall Page, be sure to check with us beginning August 16th as we kick off the "30 Days of Giveaways" on Facebook!

 

How do customers get in on a chance to win? 

Log on to Facebook.com/salmonrunmall and "Like" our page

Check in for the giveaway of the day, "Like" and be sure to "Share" and you are automatically entered for a chance to win the giveaway of the day!

 

   There are 30 chances to win so be sure to enter for your chance each day!

  Each day from August 16th through September 14th, customers are invited to "Like" and "Share" our giveaway of the day. That's all customers need to do in order to enter daily. 

 

Salmon Run Mall officially turns "30" on September 14th! 

In honor of the big 3-0, mall merchants will offer promotions within their store

with the number "30" in them

one day only - Wednesday, September 14th. 

For example:  buy one get one for 30% off; take 30% off your total purchase, etc.

 

Check back here often and on our Facebook page as we update the list of

30 promo participants!

 

 

 

 

 

Salmon Run Mall has teamed up with Tesla Motors, the California-based maker of the award-winning Model S electric sedan, to open a Tesla Supercharger.

ANCHOR STORE HOURS (Regular Hours of Operation)

Holiday Extended Hours may differ.  Please contact your favorite store with extended holiday hours prior to your visit.

 

Best Buy:

Mon-Sat: 10 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 11 am - 7 pm

 

Bon-Ton: Mall Hours

 Mon-Sat: 9:30 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 11 am - 6 pm

 

Burlington Coat Factory:

 Sun-Thurs: 9:30 am - 9:30 pm

Fri-Sat: 9:30 am - 10 pm

 

Dick's Sporting Goods:

 Mon-Sat: 9 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 10 am - 7 pm

 

Gander Mountain:

 Mon-Fri: 9 am - 9:30 pm

Saturday: 8 am - 9:30 pm

Sunday: 9 am - 8 pm

 

JC Penney: Mall Hours

 Mon-Sat: 9:30 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 11 am - 6 pm

 

The Christmas Tree Shops & That:

 Mon-Sat: 9 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 10 am - 7 pm

 

Sears:

 Mon-Sat: 9:30 am - 8 pm

Sunday: 10:30 am - 6:30 pm

Canadian Shopper and Customs Information

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  

Salmon Run Mall to Go Tobacco-Free

 

All Pyramid Mall Properties Become Tobacco-Free on May 31st

 

(Watertown, NY) – Officials at Pyramid Management Group, LLC, owner and operator of 15 shopping malls throughout New York and Massachusetts today announced that all of their properties will be 100 percent tobacco-free on May 31, 2012. Pyramid has been working with regional tobacco control partnerships funded by the NYS Tobacco Control Program and the American Cancer Society on implementation of the new policy. 

 

“We strongly believe this new policy will not only support our employees and guests who are sensitive to secondhand smoke or are trying to quit smoking, but it also will provide a more enjoyable and healthier shopping experience to the millions of visitors who come through our doors each year,” said James L. Soos, Director of Asset Management, Pyramid Management Group.

 

The tobacco-free policy includes any and all tobacco products (cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chewing tobacco) and any other similar substances or instruments that are lit or burning such as electronic cigarettes. This tobacco-free policy is inclusive of entire properties, both inside and outside, including all entry points, hallways, sidewalks, loading dock areas, parking lots and construction areas. It applies to all mall associates, tenant employees, vendors, delivery people, contractors, subcontractors and guests.

 

"The Carousel Center has been smoke free for almost 5 years now and thousands of visitors and their children have been protected from secondhand smoke,” said Sue Casanova, Project Coordinator, Bridges to Prevent Tobacco. “Pyramid is showing once again that they are leaders in the industry. We encourage other mall owners to implement a tobacco free property policy as well."

 

New York State malls covered by the new tobacco-free policy will include:

 

Aviation Mall - Queensbury

Carousel Center – Syracuse (became smoke-free in 2007, will be tobacco-free)

Champlain Centre - Plattsburgh

Crossgates Mall - Albany

Galleria at Crystal Run - Middletown

Palisades Center – West Nyack

Poughkeepsie Galleria - Poughkeepsie

Sangertown Square – New Hartford

The Shops at Ithaca Mall - Ithaca

Walden Galleria - Buffalo

 

Massachusetts malls include:

 

Berkshire Mall - Lanesborough

Independence Mall - Kingston

Hampshire Mall - Hadley

Holyoke Mall at Ingleside - Holyoke

 

“This policy means shoppers and their kids won’t have to walk a gauntlet of harmful secondhand smoke just to enter a mall,” said Alvaro Carrascal, Senior Vice President of Cancer Control, American Cancer Society of NY & NJ. “Secondhand smoke is a known carcinogen with no safe level of exposure. Mall employees who smoke also will benefit from on-site resources that will help them quit.” 

 

Pyramid will be providing opportunities for mall employees to obtain smoking cessation information and counseling.  Signage provided by the local tobacco control coalitions will be posted around mall property to alert employees and shoppers about the new policy.

           

The first mall in the Pyramid family to go smoke-free was the Carousel Center in Syracuse in 2007. Successful implementation at that facility led to the corporate-wide expansion of the policy. With implementation of the new policy, Carousel Center will become tobacco-free.

 

For more information about the new policy, go to pyramidmg.com.

 

For information on how to quit smoking, call the New York State Smokers’ Quitline at 1-866-NY-QUITS (1-866-697-8487)

 

For cancer information anytime, call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345 or log onto cancer.org.

 

 

About Pyramid Management Group, LLC:

 

Pyramid Management Group, LLC, headquartered in Syracuse, NY, is the largest privately owned shopping center owner and developer in the northeast. The portfolio consists of 17 properties in New York and Massachusetts.  With over 40 years of continued innovation, their ongoing success can be attributed to the unique combination of geographically centered sites, tremendous highway visibility, and an unmatched mix of new and exciting retailers.  Additional information regarding Pyramid can be found at www.pyramidmg.com.

 

About the NYS Tobacco Control Tobacco Control Partnerships

 

New York State Tobacco Control Community Partnerships work with local governments and decision makers, local businesses and employers (including tobacco retailers), community organizations, health care institutions and providers, and schools and community groups to address tobacco company advertising, sponsorship and promotion; implement effective tobacco-free policies in the outdoor environment; change public opinion about tobacco and tobacco use; and promote access to evidence-based cessation services. Community Partnerships engage local stakeholders and decision makers, educate community leaders and the public, and mobilize the community to strengthen tobacco-related policies to restrict the tobacco company presence in the community, reduce the use and availability of tobacco products in the community, and limit opportunities for exposure to secondhand smoke. Community Partnerships take a policy advocacy approach to creating communities that support and reinforce the tobacco-free norm and dismantling the community policies and practices that promote and support tobacco use.

 

About the American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society combines an unyielding passion with nearly a century of experience to save lives and end suffering from cancer. As a global grassroots force of more than three million volunteers, we fight for every birthday threatened by every cancer in every community. We save lives by helping people stay well by preventing cancer or detecting it early; helping people get well by being there for them during and after a cancer diagnosis; by finding cures through investment in groundbreaking discovery; and by fighting back by rallying lawmakers to pass laws to defeat cancer and by rallying communities worldwide to join the fight. As the nation’s largest non-governmental investor in cancer research, contributing more than $3.4 billion, we turn what we know about cancer into what we do. As a result, more than 11 million people in America who have had cancer and countless more who have avoided it will be celebrating birthdays this year. To learn more about us or to get help, call us any time, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345 or visit cancer.org.

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