Summit Fair adds Loft, Francesca’s, Shear Madness and Salon Ami

LEE’S SUMMIT, MO (February 20, 2013) – Summit Fair, southeast Jackson County’s popular lifestyle center, announced this week that LOFT, Francesca’s, Salon Ami and Shear Madness Haircuts for Kids will each open new retail locations by the end of July adding almost 10,000 square feet to the center.

“With some of the most popular retail outlets and variety of eateries in the area, Summit Fair continues to develop itself as a shopping destination with the addition of these merchants,” Faryle Scott, Summit Fair marketing coordinator, said. “We are pleased that Lee’s Summit and Summit Fair continue to attract strong retailers to not only benefit our shoppers, but the community as a whole by offering even more apparel, accessories and services.”

· LOFT, one of the most popular and fastest growing women’s clothing retail outlets and sister store of Ann Taylor, will be the first new tenant to open its doors to shoppers with a scheduled April grand opening. The 5,000 square foot store will be located next to Coldwater Creek at 860 NW Blue Parkway, Suite T.

· Shear Madness Haircuts for Kids, the unique hair salon for kids featuring mounted cars as styling chairs, PlayStations and TVs at every styling station as well as its YOUniquey Boutiquey featuring fun retail finds, will occupy a 1,200 square foot space adjacent to the JCPenney Courtyard at 950 NW Blue Parkway, Suite B. Scheduled to open in May, the salon will be the first location in the state of Missouri.

· Salon Ami, the locally-owned salon specializing in beauty and wellness with a holistic approach, is scheduled to open in May. The 1,500 square foot salon, which will be located at 930 NW Blue Parkway, Suite J, between Yankee Candle and Micah’s Boutique, will be the second area location for the popular salon.

· Francesca’s, a boutique inspired women’s clothing and accessory store, will open in the 1,200 square foot space at 860 NW Blue Parkway, Suite L, between Chico’s and Finish Line. The grand opening is currently scheduled for July.

Summit Fair is a 500,000 square-foot development at I-470 and U.S. 50 Highway in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. The center, anchored by Macy's and JCPenney, also includes home furnishings, men’s and women’s fashion, fast-casual eateries, sit-down restaurants and specialty retailers.

To learn more about Summit Fair, visit, or on Facebook at and Twitter at About RED Development, LLC (

About RED Development A wholly integrated commercial real estate company, RED maximizes asset value and performance for it high-quality retail and mixed-use portfolio that comprises 35 properties totaling more than 17 million square feet in 11 states. RED is a preferred partner for national retailers and investors, as well as for third-party property owners who turn to RED for its expertise in remerchandising and repositioning properties to improve profitability and appeal. A privately held company headquartered in Phoenix, RED builds on its development capabilities as an active acquirer of existing properties.


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