City Creek Center http://kuer.org en Gateway Shops Missing Out on Downtown Resurgence http://kuer.org/post/gateway-shops-missing-out-downtown-resurgence <p></p><p><a href="http://www.downtownslc.org/workslc/economic-benchmark-study">A report</a> released Tuesday shows that retail sales in downtown Salt Lake City were up 36 percent last year, largely driven by business at City Creek Center. But some businesses at The Gateway Shopping Center say they are not seeing the same trend.</p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 22:58:12 +0000 Andrea Smardon 32578 at http://kuer.org Gateway Shops Missing Out on Downtown Resurgence SLC Downtown Alliance Aims to Build on Momentum from City Creek Center http://kuer.org/post/slc-downtown-alliance-aims-build-momentum-city-creek-center <p></p><p>Salt Lake City’s Downtown Alliance held its first annual Downtown Symposium Tuesday. City leaders gathered to review the past year, and talk about what’s to come for Utah’s capital city.</p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 23:52:15 +0000 Andrea Smardon 32523 at http://kuer.org SLC Downtown Alliance Aims to Build on Momentum from City Creek Center Microsoft Opens Utah’s First Store at City Creek Center http://kuer.org/post/microsoft-opens-utah-s-first-store-city-creek-center <p></p><p>Utah’s first Microsoft store opened its doors Thursday at City Creek Center. Customers were greeted with high fives and cheers at the door. Some came for the giveaways and free concert tickets, but Kelly McClean of Salt Lake City says she came out of curiosity.&nbsp;</p><p>“I’d never heard of a Microsoft store before, so I thought I’d come and check it out,” McClean says.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 22:49:06 +0000 Andrea Smardon 27690 at http://kuer.org Microsoft Opens Utah’s First Store at City Creek Center One Year After City Creek Opening, The Gateway Makes New Investments http://kuer.org/post/one-year-after-city-creek-opening-gateway-makes-new-investments <p>As City Creek Center celebrates its one year anniversary, the nearby Gateway Mall is standing its ground and making new investments.&nbsp;</p><p>The Gateway has lost about a dozen stores to City Creek Center.&nbsp; But The Gateway’s General Manager Scott Bennett says the outdoor center for shopping, dining, and entertainment is doing just fine.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 22:02:00 +0000 Andrea Smardon 26769 at http://kuer.org One Year After City Creek Opening, The Gateway Makes New Investments Expectations High For City Creek Holiday Season http://kuer.org/post/expectations-high-city-creek-holiday-season <p>City Creek Center is hosting its first ever Black Friday.&nbsp; No one is quite sure how much money the Salt Lake City shopping center will bring in this holiday, but expectations are high.</p><p>Linda Wardell is General Manager of City Creek Center.&nbsp; When asked about expectations for the holidays, she laughed.&nbsp;</p><p>“It’s a great question,” said Wardell, “We still have a lot of first-time visitors to City Creek Center.&nbsp; That does make it unique for us, and a bit daunting for us when we start thinking about our first time holiday season.”</p> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:30:45 +0000 Andrea Smardon 21408 at http://kuer.org Expectations High For City Creek Holiday Season