The Outlet Shops of Grand River Welcomes Teen Specialty Retailer Journeys

The Outlet Shops of Grand River announces the Grand Opening of our newest retailer, Journeys, scheduled for June 10 at 11:00 a.m.  Journeys joins 3 new retailers who recently opened at The Shops that include Francesca’s, Windsor and Leggings Park.  PUMA will also open in June.

Say hello to your new favorite shoes when you shop the latest styles from brands like Hey Dude, New Balance, Crocs and so many more when you shop this new retailer who will be located in Suite 626 across from Old Navy. The easiest way to find the store is to park at the front of the mall and enter between Banana Republic and Tommy Hilfiger.

Journeys is a teen specialty retail leader with an emphasis on trendy and affordable branded footwear, apparel and accessories. With more than 800 stores across the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada, Journeys caters to a teen that wants to stand out or fit in, with the latest styles influenced by the spirit of youth culture. It’s the one-stop for carefully curated selections from brands like Converse, Vans, Crocs, Birkenstock, Adidas, UGG and more.

“Journeys has remained successful for 36 years by continuing to evolve how we serve our customers to best fit their needs and busy lifestyles,” said Mario Gallione, President of Journeys. “Expanding into off-mall locations takes Journeys stores closer to where our customers live, work and go to school, making it as easy as possible to access our locations.”

The Journeys shopping experience goes beyond the average retail environment, it’s an extension of the teen lifestyle. Every store is designed to welcome, inspire and include each shopper. Self-expression isn’t just accepted, it’s encouraged through shelves of unique merchandise, exclusive digital content and a friendly staff that reflects the company’s values.

Beyond the store, Journeys consumers can shop via direct-mail catalog or on the web at Through a network of partnerships, event sponsorships and artist collaborations, customers can also interact with the brand across social media platforms and at in-person events, festivals and concerts. The Journeys team strives to give back to the community through charitable events and volunteer programs with a particular interest in music, arts, action sports and culture. Journeys is and will always be an attitude you can wear.  Journeys is a division of Genesco Inc., based in Nashville, TN.

You can take advantage of an SMS offer for $5 off your purchase of $25 when you text COUPON to 20101 (restrictions apply).

The Outlet Shops of Grand River is Alabama’s favorite outlet destination where customers can come to shop at more than 70 stores and then stay to play. The Shops offer a wide variety of dining options as well as several entertainment venues including the Grand River Drive-In, The Backyard hangout with yard games, dog park and eateries which include Neighbors Brew & Pies, Saw’s BBQ and the Grand River Entertainment District. The center is located in historic Leeds, AL off I-20 at Exit 140, 6200 Grand River Boulevard East.

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