On August 25th the Gloucester Township Planning Board approved a new Lidl Grocery store which is planned for the Black Horse Pike in the Blackwood section of town. Earlier that same day the Lidl Corporate site published a press release of "Plans to add 50 new stores by end of next year. $500 million investment", and Gloucester Township/Blackwood is listed.
Breaking News! New Jersey Governor Murphy has approved indoor dining starting September 4th, at a 25% room capacity!
All the signs are there... after 4-5 months of halted construction, the new Dave & Busters at the Gloucester (Township) Premium Outlets has construction crews back on site, presumably to finish the building ahead of an early fall Grand Opening.
These two stores must've been wearing their sneakers, cause they quietly snuck up on us! The Cross Keys Commons shopping center a new shoe store with Shoe Show Mega opening this week, and last year Shoe Bargain Warehouse opened (but we missed them!). Both stores are located across from Walmart, and are OPEN NOW!
I don't think the new Deptford Miller's Ale House location is cancelled, yet... but its definitely back-burnered with no solid plans to start construction again, according to Miller's Executive Management (just a few weeks ago).
Fashion jeweler Lovisa is planned to open in the Deptford Mall this fall, ahead of the holiday shopping season. We've also learned that the opening of Round One bowling/arcade center will also be a fall opening date (which is a shift from their originally expected opening date)