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.
Ed Forler is Dave and Buster's Vice President of Operations, which seems to have him involved in all aspects of D&B new store roll-outs and when necessary, being a public voice for the company. This article is a quick read 20 questions style interview with Ed, where he talks about the new location coming to Gloucester Township, the Philadelphia location, their competition with Round 1... and more importantly, Ed's connection to the Delaware Valley. He has Eagles Season Tickets!
In a recent tenant's meeting, Gloucester Premium Outlets management told tenants that Dave and Buster's has signed a lease to develop a new location in the land surrounding the Outlets, with a targeted opening of late 2019. It's incredibly early in the process and things can change, but exciting news regardless.
The August 9th Planning Board Meeting at Gloucester Township included a discussion on adding an Applebee's to the Gloucester Premium Outlet shopping center, which would be the shopping destinations first restaurant offering alcohol.
In early February, the Gloucester Premium Outlets welcomed a new store; a Friendly's restaurant and ice cream shop. The new Friendly's is located in the 300 building in a spot directly next to a small outdoor children's play area, and Toys-R-Us is just a few stores down!
Click on for a very short and shaky video of the construction progress at the upcoming Gloucester Premium Outlets, taken roadside on a cloudy Sunday.