2nd Ave. Value Stores Celebrates Opening at Union Shopping Center in Union
Thrift Chain Provides Customers the Best in Discount Retail
UNION, N.J., Nov. 7, 2019 – 2nd Ave Value Stores – a thrift chain dedicated to bringing customers the best value in high-quality, secondhand clothing, household goods and collectibles – recently celebrated its grand opening at Union Shopping Center. Located at 2661 Morris Ave. in Union, the retail property is exclusively leased and managed by commercial real estate services firm Levin Management Corporation (LMC).
The new 40,000-square-foot 2nd Ave store features a distinctive design to enhance the thrift shopping experience. Shoppers can enjoy a relaxing library lounge complete with a wide collection of books, a luxury shoe wall featuring on-trend looks and well-organized merchandise displays. The store also offers expedited check out compatible with cash, credit and Apple Pay®.
“2nd Ave provides a unique and immersive shopping experience unlike other thrift stores, meeting the wants and needs of customers ranging from value hunters and collectors to resellers and DIY-ers,” said 2nd Ave Value Stores CEO Tony Peressini. The Union 2nd Ave store opens at 9 a.m daily, with a 10 p.m. close Sunday, Monday and Thursday, and a 9 p.m. close during the balance of the week.
Situated at the signalized intersection of Morris and Liberty avenues, Union Shopping Center is accessible to Kean University and Union High School, and proximate to several major thoroughfares including the Garden State Parkway, I-78 and Route 22.
For nearly seven decades, LMC has served as a trusted single-source commercial real estate services provider for institutional and private owners. The firm today maintains a diversified, retail-focused portfolio of approximately 105 properties totaling 15 million square feet in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states, offering leasing, property management, financial management and reporting, construction and development, lease administration, marketing services, and acquisition and disposition consulting services. LMC’s capabilities continue to evolve with new technologies, efficiencies and sustainability-focused initiatives to serve a new generation of properties, investors and tenants.