Job fair to be held March 25 and 26; more than 1,000 positions to fill 45 retailers announced; more than half making their market entry
Winnipeg, Manitoba – Central Canada’s only dedicated outlet shopping centre will celebrate its public grand opening on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Outlet Collection Winnipeg will feature 400,000 ft² (37,160 m2) of retail space and as many as 100 retailers, providing a new level of shopping experience that will cater to all tastes and budgets. Overall, more than 1,300 full- and part-time retail jobs and 400 construction related jobs will have been created by the project.An Outlet Collection Winnipeg job fair with 45 participating retailers will take place Saturday and Sunday, March 25 and 26, 2017, at Delta Hotels by Marriott Winnipeg to help fill the first 1,000 positions.
“Outlet Collection Winnipeg will be a unique place to shop and to work,” said Dimitrios Cotsianis, General Manager, Outlet Collection Winnipeg. “We are very excited to provide our tenants with the opportunity to meet with potential candidates as hundreds of positions are filled.”
Outlet Collection Winnipeg also confirms the first group of 45 retailers below with as many as half of them new brands in the Manitoba market. Outlet Collection Winnipeg will also feature six anchor tenants, including Saks OFF 5TH, Old Navy, F21 Red, DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse and Winners.
“Job creation is the backbone of every economy and we are proud that the significant investment we and our partners have made in Winnipeg has translated into thousands of construction and retail employment opportunities for its residents,” commented Blair Forster, President, Forster Projects. Read More…