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Image via Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority redevelopment plan
Soon travelers at Reagan National Airport will be able to kill time by shopping for polo shirts and shapewear. ARLNow reports that new stores like SPANX, Lacoste, Vineyard Vines, and Brighton Collectibles are all slated to lease space in Reagan National as part of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority's phased food and retail redevelopment program. Existing retailers like Brooks Brothers are also poised for renovations, and we spotted a rendering for a Tumi store in the plan. The five-phase Reagan National Airport redevelopment program will last through April of 2016, with 34 of the phase one projects open by the spring of 2014.
This will be only the second free-standing store for Spanx in the D.C. area. The company currently has five retail stores in the U.S., two of which are in airports, and one at Tysons Corner Center, which was the company's first-ever retail store.
· Food and Retail Makeover Planned for DCA [ARLNow]