...but they're slowly easing out some of the smaller specialty stores in exchange for chains. Growing up in this area, it was said to see the Winston Game Company and Aussie Outfitters close their doors. Not to wax nostalgic for stores now long gone, but it added a nice touch for unique gifts which you honestly couldn't find any place else..
However, it is a great location for shopping - and for many stores, this is their only location in the area, such as Sephora, Delia's, Coldwater Creek, JJill, to say nothing of the high-end boutiques. And of course, they have the full complement of your usual mall staples - but with a Borders, to boot! Just be aware that Christmas and Black Friday are extremely crowded!