October 23rd, 2012

Sur La Table Coming Soon to Sugar Land Town Square

National retailer opens fourth Houston-area location in time for the holidays

Planned Community Developers, Ltd. (PCD) is excited to announce Sur La Table will open its doors in Sugar Land Town Square in November. Sur La Table is a retail destination featuring quality kitchenware, including gadgets, knives, small kitchen appliances, bakeware, glassware, barware, linens, cookbooks, gourmet food products and home furnishings.

The Sugar Land location will offer a culinary program and full-sized kitchen, featuring cooking classes open to the public, taught by the store’s classically trained resident chef. Each class will fit 16 or more people, and classes will be offered throughout the week, beginning on opening day. Participants can register online at SurLaTable.com.

Sur La Table will be located at 2210 Lone Star Drive and will occupy 5,840 square feet of space. The retailer expects to employ more than 20 full- and part-time employees at the Sugar Land location.

“We are excited to open our newest Houston-area location in Sugar Land Town Square,” said Jack Schwefel, Chief Executive Officer of Sur La Table. “Over the years, we have noticed a growing customer base located in Sugar Land, and we believe that this location is a perfect match for us. The great dining options, central location of the development, and available parking attracted us to Town Square.”

Jack Breard, president of UCR Urban, represented Sur La Table in the transaction; Charles Adams, vice president of retail for PCD, represented PCD.

To learn more about Sur La Table, including class schedules, visit SurLaTable.com. For additional information on retailers and restaurants in Sugar Land Town Square, visit SugarLandTownSquare.com.

About Sur La Table

Since its beginnings in Seattle’s Pike Place Market in 1972, Sur La Table has believed that the kitchen is the center of the home. Today, those with a passion for cooking and a love for food can discover a leading selection of global brands in 100 Sur La Table stores, online at www.surlatable.com, through the Sur La Table Catalog and via the Sur La Table Gift Registry. With cooking classes in 40 locations, Sur La Table operates the largest avocational cooking school nationwide. From essential basics to hard-to-find specialty tools and cookware, Sur La Table is sure to have something for every cook.