TORONTO—Cadillac Fairview has announced that the former Sears location at CF Fairview Mall in Toronto will be converted into a T&T Supermarket outlet.
The 36,000-square-foot outlet will open in winter 2022. The new store will feature direct TTC access and can be accessed via the mall’s new corridor, stated a Nov. 23 release.
T&T offers Asian specialty products including fresh produce, meat, seafood, grocery items and signature kitchen and bakery products.
The repurposing of the centre’s department store space with improvements to pedestrian access to the Don Mills subway station and introduction of new retail brands and food and dining outlets began in 2019, led by CF and TD Asset Management Inc. A total of 200,000 square feet will be converted between fall 2020 through 2022.
“T&T Supermarkets is at the forefront of Asian food innovation, always sourcing new and trendy items, as well as ensuring we stock the traditional favourites that are important to the communities we serve,” said Tina Lee, CEO of T&T Supermarkets, in a statement. “We’re excited to become a part of the local community and look forward to bringing new business to the area.”
T&T Supermarkets operates 29 stores across Canada and has been expanding their footprint despite the pandemic. Recent store openings including Vancouver East, South Calgary, Toronto Downtown and Langley, B.C.