PHOENIX – Russell Cellular, a Battlefield, Missouri-based company, has announced it will open its first Phoenix-area retail store this coming fall at The Stetson Village Shopping Center located at the northeast corner of 39th Avenue and Happy Valley Road in northwest Phoenix.
An exclusive Verizon Premium Retailer, Russell Cellular specializes in wireless communication services and has 237 locations in a 20-state area. Established in 1993 and headquartered in Battlefield, Missouri, the company currently has stores in Benson, Casa Grande, Cave Creek, Cottonwood, Douglas, Sedona, Tucson and Wilcox.
Jeff Russell, president of Russell Cellular said, “We are truly looking forward to the opening of our first store in the greater Phoenix area at Stetson Village. We believe residents of northwest Phoenix will respond very positively to our wireless communication services offering competitive, professional service delivered through our friendly, well-trained and motivated employees.”
As a Verizon Premium Retailer, Russell Cellular’s 1,118-square-foot store will provide consumers with the full spectrum of Verizon Wireless’ innovative communications products and services that connect people and businesses with the most advanced wireless technology and services available, including the company’s 4G LTE network that allows customers to access the Internet and stream media faster than ever. Verizon Wireless – the nation’s largest wireless company – now serves 103.3 million mobile connections and operates more than 1,700 retail locations in the United States.
James R. Pederson, vice president of leasing for The Pederson Group, developers of Stetson Village, said, “Russell Cellular has developed a highly-successful retail concept based on providing exceptional customer service and quality wireless products to consumers throughout the United States. We feel confident that residents of the Stetson Village trade area will respond favorably to Russell Cellular’s unique approach to wireless communications and the company’s willingness to listen to each customer, identify their individual needs, and then provide them with the products and services that meet their individual and business requirements.”
Stetson Village, which opened in November, 2008, incorporates an upscale design incorporating natural desert stones, stone tile, and a series of restaurant patios, upscale landscaping and a tree-lined entrance. Anchored by a 57,860-square-foot Safeway Store – the 144,360-square-foot center is located in close proximity to some of the northwest area’s newest upscale residential developments, including Stetson Hills, a master-planned community anticipated to have approximately 4,000 new homes.
For more than 31 years The Pederson Group has been a premier Phoenix-based real estate development company specializing in upscale retail projects. The company has developed and remodeled more than 27 highly successful retail and mixed-use projects in the greater Phoenix area, and has developed shopping centers totaling more than five million square feet.
Tenants at Stetson Village include: Safeway, Fitness One, Phoenix Children’s Academy, Chase Bank, Starbuck’s, Bambino’s Sports Grill, Burger King, FastMed, Little Caesar’s Pizza, Great Clips, Federico’s Mexican Restaurant, Blimpie Subs & Salads, Celebrity Tanning, Healthy Habits Massage, Humble Pie, Optical Gallery Arizona, Stetson Village Family Dentistry, Angel Touch Nails, GNC, Radiant Jewelers, Top That Frozen Yogurt, Bella Donne Salon Suites, Edward Jones, UPS Store, EdOptions Learning Center, The Good Egg, Ceramics at Home, Stetson Cleaners, L.C.’s World Taekwondo, Papa Murphy’s, West Valley Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, See Spot Shop and Sumit’s Yoga.