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Trenton, Illinois Selects Retail Strategies to Implement Retail Development Strategy


CONTACT: Caroline Hannum
Retail Strategies

BIRMINGHAM, AL (August 27, 2020) – Retail Strategies, the leading national retail recruitment firm, has partnered with Trenton, Illinois, to research and execute a plan on behalf of the city tailored to development within Trenton. The city is stationed 10 minutes from Interstate 64 adding unique proximity to many popular destinations in surrounding cities.

“We are grateful for the opportunity to partner with Retail Strategies. Trenton anticipates that we will be able gain detailed insights that will allow the city to develop and grow. This partnership brings exciting changes to our city that will add to our economic and retail expansion.”

John Marquart, City Administrator

“Trenton has great opportunity for development within the city,” said Dennis Maher, Director of Business Development for Retail Strategies. “We are excited to partner with city leadership to create a strategy and execute an economic development plan that will bring in new retail and restaurants. Retail Strategies looks forward to working with Trenton in their proactive approach to address their city’s needs.”

Through the new partnership, Retail Strategies will perform a real estate market analysis of the businesses located in Trenton and identify areas of opportunity with expanding businesses. The Retail Strategies team will work hand in hand with city leaders to help them understand their market and highlight opportunities for infill. Additionally, the team at Retail Strategies will proactively reach out to potential businesses, property owners, brokers, and developers on behalf of the city.

About Trenton, Illinois

Trenton, with a population of 2,715, provides a quiet location to raise a family. The close location next to Interstate 64, offers amenities to the large city of St. Louis and recreational opportunities nearby Carlyle Lake. Whether you are looking for a place to call home, open a business, or are just visiting, we thank you for your interest in the City of Trenton. 

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About Retail Strategies

Retail Strategies is a leading national advisory firm focused on retail market analysis, strategic planning, retail recruitment and development. Our mission is to provide the real estate expertise, tools and human effort that position deserving towns as alluring locations for national businesses. With confidence, we pursue this mission by delivering unparalleled customer service as a unified team with unmatched real estate expertise. Our activities pay a return in sales taxes, added jobs, and businesses that enhance and add to the unique qualities of your community.

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