Joe Bell
Director of Corporate Communications
Cafaro Company
330-747-2661 ext. 771
724-730-4532 (Mobile)

Katlin McKinney
Marketing Director
Spotsylvania Towne Centre
540-786-6660 ext. 102

Welcome Back, Charlotte

A familiar name in women’s fashion is soon returning to Spotsylvania Towne Centre, near Fredericksburg, Virginia.  Charlotte Russe will open by late March, in a 6,300 square foot location across from JCPenney.  Charlotte Russe is a destination for the latest clothing, footwear and accessory trends, with unbeatable pricing every woman can afford.

Named after a delicious French dessert, Charlotte Russe began its sweet journey in 1975 with the first store opening in Carlsbad, California. Putting a spotlight on women in their teens and early twenties, the store offered access to major fashion trends at value-oriented prices.  In 2019, Charlotte Russe took a brief hiatus but is now reopening under new ownership, YM Inc. of Toronto, Ontario.  Details of a Grand Opening Celebration will soon be announced.

Spotsylvania Towne Centre has been serving the people of northern Virginia since 1980.  It is located at the junction of Interstate 95 and Route 3, near Fredericksburg.  The 1.7 million square foot complex offers more than 120 department stores, specialty shops, restaurants, hotels and entertainment venues.  For more information, log onto  Spotsylvania Towne Centre is owned and managed as part of the Cafaro family of companies, based in Niles, Ohio.  One of the nation’s largest privately held shopping center developers, the Cafaro organization has developed and managed more than 30 million square feet of commercial real estate in 14 states.  For more information, visit online at