Crossman & Company Signs Tuesday Morning Lease to Join Southgate Shopping Center

Iconic Lakeland, Florida Center Welcomes National Brand

LAKELAND, Fla. (January 16, 2017) – Crossman & Company, one of the Southeast’s largest retail leasing, property management and investment sales firms, has added Tuesday Morning at the iconic Southgate Shopping Center Lakeland, Fla. to its impressive leasing portfolio.

Tuesday Morning’s commitment to join Publix, Ace Hardware, Office Depot, and other major brands is an exciting addition to the popular shopping destination at 2515 S. Florida Ave. in Lakeland. Publix has been an original tenant since it opened in 1957.

The Southgate Shopping Center is most notable as a historical icon in the community due to the iconic arch that sores 70 feet tall, 67-tons of steel, in to the sky above the shopping center. The arch has been photographed on every conceivable angle and featured in movies, magazines, and newspapers.

“Once again, our experienced and dedicated Crossman & Company leasing team has showed a great ability to connect owners and client landlords like Publix’s Southgate Shopping Center with desired brands and retailers,” said Crossman & Company’s President, John Crossman, CCIM, CRX.

Tuesday Morning will have their grand opening this year and will occupy close to 20,000 square feet.

Tuesday Morning is a national retail chain specializing in both domestic and international closeouts of name brand gifts, soft home, home furnishings, housewares, luggage, toys, seasonal items, gourmet food and fashion accessories for men, women and children.

“We are delighted to bring Tuesday Morning to Southgate. Tuesday Morning stays true to the idea of a “no frills” shopping experience with their focus on designer and name-brand merchandise. This is a prefect compliment to the other great brands at the iconic shopping center,” noted Worrell.

In addition to the new lease with Tuesday Morning, Five Guys Famous Burgers and Fries, renewed their lease, upgraded their restaurant and re-opened in the final quarter of 2016. Hallmark and Babes Shoes & Apparel also renewed their leases.

Serving Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia with offices in Atlanta, Orlando, Tampa, Boca Raton and Miami, Crossman & Company has 28 million square feet under leasing and management comprising of 374 properties.

For more information contact Tracy Worrell at (407) 581-6219 or Visit

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About Crossman & Company
Crossman & Company is the premier real estate firm focused on serving retail landlords exclusively throughout the Southeast – with offices in Atlanta, Boca Raton, Tampa, Miami and Orlando – representing more than 374 shopping centers and 28 million square feet in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North and South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. The company was founded in 1990 with the goal of providing exemplary service to our clients around four core values: Maintain enthusiastically satisfied clients; Demonstrate servant leadership; Practice kindness, openness and humility; and Develop new talent. For more information, visit the company’s website at