Chadstone Centre Management: 2011 Christmas shoppers up by 5%
Mon, 26 Dec 2011 12:59 pm By
Daniel Sutton, Centre Manager, spoke with 3AW's John Blackman shortly after midday on Boxing Day 2011. He said the number of shoppers were up by 5% from last year.
Mr. Sutton also said 70,000 people already went though the centre on Boxing Day morning.
Myer and David Jones opened at 5am, with people queing up from 4am. Both of the major retailers will continue to be open until midnight tonight, however most other smaller shops will close at 10pm.
The Centre has in place "comprehensive management plans in place to assist customers". Mr. Sutton requested that "customers listen to the traffic controllers and follow directions and we'll get them into a carpark as quickly as we can".