09/20/19 5:55am

R|Evolution hosted a sneak-peek opening event Thursday, Sept. 12 at the Tanger Outlet Center in Riverhead. (Courtesy photo)

A new Tanger Outlets pop-up shop is promising a different kind of retail experience that brings to life products once only available online.

R|Evolution is bringing digital-based direct-to-consumer brands together under one roof for nine months at the Riverhead outlet center. The 2,500-square-foot space allows customers who typically have to shop online for the participating products, an opportunity to peruse a brick-and-mortar storefront lined with displays and knowledgeable associates. READ

08/13/19 6:00am

A hungry crowd lines up outside NY Strip. (Credit: Elizabeth Wagner)

It was a foodie’s delight. The two-day Famous Food Festival, presented by King O’Rourke Automotive Group of Smithtown at Tanger Outlet Center in Riverhead, featured more than 50 food vendors, craft beer and a wine garden, plus chef demonstrations and free samples. (more…)

10/28/13 12:30pm
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Photo by Rachel Young | Ann Corley, executive director of sales and marketing at North Fork Chocolate Company, with the company’s executive chef, Steve Amaral, at the production kitchen at the Calverton Business Incubator.

Calverton-based artisanal sweets manufacturer North Fork Chocolate Company will open the doors of its first retail operation out of the main food court at Tanger Outlets in Riverhead on Halloween, owner Ann Corley said. (more…)

10/10/13 12:01pm

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Empire State Cellars is hosting a special tasting this weekend featuring Long Island wines from the year 1995.

The evening’s tasting menu includes Pellegrini Encore, Pellegrini Cabernet Sauvignon, Paumanok Grand Vintage Cabernet Sauvignon, Osprey’s Dominion Merlot, and several more local vinos. (more…)

10/05/13 12:00pm
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Photo by Rachel Young | Ann Corley, executive director of sales and marketing at North Fork Chocolate Company, with the company’s executive chef, Steve Amaral, at the production kitchen at the Calverton Business Incubator.

It’s been a good year for North Fork Chocolate Company so far, and the fall looks even brighter. This month, the Calverton-based artisanal sweets manufacturer will launch its first retail operation out of the main food court at Tanger Outlets in Riverhead.

“We’re very excited and happy to do something local for the community,” said owner Ann Corley. “It’s a new niche. There’s nothing like it here at the food court.” (more…)