Union Planters Plaza is a retail center located in Ford Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida. The company behind this retail center, Edens, has a philosophy of providing community-centered shopping spaces. One of the pleasant aspects of this retail center is that it's not just billed as a place to spend money but a successful effort has been made to provide relaxing spaces where neighbours and families can meet and relax.
Union Planters Plaza is located between downtown Fort Lauderdale and the main residential area of the city. As such, it is ideally placed to be a meeting point and is suited to the worker needing to shop after work but doesn't want to travel out of the way. It is also an ideal place for families to go as it includes good, reasonably-priced places to eat and other facilities such as beauty salons and a Mathnasium.
In terms of shopping, this modern retail center offers a wide variety of opportunities for both general and niche shoppers. Anchored by Whole Foods and Dick's Sporting Goods, there are over thirty other establishments, including restaurants and a Blues and Jazz bar. It could fairly be said that if you can't find what you need here, you probably don't need it (within reason)! The shopping and dining establishments are well promoted as, like all savvy modern businesses, Union Planters plaza connects to the public using social media. The Facebook and Twitter pages are packed full of useful info on various promotions in the center, including all-you-can-eat offers - useful for any hungry shopper!
Aside from the center itself, Union Planters Plaza is a great place for tourists to take stock and mingle with the friendly locals as they plan their stay in Fort Lauderdale, one of the most popular tourist spots in Florida, offering beautiful beaches and parks.