ROBINSONS MALLS will break ground on a new mall in Pagadian, Zamboanga del Sur on Friday (Nov. 19).

The mall operator said in a statement that Robinsons Place Pagadian will located within the vicinity of the city’s Capitol and famous landmarks Plaza Luz and Legislative Building.

“Its central location paves the way for more local entrepreneurs and businesses to capitalize on the city’s growing market and booming economy,” Robinsons Malls said.

The mall will have a mix of local and international retail shops, a Food Hall, Robinsons Supermarket, Robinsons Movieworld and Robinsons Department Store.

The design of Robinsons Place Pagadian will be inspired by the geometric shapes and colors of the traditional outrigger boat called Vinta.

“The mall facade will showcase an eye-catching symmetry creating a playful and colorful imagery that mirrors the iconic vessels,” Robinsons Malls said.