Michael Kors has opened its first outlet store in the Baltimore area at Arundel Mills mall, the center announced.

 The new store is located in the Hanover mall's Neighborhood 4 Fashion Wing, across from Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th and Coach Factory Store.

Shoppers will find the brand's collection of American classic apparel and accessories such as handbags, wallets, shoes and watches -- at a discount.

The shop joins apparel outlet stores such as Ann Taylor Factory Store, Banana Republic Factory Store, Calvin Klein, J.Crew Factory, Neiman Marcus Last Call and Vince Camuto Outlet.

lorraine.mirabella@baltsun.com