PHILADELPHIA—As part of a drive to double its revenues by the year 2020, Urban Outfitters will introduce a super-sized version of its Anthropologie chain, the locally based retailer said during an investor presentation Thursday. The Philadelphia-based company plans to open 25 to 50 Anthropologie locations of about 20,000 square feet each, about three times the current stores’ average footprint, Bloomberg reported Friday.

The larger-scale Anthropologie stores will offer a broader selection of home goods as well as beauty products and intimate apparel. Urban Outfitters will also test the larger format for its namesake brand as well the Free People chain.

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