According to the New York Post, Amazon will pay $1.15 billion to acquire the former Lord & Taylor flagship in Midtown Manhattan.
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Off-price retailer Century 21 Stores has opened a limited engagement pop-up store in the heart of Herald Square in New York City. The Century 21 Herald Square Holiday Pop-Up will be located at 50 W. 34th Street and its red doors opened on Friday, November 1 through January 11, 2020.
On the dark and rainy morning of October 27, shoppers still lined up to experience the first Wegmans in New York City and discovered a food retail experience quite different from others found in the Big Apple.
Nordstrom has opened the doors to its first-ever flagship store for women and children in New York City. Located at 225 West 57th Street, across from the men’s store which launched in 2018, the new store occupies the base of Central Park Tower. Customers can shop 320,000-square-feet of retail space across seven levels.
Nordstrom will continue its expansion in New York City by adding two more service hubs under its Nordstrom Local concept.
Neiman Marcus has opened a new Manhattan location, which debuts at the new Hudson Yards retail and commercial development, with an emphasis on upscale customer experiences.
Amazon 4-star is an addition to the company’s brick-and-mortar store portfolio that promises to provide shoppers more ways to engage with the retailer and, critically, a new reason to do so.
Ikea is planning to open its first city center store in the U.S., marking what the company said is its ongoing transformation and commitment to bring the retailer into the heart of urban areas. The “Ikea Planning Studio” is slated to open in Manhattan in spring 2019.
One Kings Lane, a division of Bed Bath & Beyond, recently opened its first New York City store in a landmark building set amid Manhattan’s trendy Soho neighborhood as a location where it could interact directly with Big Apple shoppers.
The much-rumored location of Amazon’s HQ2 is now official with Northern Virginia and New York City sharing the spoils.
Friday, November 2, marks the opening of One Kings Lane’s first downtown store, in Manhattan’s trendy Soho neighborhood.
Alessi has partnered with Forty One Madison and Holiday House as one of the sponsors for the lobby displays during the fall New York Tabletop Market taking place October 9 to 12.
S’well has partnered with the New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability to help launch Bring It, a city-led multi-channel campaign focused on helping New York City public school students and the community reduce waste through advocacy and action.
Home and housewares are getting prime placement in a new Amazon brick and mortar location opening in New York City. Dubbed Amazon 4-star, the physical store will sell merchandise that has been rated four stars and above, is a top seller, or is new and trending on Amazon.com.
Krups is teaming with digital food brand Delish to create the “ultimate coffee break experience” with a customized food truck that will be serving coffee in select New York City neighborhoods.
Restoration Hardware (RH) has opened a new-model design gallery in New York City, locating it in Manhattan’s now-trendy Meat Packing District as a showcase for its latest thinking about store design.