Discover the latest in global retail with our list of 10 new store openings covering the U.S., China, London, Asia, Barcelona, and beyond. Some of these store openings highlight vendors who played a crucial role in their development and are also premium members of the Global Vendor Marketplace. These vendors leverage the platform to present their latest projects and establish connections with potential clients.
1. Maison Margiela + Jil Sanders + Marni Open at South Coast Plaza
Renowned architects, Valerio Architects recently helped open three new stores– Maison Margiela, Jil Sanders, and Marni– at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, CA. The firm is also a premium vendor on the Global Vendor Marketplace where you can view their profile of latest projects.
“We want to thank our internal PMs, Filiberto, Marijke, and Nicholas for spending the last few weeks, day and night on site and all of our partners to help make these (3) projects a success. Thank you to our GC, Hurst, and Siebert for the amazing job and dedication throughout the project. Thank you to our merchandisers and our operation teams. We could not have done it without all of your help. The stores look amazing!” – Valerio Architects on LinkedIn.
2. JD Sports Opens in Arizona’s Park Place Mall
The esteemed general contractor firm August Construction Solutions played a key role in the launch of 9.650 square foot JD Sports in Tucson, Arizona, located at Park Place Mall. The firm is also a premium vendor on the 4URSPACE Global Vendor Marketplace—a platform facilitating connections between vendors and potential clients.
3. Christian Dior Opens in Beijing Daxing Airport
On November 10th, Christian Dior opened a new boutique on the second floor of Beijing Daxing Airport. The store offers a range of menswear and womenswear, including ready-to-wear attire, bags, small leather goods, exotic leather items, shoes, accessories, and sunglasses.
4. Alo Yoga in London
On November 17, 2023, Alo Yoga celebrated the opening of its first London store on King’s Road. The grand opening featured a flow session, pictured above.
5. Louis Vuitton Opens in Cebu Phillippines
Last month, Louis Vuitton opened in the Philippines, located in Cebu City within the NUSTAR Resort and Casino. The store is 459 sqm and the interiors draw inspiration from the Place Vendôme Maison in Paris. Offering a curated collection, the store features menswear and womenswear, along with accessories, jewelry, shoes, fragrances, and more.
6. Optica 2000 Opens in Barcelona
The eyewear and opticians brand Optica2000 opened its new store on Carrer de Pelai in Barcelona. The store, spanning just over 475 square meters, includes both the sales floor and the back office.
7. Acne Studios Opens in Vegas
Last month, Acne Studios unveiled its new store at the Shops at Crystal on South Vegas Boulevard. To celebrate the opening, the store showcased 2021 denim jeans and Musubi bags covered with crystals.
8. Swarovski Opens Flagship in Seoul
On November 29, 2023, Swarovski opened its first flagship store in Seoul, located at Dosan Park, featuring Café Swarovski and outdoor spaces with sculptures. The store spans a minimum of 488 square meters across four floors. Each floor features one of the brand’s signature colors (blue, yellow, and pink).
9. Bulgari Opens Largest Latin American Boutique in São Paulo
Bulgari has recently opened its largest boutique in Latin America, covering 282 square meters at Shopping Cidade Jardim in São Paulo. Elodie Thellier, Bulgari’s President for Latin America, highlights the strategic significance of choosing São Paulo as the primary economic hub.
10. STAUD Opens in Boston’s Seaport
The Los Angeles-based fashion brand, STAUD, is now open in Boston’s Seaport, located close to brands like Alo Yoga and Crémieux. The store showcases ready-to-wear, handbags, footwear, and accessories.
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