Tory Burch open now; LUSH, Vince Camuto, Thomas Sabo and Rudsak among retailers ready to open their doors and welcome shoppers in the coming weeks
Sherway Gardens marks beginning of major growth; ups the ante in the retail realm
TORONTO, April 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Just in time for the beautiful weather, Sherway Gardens announces the highly anticipated arrival of some of the most sought-after fashion retailers.
Arriving at the onset of the Spring fashion season, the new openings solidify Sherway's commitment to bringing inspiring retail options to its shoppers. The move marks the initial stages of a multi-phased, $550 million redevelopment taking place at Sherway Gardens and a new fashion-first strategy; focused on enhancing the overall shopping experience at all levels from preview to purchase.
"At Sherway Gardens we are writing the next chapter in retail and we are delighted to share our growing space with some of today's most influential brands," said Andy Traynor, General Manager, Sherway Gardens. "The launch of these new brands further demonstrates our commitment to continually enhance our merchandise mix and advance Sherway as an authority on fashion."
New Store Openings
Sherway Gardens welcomed high fashion retailer Tory Burch to the space over the weekend. The growth continues with other fashion and beauty heavy-hitters ready to welcome shoppers in the coming weeks, including LUSH, Vince Camuto, Thomas Sabo, along with a revamped Rudsak.
- Tory Burch: April 17, 2015
- LUSH: April 24, 2015
- Thomas Sabo & Rudsak: early May
- Vince Camuto: May 16, 2015
"For a fashion lover like myself, Sherway is a one-stop-shop," said Marta Tryshak, Founder of WithLoveGabrielle.com. "I can count on them as the go-to place for anything I need. I am so thrilled with the new store openings, these brands are fresh, bold and on trend, exactly what I'm looking for."
Sherway Gardens ups the ante in the retail realm with $550 million expansion and renovation. North Expansion, Entrance One – pictured above – is set to launch in September 2015.
Still To Come …
Construction continues at Sherway Gardens, with an array of new renovations to the existing space continuing, as well as a highly anticipated expansion, which is sure to build excitement around what's to come. This announcement is one of many regarding the redevelopment over the next two years. First up is the North Expansion, set to launch in September 2015; highlights include a new flagship Harry Rosen, a relocated Sporting Life and a new food court offering shoppers an enhanced dining experience. The redevelopment culminates with Saks Fifth Avenue and Nordstrom set to open in 2016 and 2017. Each update is focused on elevating Sherway Gardens' roster of high fashion options, as well as heightening the overall experience; a perfect equation to suit the ever-changing needs of today's shopper.
Sherway Gardens Social
Going hand-in-hand with the trendsetting brands, Sherway Gardens is amping up their social channels starting with the launch of their Instagram. Shoppers are invited to turn to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook as a go-to resource for head-to-toe fashion, as well as beauty-related inspiration. The team is set to launch #favefinds, an opportunity for customers to share their favourite finds from Tory Burch using the hashtag and will automatically be entered to win a Cadillac Fairview shop! card® .
About Sherway Gardens
Home to one of the most diverse collections of upscale retailers in Canada, Sherway Gardens is a leading fashion destination delivering an unparalleled shopping experience. Already one of Canada's most beloved shopping centres, Sherway Gardens is about to reach new heights with a $550 million multi-phased redevelopment, consisting of both expansions and renovations that will reinvent the already unique shopping experience. The proposed expansions will add an additional 210,000 square feet of retail space to the centre, bringing the total size 1.3 million square feet. Sherway Gardens is located at 25 The West Mall, just west of downtown at the junction of highway 427 and QEW. For more information download the CF Shop app or visit www.sherwaygardens.ca.
Sherway Social Media
About Cadillac Fairview
Sherway Gardens is owned by The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited, one of North America's largest owners, operators and developers of commercial real estate. Cadillac Fairview focuses on developing and managing high quality office, retail and mixed-use properties in Canada and the United States, as well as international investments in real estate companies and investment funds. With a portfolio valued at more than $28 billion, Cadillac Fairview and its affiliates own and manage nearly 36 million square feet of leasable space at 66 properties across North America, including some of Canada's landmark developments, such as Toronto-Dominion Centre, Toronto Eaton Centre, Pacific Centre and Chinook Centre. Cadillac Fairview is wholly-owned by the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, which invests to secure the retirement income of 311,000 active and retired teachers in Ontario.
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