TORONTO, May 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Yorkdale Shopping Centre is bringing fashion lovers ten new boutiques and shops that will deliver a shopping experience like no other in Canada. The new retailers include some of the world's best known designers including Canada's first stand-alone Jimmy Choo and Versace boutiques and the first Moncler location. This year's new retailers also include Bulgari, Mont Blanc and a diverse range of popular brands including Canada's first Vince Camuto store, plus Forever 21, Garage, Justice and LUSH. There will be more new retailers announced later this year.
"Yorkdale is a premier shopping destination because our new and existing retailers deliver an impressive range of fashion," said Yorkdale General Manager Claire Santamaria. "Construction of our expansion is on track and we're building momentum by welcoming brands that will inspire shoppers from head to toe. These retailers are helping set the stage for what's to come in 2016."
Yorkdale's newest retail expansion will create almost 300,000 square feet of new retail space and will open in the fall of 2016. The expansion will include a 188,000-square-foot Nordstrom, making it the largest Nordstrom in the Greater Toronto Area. The additional 110,000 square feet of retail space in the new wing will host up to 25 new boutiques and stores that will be announced closer to the expansion's completion.
ABOUT YORKDALE SHOPPING CENTRE
With more than 250 shops and services Yorkdale Shopping Centre is Canada's premier shopping destination. Construction is underway for Yorkdale's $331 million expansion that will add nearly 300,000 square feet of retail space and bring its total size to 2 million square feet. This expansion makes it possible to bring an even wider selection of the world's best fashion, technology and luxury brands to the Greater Toronto Area. Offering valet parking and seating reservations at the Dine on 3 food collection, everything about Yorkdale is designed to enhance shoppers' experiences. Yorkdale is co-owned by Oxford Properties and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) and managed by Oxford Properties Group. Yorkdale is located at 3401 Dufferin Street, off Allen Road, near the 401. For more information, download the Yorkdale app, visit www.yorkdale.com, or follow @YorkdaleStyle on Twitter, Facebook or Pinterest.
SOURCE: Yorkdale Shopping Centre
For further information: For more information or to schedule an interview with Yorkdale's Claire Santamaria, please contact: Jeri Brown, Media Profile, Office: 416-342-1842, Cell: 416-520-9381, [email protected]; Pascale Gordon, Media Profile, Office: 416-342-1814, Cell: 647-328-6603, [email protected]