Store Concepts: Page 3

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    Yeezy Gap collection now available at NYC flagship store

    The news comes after Kanye West's June trademark application for retail stores named YZYSPLY, and Gap’s CEO Sonia Syngal’s exit last week.

    By July 22, 2022
  • Mockup of the storefront of the Klarna pop up store in Los Angeles.
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    Klarna to open Los Angeles pop-up shop

    Located on Melrose Avenue, the payment firm’s two-day shopping experience will showcase sustainable brands.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • July 19, 2022
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    How personalization shapes the retail industry

    As consumer data becomes more readily available, a host of new opportunities (and missteps) has opened up for retailers that want to tap into the potential of rich shopper data.

    By Retail Dive staff
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    Macy's and Toys R Us ramp up store-in-store partnership

    Branded shops are coming to all of the department store retailer’s locations as it tries to capitalize on a growing category. 

    By July 18, 2022
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    Nike debuts new store concept with Nike Style

    The store, which opened Friday in Seoul, South Korea, features gender-neutral merchandising and a content studio. 

    By July 15, 2022
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    Athleta plots its first outlet stores

    Two locations are set to open by the fall as the athletics brand works to build out its footprint. 

    By July 8, 2022
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    The Weekly Closeout: Bed Bath & Beyond continues executive shakeup and Gucci launches a pet collection

    The home retailer appointed a new chief accounting officer and head of treasury. Meanwhile, the luxury brand seeks to bring individuality to pets.

    By Retail Dive Staff • July 1, 2022
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    Parachute pops up at Nordstrom

    The department store will feature products from the DTC brand in nine of its locations as well as on its website.

    By June 28, 2022
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    Deep Dive // Sustainability in retail

    DTC brands have long been vocal about the importance of sustainability. Is that enough?

    As more direct-to-consumer companies find value in physical retail, they must consider how that fits into their goals.

    By June 27, 2022
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    Petco opens first location of new rural store concept

    Initially announced at its investor day in March, the new store caters to consumers seeking out farm and livestock supplies.

    By June 16, 2022
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    SKU'd: Chanel breaks up with the rich in favor of the ultra-rich

    The fashion house is raising prices and opening high-end stores – all while reporting record-breaking numbers. 

    By June 16, 2022
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    Our Place's co-founder and co-CEO on the brand's entrance into physical retail

    The DTC cookware brand, which launched just prior to the pandemic and is already profitable, is planning two stores in Los Angeles and one in New York.

    By June 14, 2022
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    Madewell is 'actively investing' in menswear as it opens another stand-alone store

    The retailer launched another store in Los Angeles on Thursday. And as the market for men’s apparel grows, the company may have perfect timing.

    By June 9, 2022
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    H&M tests smart mirrors at COS stores in a bid for a more personalized experience

    Fitting room mirrors can identify products, including the size and color, and provide customized product or styling recommendations.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • June 7, 2022
  • A wall with several rows of basketballs inside a Wilson Sporting Goods store in New York City.
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    Wilson opens second New York store

    Its third location overall, the Upper East Side store lets shoppers rent out equipment before purchasing it.

    By June 3, 2022
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    Fashionphile opens authentication center, showroom in NYC

    The 60,000-square-foot space allows consumers to shop in person, and also houses procurement offices for customers looking to sell.

    By June 2, 2022
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    Belk and Conn's partner for shop-in-shops

    The specialty home goods retailer will pilot store-within-a-store concepts in up to 20 of the department store’s locations.

    By June 1, 2022
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    Dollar General piloting self-checkout-only stores

    The test will involve about 200 of the discount retailer's 18,000-plus locations and run throughout 2022, Chief Operating Officer Jeff Owen said. 

    By Sam Silverstein • May 31, 2022
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    Ulta shoppers not feeling inflation yet

    In fact, prestige cosmetics sales in the quarter outperformed as makeup made a comeback.

    By May 27, 2022
  • Exterior of DTC brand Mosaic's frozen-only grocery store in Brooklyn
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    Why DTC brand Mosaic has opened a frozen-only grocery store

    The maker of frozen plant-based meals is taking a cue from retail concepts abroad for its pop-up shop in Brooklyn.

    By Catherine Douglas Moran • May 26, 2022
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    Wayfair opens first AllModern store

    As losses grow for the home goods retailer, it's looking to expand its physical footprint for all five of its banners.

    By May 25, 2022
  • Faherty storefront in Washington, D.C.'s Georgetown neighborhood
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    Caroline Jansen/Retail Dive

    Why this D.C. neighborhood is becoming a hub for DTC brands

    From Warby Parker and Allbirds to Outdoor Voices and Glossier, Georgetown has become the destination of choice for many digitally native brands.

    By May 24, 2022
  • Ebay's Wear 'Em Out sneaker pop-up shop in Los Angeles on Fairfax Avenue.
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    EBay to open sneaker pop-up in LA

    The "Wear 'Em Out Store" will lower prices for customers who wear their purchases out of the store. 

    By May 23, 2022
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    Instagram celebrates Shop anniversary with New York City pop-up

    Instagram celebrates 1 million followers on its Shop account as the social commerce industry is expected to grow.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • May 18, 2022
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    Google opens second retail store

    The tech company says its new Brooklyn location is the first of its "neighborhood stores," meant to be more intimate and community focused.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • May 17, 2022
  • An Ikea storefront in Singapore taken on May 21, 2010.
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    "IKEA Singapore" by Karl Baron is licensed under CC BY 2.0

    Ikea to invest more than $3B in stores

    Ikea's largest franchisee, Ingka Group, will work to update its physical locations across 32 markets to support the retailer's online operations.

    By May 10, 2022