Merchants uneasy about future of bricks-and-mortar stores in wake of toy giant’s troubles [Business in Vancouver]
When an invitation from ultra-luxury brand Stefano Ricci arrives, thoughts immediately turn to warm walnut burl interiors and engaging company, fine wine and delectable canapés, and the opportunity to go a touch ‘gala’ with wardrobe. With Vancouver constantly on the cusp of yet another weather change, what to wear is always a challenge. Given the stores coveted location within the Alberni Street ‘Luxury Zone’ and attracting international guests who make their Vancouver their home, one can always look forward to an evening of people watching, as much as enjoying the shiny offerings...
A new retail space is being pitched for the heart of Robson Street, next to Sephora. Leasing agency CBRE is marketing a new two or three-storey retail space at 1067 Robson Street.
Nearly a year after customers flooded Pollock's Hardware Co-op on south Osborne Street to save it from closing, the business is struggling once again and has reached a "difficult decision."