Cinema de Lux opens at Ridge Hill
Yonkers, N.Y. — Forest City Enterprises announced that National Amusements’ Cinema de Lux has opened at its Westchester’s Ridge Hill mixed-use development in Yonkers, N.Y.
With 12 state-of-the-art auditoriums and wall-to-wall screens, Cinema de Lux also features the area’s first full-service restaurant, Studio 3. The opening comes just a few months before the first buyers prepare to move into their new homes at Monarch at Ridge Hill, the luxury condominium on Ridge Hill Boulevard.
Monarch at Ridge Hill, consisting of four high-rise towers featuring 500 luxury residences, is within walking distance of 12 blocks of premium retailers, restaurants and grocers, as well as abundant open space.
A mini grand opening, featuring 30 to 40 retailers, is tentatively scheduled for October 20 at Ridge Hill and will include L.L. Bean, Sephora, Orvis, H&M, the Cheesecake Factory, Yard House, Brio Tuscan Grille, and Texas De Brazil.
Westfield Old Orchard announces new tenants
Chicago— Los Angeles-based Westfield announced that its Westfield Old Orchard shopping destination in Skokie, Ill., has added more new tenants to its offerings.
The Art of Shaving has opened an 885-sq.-ft. store and salon; Epic Burger will open a 1,498-sq.-ft. restaurant next to Crate & Barrel; LUSH will open a 457-sq.-ft. cosmetics store; Madewell, a J. Crew brand, will make its Illinois debut with a 3,316-sq.-ft. boutique; Mrs. Fields Cookies/ TCBY will open a 653-sq.-ft. store near Lord & Taylor and next to Auntie Anne’s Pretzels; Tumi will open in a 1,150-sq.-ft. space; Sketchers Shape-ups will open a 1,662-sq.-ft. shoe store; and Wilde &Green is preparing to open its 22,500-sq.-ft., open-kitchen, natural food market featuring 18 gourmet food and beverage stations for dine-in and take-out service as well as a grocery marketplace.
Other retailers are locating and/or expanding within the center, including Clark Street Sports, Chico’s and Claire’s Boutique.
Westfield Old Orchard is anchored by Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom, Lord & Taylor and Macy’s.
WINK will open in SoHo
New York City— Robert K. Futterman & Associates said it has secured a 1,500-sq.-ft. retail space for women’s apparel brand WINK at 129 Prince St., located between Wooster and Prince Streets in SoHo.
WINK, which currently has a store at 155 Spring St., is scheduled to open its new Manhattan location this summer.
The new store will join co-tenants Apple, Lucky Brand, Cole Haan, Michael Kors and Ralph Lauren.