Nordstrom makes Delaware debut
Seattle — Nordstrom opened the doors to its new store in Newark, Del., on Friday.
The 123,000-sq.-ft. store, at Christiana Mall, is the first Nordstrom store in Delaware and will offer a well-edited selection of quality, luxury and designer fashion brands for women, men and children.
"We’re thrilled to be opening a store at the Christiana Mall," said Terisha Johnson, store manager. "We look forward to serving the community and providing exceptional shopping experiences for our customers."
Uniqlo to open third New York City store
New York City — Japanese apparel retailer Uniqlo said Thursday it will open its third New York City location.
The new store, on 34th Street, set to open this fall, following the opening of the chain’s largest flagship location on Fifth Avenue earlier in the fall. Both stores will join the current Uniqlo location in Manhattan’s Soho district.
Parent company Fast Retailing said it is targeting about $59.5 billion in sales and approximately $11.9 billion in profits by 2020. To meet these targets Fast Retailing said it plans to continue to open Uniqlo stores in major U.S. cities.
Wingstop to add 20 locations in Atlanta market
Richardson, Texas — Wingstop has announced plans to aggressively expand its presence in the Atlanta area. The fast-growing national chicken wing chain plans to add 20 additional locations in Atlanta over the next several years.
The expansion effort begins with an Atlanta open house April 20-21 where franchise candidates will have an opportunity to learn about Wingstop’s plans and meet one-on-one with company executives.
Wingstop has 480 locations throughout the United States and Mexico.