Nordstrom Rack to open in Austin
Seattle Nordstrom said Tuesday that it will open a Nordstrom Rack at the Gateway Center in Austin, Texas, this fall.
The 35,000-sq.-ft. store will be the chain’s first Austin-area Rack store, and the fifth Nordstrom Rack in Texas. The company opened a new Rack store in Dallas last week.
Simon Properties Group owns the Gateway Center. Other retailers in the mall include Best Buy, The Container Store, Crate & Barrel, Old Navy, Regal Cinemas, REI, Smith & Hawken and Whole Foods Market.
Nordstrom currently operates 58 Nordstrom Rack locations.
Tiffany & Co. to open store in Amsterdam
New York City Tiffany & Co. announced plans to open a new store in Amsterdam, Netherlands, this fall.
The approximately 2,100-sq.-ft. store will be located in a historic building at 86-88 PC Hooftstraat, in the city’s premier shopping area.
The new store features signature details of Tiffany’s famous New York City flagship store, including brushed stainless steel and custom furnishings.
DSW Shoes expands in Calif.
DSW will be opening a location in Folsom, Calif., on March 19. The 15,000-sq.-ft. store will be the second DSW location in the Sacramento market.
In 2008, DSW opened 41 stores and launched dsw.com in response to customers’ requests to shop 24 hours, seven days a week. The new Folsom location is the second DSW store opening of 2009.