Thursday, March 20, 2008

Polo To Open Another Flagship

Ralph Lauren will open another Flagship for the Polo line. This one will be at 888 Madison Avenue, on the corner of 72nd Street, across the street from his store at the Rhinelander mansion. The new 27,500-square-foot will house the entirety of his iconic Polo line. Lauren, who was recently named the richest living designer, currently owns 10 location in Manhattan ranging from his collection store to the new and increasingly popular Rugby store in The Village.

Banana Republic To Open Shop in London

According to sources the retailer will open a store internationally in London. No word yet on where, but it will be the first in Europe for the Gap brand. At the same time the company will launch their new limited edition line Monogram. The store will offer both women's wear and men's, also it will carry their line of handbags and accessories.