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Openings & closings

A look inside Meidi-Ya’s largest flagship store in Singapore

A look inside Meidi-Ya’s largest flagship store in Singapore

The opening of a new Meidi-Ya flagship store in Singapore has brought a slice of Japan to life in a massive two-storey space at Millenia Walk.  The 24,000-square-metre store, which soft-launched on Nov...
Mulberry to open first NZ store at Westfield Newmarket
Wanaka’s new Mitre 10 Mega store opens
Nike gets local with new Nike Unite store concept
Vodafone flagship opened in downtown Auckland

Openings & closings Archives

How Stylerunner plans to get millennials to shop in-store

Small touches like cool uniforms, a signature scent and Instagram-ready changerooms go a long way.

Vapo store expanding as dairies face restrictions

Vape specialist Vapo is expanding its footprint in the country as dairies will face restrictions on vape flavours from n...
Smith and Caugheys Napoleon

Napoleon Perdis makes comeback at Smith & Caughey’s

Australia’s Napoleon Perdis has launched a store-in-store concept at premium Auckland department store Smith & Caughey’s...

Why Nike is taking a ‘bigger is better’ approach to stores in ANZ

After bringing its Nike By You personalisation concept to the region, the brand is finding that size really does matter.
The Barkery

The Barkery – New Zealand’s first dog adoption cafe

New Zealand’s first Adoptable Dog Cafe is soon to open in Christchurch's Red Zone.
Blackwoods flagship in Auckland

NZ Safety Blackwoods flagship sells ‘fashionable’ workwear for tradies

Wesfarmers-owned NZ Safety Blackwoods has opened a flagship store in Auckland merchandising ‘fashionable’ workwear.
Uniqlo Hamburg

Uniqlo opens giant store in Hamburg

Japan’s Fast Retailing has opened a giant Uniqlo store in the heart of Hamburg.
Spark Commercial Bay HR

Spark opens three-level flagship at Commercial Bay

Telco Spark has opened a new three-level flagship store at downtown Auckland’s Commercial Bay shopping centre.

H&M to close 250 stores globally as customers move online

Fast fashion retailer H&M said it plans to close 250 stores worldwide next year after noting more and more of its custom...
Ben & Jerry's St Kilda

Ben & Jerry’s to open first standalone store in Wellington

Ben & Jerry’s is to open its first permanent physical store in Wellington this November.

Inside Coco Republic’s new outdoor concept showrooms

Just in time for spring, furniture retailer Coco Republic has recently unveiled three new outdoor concept showrooms in S...
Cranfields interior

Cranfields doubles down, as Wellington emerges from Covid-19 crisis

Wellington giftware retailer Cranfields has opened its second store despite the challenging current economic environment...
Mitre 10 construction

Mitre 10 Wanaka store to be 50 per cent self powered

Hardware chain Mitre 10 says construction of its Wanaka Mega store is underway with its rooftop solar array now installe...

Kiwi Property completes $277 million Sylvia Park expansion project

The galleria’s expansion, which spans over 20,000sqm, adds more retail space to the shopping centre, bringing it to a to...
Shore City Takapuna

Shore City secures long-term Farmers renewal, new Whitcoulls

Shore City, the North Shore of Auckland’s original major shopping centre, has secured a 15-year lease renewal from ancho...