Pet store finds a home at bustling Calgary International Airport.
Most airports have woken up to the fact that they have a captive audience in passengers waiting for flights. In response, they now seek to offer an increasingly eclectic array of shopping opportunities.
Veteran retailer Charlene Cherniwchan, the owner of Mut Hut Pet Emporium, says it was the Calgary Airport Authority’s research into current retail trends that ultimately helped her land a coveted spot as part of the airport’s specialty retail lineup. Prior to that, she had been applying sporadically for about 18 months to gain admission. Continue Reading »
Tattered Cover is part of new “local retail” concept at Denver International Airport. Continue Reading »
Lake Compounce in Bristol, CT, is the oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America –and has a formidable retail operation to boot. Continue Reading »
Conveyor belt sushi whets growing consumer appetite for fun “experiences.” Continue Reading »
With his game-truck franchise, Scott Novis hopes to make it “game over” for the big boys in the industry. Continue Reading »
A relentless focus on design and new concepts has kept Westfield at the forefront in the specialty retail industry. Recently I sat down with Ted Kaminski, SVP, Mall Retail for Westfield to discuss how Westfield has continued to stay on the cutting-edge of specialty retail. I took a peek at some of the exciting new […] Continue Reading »
New stores round out mix of specialty retail options at Michigan resort. Continue Reading »
The kiosks at the Graybar Passage in New York’s Grand Central station have one strong advantage: high traffic. These high-end retailers offer a slice of New York to locals and tourists alike. Continue Reading »
Manhattan retail concept keeps shoppers coming back with new themes and content. Continue Reading »
Sharing borders with both Europe and Asia, Turkey’s role on the world stage remains strong. Here’s a look at the specialty retail opportunities this dynamic country has to offer. Continue Reading »