Japanese fast fashion retailer UNIQLO has announced it’s opening two new Metro Vancouver stores this spring, in Surrey and Richmond. UNIQLO will open a 12,800 sq ft. store at Guildford Town Centre on Friday, March 9, 2018. The store will be located on the second floor. Later this spring, UNIQLO will open at Richmond Centre […]
Popular Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo has confirmed their second Lower Mainland location will open at Guildford Town Centre in Surrey. Uniqlo recently opened a 20,000 sq ft. store at Metropolis at Metrotown, and many expected a downtown Vancouver store — possibly on Granville Street — would be the next location to be announced. However, Uniqlo […]
Japanese fast fashion retailer Uniqlo opened its first location earlier this month at Metropolis at Metrotown, but the suburban shopping centre wasn’t the company’s first choice. Uniqlo CEO Tadashi Yanai told Business in Vancouver that the company wanted to open their first Metro Vancouver store in the downtown core, but couldn’t find the right space at […]
With a ceremonial hammering of two traditional sake barrels, UNIQLO Metrotown is ready to open its doors to the public Friday, October 6, 2017 at 10 a.m. The 20,800 sq ft. store is spread over two levels at Metropolis at Metrotown in Burnaby, occupying part of the former Home Outfitters space near T&T Supermarket. The […]
Chinese-Japanese variety store MINISO — best described as a cross between MUJI, Daiso, UNIQLO and Dollarama — is now open on West Broadway in Vancouver. A second Vancouver location at 550 Granville Street in the downtown core will have its grand opening this weekend. The variety store chain was started by Japanese designer Junya Miyake […]
Rumours about Japanese fast-fashion retailer Uniqlo have been swirling around the Vancouver retail scene for years, but it looks as if the much-anticipated retailer may have finally found a spot. An application has been filed to replace the glass rotunda at Pacific Centre with a new three storey retail building. If you’re wondering where this […]
Exciting redevelopment plans for the biggest vacant building in downtown Vancouver, the old post office, have been unveiled.
The project is still years away, and a rezoning application is not expected to be submitted until later this year, but the developer, Bentall Kennedy, plans to convert the massive old building into a mix of retail, offices and residential with four new towers built on top.
We now have a better picture of redevelopment plans for the downtown Vancouver post office, the largest heritage revitalization project in city history. Musson Cattell Mackey Architects, on behalf of Bentall Kennedy, acting for the B.C. Investment Management Corp, have submitted their detailed application to the city to rezone old post office site at 349 […]