Canada's first John Varvatos store has opened at Toronto's Yorkdale Shopping Centre. The 3,600 square foot store is located in the mall's recently expanded wing, between Canada's first AllSaints store and the mall's high-volume Apple Store.
As part of the store opening, Varvatos is giving away a $1,000 gift card. To enter, you can follow this link via Yorkdale Shopping Centre: http://yorkdale.com/contest/john-varvatos
For those unfamiliar, John Varvatos is an American lifestyle menswear brand which designs, manufactures and retails high-end fashion. The company has won numerous awards and has attained a loyal customer following.
John Varvatos is in the process of a significant store expansion. It had 13 free-standing stores at the beginning of 2013 and expects to have a total of 20 by the end of 2014.
The Yorkdale Varvatos store is located in the new wing of the mall's most recent expansion. In November 2013, Wayne Gretzky opened the new 145,000 square foot wing which reportedly cost about $185 million. New tenants included Kate Spade, Ted Baker, Tesla Motors and Canada's first Microsoft Store, among others.
We'll update you on any further John Varvatos Canadian store openings, including a rumoured Vancouver store location.
[Yorkdale Shopping Centre website]
[John Varvatos website]