AllSaints to Open 2nd Free-Standing Canadian Unit

British fashion brand AllSaints will open its second Canadian location this summer at Vancouver's Pacific Centre, according to Business in Vancouver. AllSaints will locate below the mall's 230,000 square foot flagship Nordstrom, which is scheduled to open on September 18. 

AllSaints, as well as the 44,000 square foot retail space under Nordstrom, is scheduled to open on June 17. Pacific Centre's AllSaints will be 2,237 sqare feet. 

AllSaint's first Canadian location opened in April of 2013 at Toronto's Yorkdale Shopping Centre. The 6,600 square foot store is located in the mall's southwest wing which opened in the fall of 2012. 

  Rendering: Cadillac Fairview

Rendering: Cadillac Fairview

AllSaints was founded in 1994 in Spitalfields, and the brand has grown to over 70 free-standing retail locations worldwide. It has 16 free-standing U.S. locations in major cities including New York City, Boston, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Miami, Washington, D.C., Santa Monica and Seattle, as well as four outlets. It also operates concessions within many American Bloomingdale's locations. The brand retails menswear, womenswear, footwear, and accessories. The brand is known for being 'edgy and directional' with a muted palette dominated by blacks, browns, whites, and grays. The company's retail stores feature interiors of exposed brick, weathered wood and metal. Store exteriors usually feature windows with antique sewing machines framing each store's entrance.

Today's Retail News From Around The Web: April 20, 2015