TITLE

Ugg! Tide of unstylish stores sullies meatpacking’s status

AUTHOR(S)
PASQUARELLI, ADRIANNE
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Crain's New York Business;4/30/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p0002
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of high-end fashion stores to leave the meatpacking district, which are vastly occupied by chain stores in New York. Real estate broker Ariel Schuster, executive vice president at Robert K. Futterman & Associates LLC, asserts that the district has become more mainstream. It states that one factor that causes cutting-edge fashion retailers from leaving the area includes rising cost of rent.
ACCESSION #
75057367

 

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