Particular person Task #four
Nordstrom Expands In New York Metropolis With
Opening Of Flagship Retailer
NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE: JWN) opened the doorways
to its first-ever flagship retailer for girls and youngsters in New York Metropolis. Positioned at 225 West
57th Avenue, throughout from the Males's Retailer which launched in April 2018, the brand new retailer occupies the
base of Central Park Tower, the tallest residential constructing on this planet. Starting at present,
prospects can store 320,000 square-feet of retail house throughout seven-levels within the coronary heart of the
metropolis. Nordstrom NYC represents the most important and finest assertion of what the model has to supply.
As various as New York Metropolis itself, merchandise features a curated providing throughout all
classes. Clients can store a complete collection of attire manufacturers throughout a broad
vary of accessible and aspirational value factors, together with Dries Van Noten, Givenchy, Saint
Laurent, Vince, Ted Baker London, Madewell, Reformation and Topshop, complemented by
an in depth collection of accent manufacturers like Longchamp, Chloe, Valentino, Fendi, Loewe,
MCM, Coach and extra.
Honoring its heritage in footwear relationship again to 1901, Nordstrom NYC presents prospects three shoe
departments, together with one whole ground devoted to ladies's footwear. The huge shoe choice will
embody Gucci, Prada, Christian Louboutin, Golden Goose, Tory Burch, Birkenstock,
UGG, Steve Madden, Nikeand extra.
A testomony to the ever-evolving nature of the New York Metropolis retailer, the primary degree will likely be dwelling
to a rotating collection of installations, kicking off with a Christian Louboutin pop-up that includes an
unique 30-piece capsule of footwear, purses and present objects for males & ladies, impressed by
the Palais de la Porte Dorée museum close to Louboutin's childhood dwelling in Paris.
True to its roots in footwear, Nordstrom is launching Good Pairs, an unique collaboration with
14 buyer favourite manufacturers, and a various group of NYC muses, bringing collectively the likes
of Steve Maddenwith mannequin Winnie Harlow; Cole Haanwith poet and activist Cleo
Wade; Nikewith Tennis champion Maria Sharapova; Birkenstock with superstar
stylist Leslie Fremar; UGG with costume designer Patricia Subject, and extra.
Olivia Kim, Nordstrom Vice President of Inventive Initiatives, additionally brings the
distinctive Nordstrom providing to life, curating ideas throughout the flagship to create a way of
newness and discovery for patrons.
Starting with British style home Burberry, the unique Nordstrom idea store will
showcase merchandise from the Autumn/Winter 2019 assortment, housed inside a large, immersive
set up spanning 5 rooms, accented with wooden paneled partitions and raised theatre model
seating, home windows for guests as an example or tag with graffiti, and a café that includes Nick
Knight's Portrait of a Rose print all through with a menu of British classics obtainable to order.
Kicking off fall with Nordstrom x Nike (NxN), Nordstrom has developed the final word ladies's
sneaker boutique with a particular view on model and sport. NxN is the place to seek out
coveted Nike product with a curated collection of merchandise from essentially the most compelling manufacturers
in style. To have fun the opening, the store will solely launch a Jordan Air Latitude 720
sneaker with Swarovski and the Nike by Olivia Kim capsule assortment of sneakers and attire,
impressed by Kim's NYC-experience throughout the 90s, launching in-store on October 31.
The opening of the New York Metropolis flagship brings the thrilling in-store curation of SPACE, a
boutique that includes superior and rising designer collections chosen by Olivia Kim from
manufacturers reminiscent of Cecille Bahnsen, Bode, Eckhaus Latta, Jacquemus, Martine Rose, Molly
Goddard, and Simone Rocha, in addition to exclusives from Tom Woodand Sandy Liang. Distinctive
to the flagship, SPACE consists of the primary branded in-store store from Pimples Studios, and a oneof-a-kind Comme des Garçons store designed with artist and furnishings designer Marc Hundley.
Elevating the in-store magnificence buying expertise to new heights, the flagship will provide extra
than 100 magnificence manufacturers spanning two flooring, together with 16 retailers from manufacturers reminiscent of YSL,
Armani, Dior, MAC, La Prairie, Byredo, Le Labo, Diptyque and Creed. 4 digital
experiences had been developed for patrons to discover the in depth providing. Experiences embody
a Lipstick Finder, permitting prospects to strive on 400 lip colours through augmented actuality; Perfume
Finder, an interactive quiz designed to slim down the proper scent, together with a button to
press and scent the specified scent; a Skincare Finder to evaluate the person wants of every
buyer and suggest useful merchandise; and Magnificence Stylist Digital Mirror, an interactive
mirror that permits prospects to nearly 'strive on' development make-up appears to be like.
Positioned one ground above the make-up counters, Nordstrom Magnificence Haven is the place the mostbranded magnificence providers come collectively below one roof, together with Base
Coat manicures, Sisley and Heyday facials, blowouts by Dry Bar, eyebrow shaping
by Anastasia Beverly Hills and threading by Blink Forehead Bar, St. Tropez spray tans, The
Gentle Salon mild remedy, and, for the primary time at a division retailer, injectables with Kate
SERVICE AND EXPERIENCE
Velocity and conveniences may be the best luxuries for patrons, and maybe nobody
understands that greater than New Yorkers. Clients buying at Nordstrom NYC will
discover Categorical Providers, the place they will pick-up their on-line orders, strive them on and make the most of
alterations providers as wanted. The shop additionally presents 24/7 on-line order pickup and supply, same-day supply to eligible addresses, on-site alterations and
tailoring, together with categorical alterations in 30-60 minutes, and in-store
cobbler providers. Moreover, prospects can make the most of styling providers together with a Stylist's
Lounge for one-on-one stylist appointments and magnificence boards that are personalised digital
experiences created by stylists for patrons for a handy and personalised means of buying
anytime, wherever. For added comfort, prospects will expertise a digitally-enabled
retailer expertise together with related becoming rooms, digital directories, mobile phone charging
stations and extra.
With the current openings of two Nordstrom Native service hubs within the New York Metropolis market, the
firm can have a complete of six space areas, together with Nordstrom Rack and Trunk Membership, that
will allow it to higher serve prospects. All six areas, together with the NYC flagship, will
present fast and simple returns, alterations, and extra.
FOOD AND BEVERAGE
Buyer can dine from seven meals and beverage choices – which is greater than at any
different Nordstrom retailer. Making their NYC restaurant debuts are celebrated Seattle-based
cooks Ethan Stowell and Tom Douglas. Stowell teamed up with Nordstrom on Wolf, an Italianinspired restaurant and bar; and Douglas is introducing three ideas, Jeannie's for pizza,
toasted sandwiches and gelato, a Pacific-Rim-inspired menu at Hani Pacific, and Oh Mochi! a
gluten-free donut store. Rounding out the providing are Bistro Verde, a family-friendly all-day
vacation spot; and Shoe Bar and Broadway Bar for handcrafted cocktails and light-weight bites. For
prospects looking for candy indulgences, the Males's Retailer just lately opened Milk Bar throughout the
The flagship options an iconic glass wave façade designed by James Carpenter Design
Associates to usher in extra pure mild and supply an interactive viewing expertise for
prospects inside the shop and for all at avenue degree – connecting the buying expertise to the
metropolis. An open, hyper-flexible ground plan permits for an evolving curation of how merchandise are
displayed over time, relying on what New Yorkers reply to. The shop atmosphere creates
a way of discovery, permitting prospects to navigate simply and discover new manufacturers they have not
skilled earlier than.
Nordstrom is dedicated to supporting the communities the place it does enterprise. Every
12 months, Nordstrom donates hundreds of thousands of dollars to tons of of non-profit organizations throughout the
U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, with the vast majority of giving targeted on organizations and
packages that care for teenagers and households.
With the enlargement in New York Metropolis, Nordstrom introduced a dedication to offer $5 million
dollars in NYC by the tip of 2020, by way of a mix of investments and group
grants. October 21stmarks the start of a long-term dedication to Good+Basis and
the tens of hundreds of households it helps yearly in its efforts to dismantle multigenerational poverty. This work will embody serving to ship important objects like cribs, diapers
and strollers in addition to offering entry to household providers like job coaching, counseling
and parenting lessons with the long-term purpose of making a more healthy, safer atmosphere for
dad and mom and youngsters. Nordstrom can even be supporting the inspiration by way of its 2019 NYC instore vacation marketing campaign and extra.
Nordstrom, Inc. is a number one style retailer primarily based within the U.S. Based in 1901 as a shoe retailer
in Seattle, at present Nordstrom operates 382 shops in 40 states, together with 117 full-line shops within the
United States, Canada and Puerto Rico; 249 Nordstrom Rack shops; three Jeffrey boutiques; two
clearance shops; six Trunk Membership clubhouses; and 5 Nordstrom Native service ideas.
Moreover, prospects are served on-line
by way of Nordstrom.com, Nordstromrack.com, HauteLook and TrunkClub.com. Nordstrom,
Inc.'s frequent inventory is publicly traded on the NYSE below the image JWN.
Nordstrom. (2019, October 24). Nordstrom Expands In New York Metropolis With Opening Of Flagship
Nordstrom has employed you to assist make sure that the opening of its new flagship retailer for girls and
youngsters is successful and the corporate is anxious concerning the “buying expertise.” (Chapter
1. Clarify what “buying expertise” means.
2. Make at the very least two suggestions to Nordstrom, utilizing examples, of how the brand new
flagship retailer can make the most of design considering.
three. Create an instance of what you consider a really perfect buyer journey by way of the flagship retailer
ought to appear like.
four. You perceive that not all customers have a constructive “buying orientation.” Create an
instance of how Nordstrom might attraction to a hedonic motive a shopper might buy groceries
in an effort to drive extra enterprise. Choose one of many following causes in your instance:
social experiences, sharing frequent pursuits, standing, thrill of the hunt, or group stress.