Anthropologie Europe Signs Two Locations in London
Anthropologie is recognized for seeking out architecturally distinct spaces for its stores, which are individually and uniquely designed. In
Anthropologie feels and operates like a collection of independent boutiques. Each
Anthropologie at 158 Regent Street will be home to Anthropologie's signature mix of women's fashion, accessories, home decor, decorative antiques and found objects. This store will offer approximately 11,000 square feet of retail space on three floors and is expected to debut in late 2009.
To celebrate the Antiquarius building's rich past; the store's design will showcase its historical architectural elements. Initial plans reference the building's early history as a grand hall that once served as a gentlemen's club and pool hall. This store will offer approximately 8,000 square feet of retail space and is planned to open in early 2010.
About Anthropologie: Anthropologie is a division of
About Regent Street: Regent Street has over a mile of shop frontages under single ownership of The Crown Estate. It is a unique international destination, a world class environment that delivers quality, heritage, style and success to shoppers, businesses and people alike.
This news release is being made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Certain matters contained in this filing may constitute forward-looking statements. Any one, or all, of the following factors could cause actual financial results to differ materially from those financial results mentioned in the forward-looking statements: the difficulty in predicting and responding to shifts in fashion trends, changes in the level of competitive pricing and promotional activity and other industry factors, overall economic and market conditions and the resultant impact on consumer spending patterns, including any effects of terrorist acts or war, availability of suitable retail space for expansion, timing of store openings, seasonal fluctuations in gross sales, the departure of one or more key senior managers, import risks, including potential disruptions and changes in duties, tariffs and quotas and other risks identified in filings with the
John E. Kyees, Chief Financial Officer