Today, leading North American home furnishings retailer Crate and Barrel announces the opening of its first store in Vancouver, British Columbia. Opening on March 21, 2013 at Oakridge Centre — Vancouver’s largest upscale retail destination — the store will feature the brand’s carefully curated assortment of stylish and unique housewares and furniture sourced from around the globe.
At more than 27,000-square-feet, the new location will offer the celebrated Crate and Barrel shopping experience and showcase the warm, vibrant aesthetic that inspires the brand’s lifestyle. President and Chief Merchant Marta Calle said, “We’re thrilled to bring the Crate and Barrel shopping experience to this beautiful and sophisticated international city. Vancouver’s global influences and vibrant design community are a perfect complement to Crate and Barrel’s brand DNA.”
Customers of the new Vancouver location will discover the brand’s fresh and colourful 2013 Spring and Summer Collection, which features entertaining and decorating essentials for every room in the home. The assortment will highlight stylish choices in furniture, accessories, textiles, tabletop, kitchen, bed and bath, storage and outdoor living. A favourite gift destination for celebrations of all kinds, Crate and Barrel will also offer its popular gift registry service, as well as its Designer Rewards Program for eligible industry professionals.
Anchoring Oakridge Centre’s newly-renovated gateway plaza at 41st and Cambie, Crate and Barrel’s Vancouver store will offer customers great convenience, with ample parking and easy access to the Canada Line station, just steps away.
The store’s grand opening will serve as an opportunity for members of the community to experience the Crate and Barrel lifestyle first-hand. During the opening weekend celebration, local customers will enjoy a 15% off discount on all purchases. Additionally, the first 25 customers in line, each day from Thursday until Sunday, will receive a $50 gift card.
Crate and Barrel Vancouver:
650 W 41st Ave (at Cambie)
Vancouver, BC V5Z 2M9, Canada
For more information on Crate and Barrel, please visit www.crateandbarrel.ca