The launch of Zara was one of the most-anticipated retail events of 2016. For the launch day on October 6, it chose to showcase these futuristic garments in its main window. If you've got or seen a great store or mall display, why not show it off on The Register? Just email a picture and a short explanation of the store to firstname.lastname@example.org
Lines of shoppers snaked through Auckland’s Sylvia Park Shopping Centre as they waited for international chain Zara to open its first Kiwi store at 9.30am. Inside, they were greeted with 1,850 square metres of commercial space, bearing the very latest European-influenced fast fashion.
Record crowds are expected to converge on Sylvia Park shopping centre to experience New Zealand’s first H&M and Zara stores over the next two weeks. H&M is scheduled to open Saturday 1 October, followed by Zara Thursday 6 October.
Zara has finally lifted the veil on when it will open its doors to its Sylvia Park store. The store will open Thursday 6 October, five days after fellow fast fashion giant H&M launches itself into the New Zealand market.
The most-awaited high street retailers of 2016, H&M and Zara, are working to keep anticipation of their store openings high by drip-feeding the public more information about what they’re up to. H&M has come a little closer to naming a date for its store opening, and Zara has taken possession of the keys to its store.
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As the opening of Zara and H&M at Sylvia Park draws closer, the company responsible for bringing them to New Zealand has made a record profit. Kiwi Property made $250.8 million in the year to March 31, an increase of 118 percent on last year’s profit of $115.2 million. Plus: The company reveals when the Zara and H&M stores will open this year.