G-Star RAW opens new flagship at Meadowhall
Dutch designer clothing brand, G-Star RAW, has officially launched its new flagship at Meadowhall, leading the brand’s UK expansion plans.
Located on Lower Park Lane next to Urban Outfitters, the 2,500 sq ft. flagship store will showcase G-Star Raw’s latest store design concept. The new store features the latest men and women’s collections placing a focus on G-STAR RAW’s denim offer.
Richard Crowther, Asset Manager for British Land, co-owner of Meadowhall, added: “G-Star RAW is a great example of leading international brands choosing Meadowhall to spearhead their expansion plans. The new flagship looks fantastic, providing visitors with a new experience and confirming the centre’s reputation as one of the UK’s leading retail and leisure destinations.”
G-Star RAW is the 34th new brand to open at Meadowhall following the recent refurbishment at the centre, joining brands such as Flannels, Diesel and All Saints.
CBRE and Smith Young represented Meadowhall. HDH acted for G-Star RAW.
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