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Watch Station International Opens at Sherway Gardens

November 13, 2012

We've got some exciting news to share with you regarding Watch Station International.

In early November, Watch Station opened its first full price location in Canada, at Sherway Gardens in Toronto. The premises is 979 sq.ft and is strategically situated just off centre court adjacent such tenants as Mac, Guess by Marciano, BCBG, Roots, Fossil and Gap. The store is beautifully designed (see photos) and carries upscale brands such as Michael Kors, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Burberry, DKNY, Emporio Armani, Michele...etc

About Sherway Gardens - Sherway Gardens is a fantastic shopping centre. The mall is owned by Cadillac Fairview, the country's leading fashion mall landlord (also owners of Toronto Eaton Centre, Chinook Centre, Pacific Centre...etc). The mall has sales of $915 per square foot, ranking it at #7 in terms of performance in Canada. Sherway Gardens has a Gross Leasable Area of approximately 1 million sq.ft, and is anchored by Holt Renfrew, The Bay, Sears, and Sporting Life. Other top retailers at Sherway include: Lululemon, Aritzia, Apple, Harry Rosen, Coach, William Sonoma, Pottery Barn...etc. Further, Cadillac Fairview just announced a $350 million dollar expansion (and full mall renovation), which will be highlighted by the addition of Nordstrom (2 levels, 138,000 sq.ft), who is scheduled to open in 2016. Cadillac Fairview will also expand the mall, adding a total of 210,000 square feet.

Huge Announcement: We're so pleased to confirm that Watch Station will enter the province of Quebec in the spring of 2013. The flagship store will be located in downtown Montreal, on Sainte Catherine Street West (at the corner of Peel Street). The premises will be 2400 sq.ft. The Montreal store will be the company's 1st Canadian high street location (and 4th in Canada).

Watch Station will continue to expand in Canada. Markets of interest include: Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario.  The company is looking to open in super regional centres, outlets centres, and high pedestrian street-front locations. Size required is 1000 sq.ft (with 23.5 ft width).

Watch Station International operates approximately 12 locations in North America, with several more scheduled to open soon.

For more information on Watch Station, please visit their website at www.watchstation.com.