Local luxury retailer mingles with global players at new YVR mall
VANCOUVER, May 16, 2015 – Lost in the announcement of 46 retailers at the highly anticipated McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport is the distinct lack of local business. BC’s own Secret Location will open a new division called simply SL alongside multinational premium, luxury and lifestyle brands at the open-air mall.
“Our core business and focus will always be our concept store in Gastown,” explains founder Carey Melnichuck. “The YVR location is an opportunity to meet discerning travellers and local shoppers looking for quality crafted men’s and women’s fashion, beauty, home accessories and literature.” The smaller YVR location will offer only retail.
About Secret Location
Secret Location is Canada’s first luxury concept store that promises thought-provoking fashion and food. Housed under one roof is a carefully curated retail store and adventurous Tasting Room. Recently selected to the top 10 list of concept stores by Vogue Paris, the flagship operation in historic Gastown is based on founder Carey Melnichuk’s global experiences and travels. Secret Location opened summer of 2012 and is opening a second retail-only venture summer 2015 at YVR.
Marcel Da Silva
Secret Location Ventures Ltd.
Tel: 604-685-0021 ext. 104