Saks Fifth Avenue opens its third retail store in Canada
The American luxury department chain of stores Saks Fifth Avenue Inc. has announced the opening of its third retail store in Canada. CF Chinook Centre, Calgary has become the latest location in the country to host the brand. The twolevel retail location is spread over an area of 1,15,000 square feet. The store has offerings for both men and women customers. However, the fashion retailer has its major focus on the outwear section at this new space. Luxury handbags, shoes and accessories are also among the products available for grabs at the newly opened store. Saks Calgary aims to offer the best-in-class luxury and empirical services such as an intimate private jewellery viewing space, beauty treatment rooms and private shopping suites, to attract shoppers. The private shopping suites are adjacent to the second floor where Style Advisors provide the quintessential, personalised Saks ‘styling’ expertise which is nowadays becoming a major trend among various fashion brands. Marc Metrick, President, Saks Fifth Avenue avers that the company is aimed at offering one-of-a-kind experience to clients at its all its stores in North America and Saks Calgary is one such step in that direction.
Notably, Saks Fifth Avenue, one of the most famous luxury retailers in the world, is owned by Hudson’s Bay Company. It runs stores in upscale locations across the world such as Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, Kazakhstan, Mexico City and Canada, and is renowned for its unmatched selling services and merchandise offerings.