The Danish brand will open new stores at shopping centers in New York and New Jersey.Simon announced that Flying Tiger Copenhagen stores would open at Roosevelt Field, Menlo Park Mall, Newport Centre and Walt Whitman Shops in time for Holiday 2017. These new stores will sign the next wave of expansion for Flying Tiger Copenhagen brand outside of New York City and will introduce the first enclosed shopping center spots for Flying Tiger Copenhagen in the United States.
"We are always attracted to brands that offer the great product, value, and a dose of fun. We believe their store experience allows for a sense of discovery and we look forward to a long relationship, " announced Zachary Beloff, Simon's National Director of Business Development.
The retailer ramps up for an aggressive U.S. extension, the Flying Tiger Copenhagen brand has chosen to partner with Simon, an operator of the strongest retail outlets in the New York Metro Area. Flying Tiger Copenhagen now has five existing stand-alone stores in the United States, and the label has seen significant success in enclosed malls in Europe and Asia. The partnership with Simon brings this achievement and the curated shopping experience to the millions of Simon consumers.
"Simon was a great choice in a partner as we continue our U.S. expansion," told Søren Friis, Head of North America division at Flying Tiger Copenhagen. "We look forward to bringing our popular Danish design to these four Simon centers."