And now, the latest from Racked NY, covering shopping and retail from the sidewalks up.
1) Downtown Brooklyn: Let's review the retail mix coming to the Barclays Center area. Adidas has already signed on for a store inside the Barclays Center, and rumor has it Intermix, Lululemon, and Y-3 are also looking for spaces in the neighborhood. Per retail broker Faith Hope Consolo, "Brooklynites are starved for major brands and chains."
2) Greenwich Village: Twenty-nine-year-old Village institution World of Video is closing its doors April 28. Neighbors have already covered the goodbye sign (above) with handwritten farewells.
3) NYC: 'Tis the season for flea markets?most of the ones that closed for the winter months are back this weekend. Racked has a list.
· Racked [ny.racked.com]