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Yorkdale Shopping Centre is now home to ECCO’s first North American flagship store.

The shiny new spot opened its doors on Friday, June 23rd becoming the fourth evolution of the ECCO Prime (flagship store) concept following openings in Hamburg, Berlin, Flensburg and Amsterdam.

An intimate gathering at Yorkdale Shopping Centre’s Bulgari boutique took place on May 17th, to launch “The Brain Project”; a beautifully anticipated project to raise awareness and initiate an important discussion on brain health through art.

Toronto’s own iconic Yorkdale Mall celebrated their 50th anniversary this year with February 26th marking the day when the shopping mall opened it’s doors 50 years ago back in 1964. The grand occasion was commemorated in many ways with an unveiling in which I was lucky to attend.

Although it’s been open for two weeks (officially Nov 16th), Hugo Boss kicked off the opening of their new Yorkdale store at Yorkdale with a cocktail reception followed by a trends presentation hosted by Fashion Magazine‘s Bernadette Morra and David Livingstone. Hugo Boss is located at the new west wing as part of the grand Yorkdale expansion.  Also check out our Yorkdale spotlights on Diesel and Tesla Motors.

Glen Baxter with Diesel Canada president, Joey Adler

We were lucky to be invited to the media preview of the new Diesel Yorkdale store as part of the exciting Yorkdale expansion grand opening last week. “We are excited to be opening the doors of a third Diesel retail location in Canada!”, said Joey Adler, President of Diesel Canada. “Our new Yorkdale retail store is the first and only Canadian location within a shopping mall and marks our continued growth across the country. This day marks a milestone for…

The one and only all-electric Tesla S at the new Yorkdale Showroom

Tesla Motors put a showroom in Toronto’s Yorkdale shopping mall to mark their first footprint in Canada.  What other car company have you heard doing that before?  I was thrilled to be one of the first to preview the Tesla store as part of the Yorkdale expansion grand opening and see the famous Tesla S all-electric sports car up close and personal. It was beautiful inside and out! The dashboard is all electronic. The middle console is a large 18″…