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Tomorrow: Brick And Mortar Preview At The Garage

Brick & Mortar (ex-Franklin Mortgage partner Mike Welsh’s new spot) is expected to open sometime in March. But if you want a little preview of what’s to come […]


South Philly Boutiques Home and Occasionette Combining Stores

This is the perfect retail storm if we ever saw one. Former neighbors, South Philly boutiques Home and Occasionette are joining forces and combining spaces at […]


Chestnut Street Is Getting a Forever 21 Next Week

News on the retail front: Forever 21 is opening a standalone brick-and-mortar location on Chestnut Street next week. The space is huge — two floors, totaling […]


Avenue Kitchen Opening New Location

This summer, Villanova restaurant Avenue Kitchen will be opening up a new location in Glen Mills. Owner Dana Smith Farrell and her brother, executive chef […]


Bing Bing Dim Sum Opening Mid-February

Bing Bing Dim Sum announced today that they passed their health inspection, bringing them closer to finally opening. According to owner Shawn Darragh, the plan is to […]


Century 21 Is Opening a Designer Vintage Shop-In-Shop

Now firmly settled in its Gallery location, Century 21 is introducing a new concept to its Philly outpost: an in-store designer vintage shop. The permanent […]


Nordstrom Rack, Century 21, and the Future of Center City Discount Shopping

There were rumblings for more than a year, and then, early last spring, they grew to a fever pitch. Finally, in late April, the announcement […]


Retail News: Hill Company Opening a Huge New Showroom in Chestnut Hill

Few things are sadder than de-trimming your home after the holidays. Front doors look suddenly barren without a wreath, bushes look plain and puny without twinkling […]


Custom Menswear Shop Indochino Opening In Center City

Good news on the menswear front: National menswear retailer Indochino is opening up a Center City outpost in two weeks. The menswear brand—which has a devoted online […]

Be Well Philly

Sip-N-Glo Juicery Eyes Rittenhouse for Second Location

We were catching up on some holiday reading and saw that Philly.com had the scoop—on Christmas Day, no less—on a target location for a second outpost […]


Retail News: Michael Kors’s Rittenhouse Location Officially Opens

It’s finally here! After a mighty long process, the highly anticipated Michael Kors at 1705 Walnut Street has officially opened. The 8,000-square foot, two-floor store […]

The Scene

Palladino’s Restaurant Opening

Last night Chef Luke Palladino celebrated the opening of his new restaurant, Palladino’s, on Philly’s latest restaurant row — East Passyunk Avenue — with a VIP […]


Retail News: Banana Republic Factory Store Set To Open Tomorrow

Seemingly overnight, the Banana Republic Factory Store on 1911 Chestnut Street is stocked and ready to open. A quick trip to the storefront today confirmed […]


Buy Every Single One Of Your Holiday Cards At Wayne’s New Stationery Store

Brides and letterpress fanatics have long known of the wonders of Two Paperdolls, the Main Line’s most cult-followed letterpress and design house. While they’ve always had a design studio in Wayne, […]


Destination Maternity Celebrates Grand Opening in Liberty Place

Listen up, expecting mamas: Destination Maternity has relocated from its Walnut Street shop into a new 2,300-square-foot storefront in Shops at Liberty Place. To celebrate the […]