Nordstrom Rack To Open Third Long Island Store

Nordstrom Rack To Open Third Long Island Store

Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc., announced plans to open a new Nordstrom Rack on Long Island at Manhasset Center. The approximately 32,000-square-foot store will be the retailer's third Nordstrom Rack location on Long Island and is scheduled to open in spring 2013.

Nordstrom Rack is the off-price retail division of Nordstrom, Inc., carrying on-trend merchandise from Nordstrom stores and at 50 to 60 percent off originAl Nordstrom prices. Nordstrom Rack also offers a wide selection of apparel, accessories and shoes from many of the brands carried in Nordstrom stores. These items are purchased specially for Nordstrom Rack , with most at savings of 30 to 70 percent off.

The new two-level Nordstrom Rack will move into the former Filene's Basement location at Manhasset Center and will occupy space on both the ground and second level. The 189,000-square-foot shopping center is conveniently located off Northern Boulevard and features regional grocer King Kullen , and retailers Marshalls and Michaels.

"We're excited about the opportunity to open our third Nordstrom Rack on Long Island at a terrific location in the Manhasset community," said Geevy Thomas, president of Nordstrom Rack . "It's important that we continue to look for ways to serve our customers more conveniently and we hope this new Rack will help us do just that."

"We are pleased to have Nordstrom Rack as a tenant at Kimco's Manhasset Center, and are confident that the new Rack store will be a dynamic addition to the center," said Michael Pappagallo , executive vice president and chief operating officer of Kimco. "This latest store represents our ninth location with the company, and further enhances our strong partnership with this upscale fashion retailer."

Nordstrom Rack will open two New York stores at 9 a.m. Thursday, October 18 including its second store on Long Island at Huntington Shopping Center, and a relocated store in White Plains at City CenterNordstrom Rack also opened a relocated store at Gallery at Westbury Plaza, which opened in September.