Nineteen New Retailers Opened on Madison Avenue Second Half of 2012

Nineteen New Retailers Opened on Madison Avenue Second Half of 2012

The Madison Avenue Business Improvement District (BID) today released its Second Half report for new store openings on Madison Avenue between East 57th and East 86th Streets.

Between July 1 and December 31, 2012, the following stores, galleries and restaurants have opened on Madison Avenue:

25 Park (fashion & accessories), 998 Madison Avenue (77-78)
Aesop (skincare products), 1070 Madison Avenue (80-81)
Belstaff (fashion & accessories), 814 Madison Avenue (68-69)
Brian Atwood (shoes), 655 Madison Avenue (60-61)
Il Mulino (restaurant), 37 East 60 Street (at Madison Avenue)
Ippolita (jewelry), 796 Madison Avenue (67-68)
Lois Wagner Fine Arts (gallery), 15 East 71 Street (at Madison Avenue)
Lumas (gallery), 1100 Madison Avenue (82-83)
Moeller Fine Art (gallery), 35 East 64th Street (at Madison Avenue)
Monique Lhullier (fashion & accessories), 19 East 71 Street (at Madison Avenue)
Proenza Schouler (fashion & accessories), 822 Madison Avenue (68-69)
Rebecca Taylor (fashion & accessories) 980 Madison Avenue (76-77)
Salumeria Rossi (restaurant & gourmet foods), 903 Madison Avenue (72-73)
Sandro (fashion & accessories), 986 Madison Avenue (76-77)
Schutz (shoes), 655 Madison Avenue (60-61)
Trinity House (gallery), 24 East 64 Street (at Madison Avenue)
Vince (fashion & accessories), 980 Madison Avenue (76-77)
Waterhouse & Dodd (gallery), 958 Madison Avenue (75-76)
Yigal Azrouel (fashion & accessories), 1011 Madison Avenue (78-79)

"Madison Avenue hosts the largest luxury retail corridor in North America, extending a mile and a half from East 57 to East 86 Street," said Matthew Bauer, President of the Madison Avenue Business Improvement District (BID). "Our newest brands are distributed throughout the corridor, creating a luxury shopping experience unparalleled in its breadth and depth. We are also pleased that Chanel, Emilio Pucci and Ilias Lalaounis, which have long maintained an address within the district, expanded their presence here during the second half of 2012, demonstrating the proven strength of Madison Avenue in reaching luxury clients."

Madison Avenue, on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, is North America's premier luxury district. Featuring some of the most sought-after real estate in the world, Madison Avenue features the flagship boutiques of the finest European and American designers, world class art galleries, exquisite restaurants, spas and salons for exclusive pampering, internationally renowned hotels, and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Madison Avenue exhibits timeless elegance with a contemporary flavor that is distinctively New York.