As if U.S. retail didn’t have enough battles to fight, now it has to contend with the luck of the Irish.
Dublin-based fast-fashion retailer Primark opened its first U.S. store in Boston’s Downtown Crossing this month. And more expansion is on the way.
Primark previously announced plans to open stores in King of Prussia mall, just outside of Philadelphia, in November and in New York’s Staten Island Mall in 2016 along with several others in Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Now, a New York Post report says the cheap-chic retailer is working on securing a location in Manhattan. The paper cited an anonymous source who said it’s eyeing locations that are similar to competitor H&M, though the trouble is finding a space big enough. …
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