Happy One Year Anniversary Rebecca Minkoff

Did you know that its already been a year since retail flagship Rebecca Minkoff opened {November 12, 2015} in Soho?  The flagship located at 96 Greene Street is known for its cutting-edge technology, offers touch screens in-store to purchase.  There is also a video wall. Rebecca Minkoff is frequently used in conversation during our Soho […]

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One Year Review – Soho Retail Network!

A year ago, November 10, 2014, was my first retail manager event, at 38 Greene Street!  It all started when Seth Arluke, then North American Retail Director for Fjallraven told me that I can add value to retailers in the area by connecting them through meaningful events and meet-ups. Over the past year, I have hosted […]

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Pre-Holiday Retail Manager Breakfast Re-Cap At Bare Minerals!

Last Friday, November 6, Bare Minerals Shade Shop (118 Prince) hosted our latest retail manager breakfast:   The presentation (by the fabulous Hunter Thomas) focused on the upcoming holiday season and sales forecasts. We learned that Thanksgiving parades all over the United States had their origins from the major department stores in the mid 1900s […]

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More Athletic Wear Comes To Soho For The Holidays: Rhone and Alala At 292 Lafayette

Two new athletic wear companies are popping up for the holidays at 292 Lafayette:  Rhone (menswear) and Alala (womenswear).  Both brands are found in department stores like Nordstrom and boutique athletic retailers including Bandier. I am quite familiar with the building since I worked a listing a few months ago (a renovated 1,500 square foot […]

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What Google’s Decision Not To Move To Soho Means For Retail & Greene Street

A Crain’s New York article popped up on my newsfeed two days ago about the Google decision to not open its retail flagship in Soho.  Google was planning to open up its first retail flagship around the corner from the Soho Apple store at 131 Greene Street.  The leased was signed {in a Fortune article} during […]

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Sonos Is Coming To SoHo!

While its been known for a while, Sonos is currently renovating their first ever flagship at 101 Greene Street. Sonos is a smart system of HiFi wireless speakers and audio components. It unites your digital music collection in one app that you control from any device.   Their store is going to be pretty massive […]

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Instant Refresh – LF Stores Is Having Their Semi-Annual Sale

One of my first blog posts was about the LF Stores semi-annual sale.  Two years later…Soho Strut has grown and LF Stores is still having their sale!   LF Stores is located on Spring Street between Wooster and West Broadway.  While their sales are a little intimidating (piles and piles of shirts, dresses, pants) it can […]

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Rumor Has It: Versace SoHo Is Moving To Greene And Broome

Currently residing at 160 Mercer Street (east side between Prince and Houston), Versace is rumored to ink a deal for a new lease on Broome and Greene Street!  The exact location is 75 Greene Street!  Their current store was completely renovated and was featured in Harpers Bazaar not too long ago…   While it is […]

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Lookout For These 5 Retail Flagships Opening Soon In SoHo!

After Athleta announced its opening on Wednesday, I started to think about all the retail stores that are about to launch!  This includes: Ray Ban, Nespresso, Sonos, and Arc’teryx. Wooster Street has had its fair share of change this year when Barney’s pulled out, Patagonia moved down to Greene Street and Piperlime Closed… Wooster street […]

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Social Media Strategy Breakfast at Lolë Re-Cap

I don’t know if most of you know, but I host events for retail managers here in SoHo!  This morning, 30 retail managers met for breakfast at Lolë in SoHo for three presentations by social media strategists! Breakfast included muffins and yogurt parfait station provided by Lolë as well as Lulitonix juice and Nespresso coffee! Our first […]

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Announcing: The SoHo Luxury Retail Network

Soho Strut is launching the SoHo Luxury Retail Network! Similar to the Rodeo Drive Committee in Beverly Hills, SoHo luxury retail teams can meet with each other, talk with each other, and create meaningful relationships in the neighborhood. Join us at Chefs Club by Food & Wine serving inventive recipes from Food & Wine’s Best New Chefs! […]

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SoHo Smoothie Social Re-Cap @ Drive495!

Last Thursday, Soho Strut hosted retail managers at DRIVE 495 for Thirsty Thursday: Soho Smoothie Social The networking event was focused on wellness and started with a healthy smoothie and presentations from Drive495’s holistic nutrition and fitness experts Steve Macari and Ashleigh Kast.  Read tips from Steve and Ashleigh!   Steve is a NYC based C.H.E.K. certified […]

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Since When Do SoHo Retailers Shut Their Doors For Inventory Counts?

I used to be an external auditor at KPMG, and was the only person {that I know of} who loved retail inventory counts.  During my year and a half, I performed inventory counts at:  Madewell (SoHo), Adidas (SoHo), Equinox (Upper East), DCH Toyota (NJ), and Zara USA. One of the lessons you learn about inventory counts […]

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Lisa Perry Replaced Marisa Perry…Are They Related?

While walking to Starbucks this morning, I noticed the Lisa Perry pop-up shop on West Broadway…the Architectural Digest noticed as well! Lisa Perry is a fashion designer who started in October 2006 from her loft on West Broadway.  She originally made custom dresses for friends and acquaintances and she has now created a complete women’s clothing […]

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SoHo Kicks Tommy Hilfiger Out!

There are certain stores along the Broadway corridor that I wonder how they still exist.  I never see anyone (not even tourists) shopping! The latest retailer to shut its doors is Tommy Hilfiger: While Tommy Hilfiger is an ‘American fashion designer’, the brand was founded in Canada and focuses their current marketing efforts in England, […]

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