Tiffany & Co. To Open On Covent Garden’s James Street
Capital & Counties Properties PLC (‘Capco’) is delighted to announce that luxury jewellery brand Tiffany & Co. has agreed terms to open a flagship store on Covent Garden’s James Street.
The Covent Garden launch will showcase a new concept for Tiffany & Co., with the store offering not only their iconic designs but also an innovative and distinctive retail experience which encourages interaction and self-expression. The store will be designed in the Tiffany style with a contemporary and unique look, incorporating the trademark Tiffany Blue®, a #MakeItTiffany personalisation bar, and a Tiffany fragrance ‘vending machine’.
The new Tiffany & Co. store will complement Covent Garden’s growing luxury retail and dining offer, joining the likes of Chanel, Tom Ford, Mulberry, Bucherer, Rolex, The Shop at Bluebird and the recently-opened Petersham Nurseries lifestyle emporium and restaurants.
Michelle McGrath, Director of Capco Covent Garden, commented: “We are delighted that Tiffany & Co has chosen Covent Garden to open their new store, adding to the offer of luxury and contemporary, global and British brands on the estate. Our consumers are seeking differentiated experiences, which is core to our vision for the district, and Tiffany’s ‘Style Studio’ is a leading example”
Barratt West, vice president and managing director of Tiffany & Co. UK and Ireland commented: “Covent Garden is an exciting area and a growing luxury marketplace with a vibrant cultural scene. We are delighted to be opening this new store, bringing even more diversity and innovation to Tiffany’s successful presence in the UK”
Catherine Riccomini, Head of Marketing
About Capco Covent Garden:
Covent Garden is a leading retail and dining destination and is one of the most vibrant estates in the heart of central London. The area is now home to a wide variety of British, global and independent brands including Chanel, Petersham Nurseries, Tom Ford, Balthazar and Frenchie, with upcoming openings from RedFarm, SushiSamba and Mariage Freres.
Capital & Counties Properties PLC ('Capco') is responsible for the management of over 1.1 million sq. ft. of space at Covent Garden valued at £2.5 billion (as at 31 December 2017). Under Capco’s stewardship, Covent Garden has been transformed into a world-class destination, welcoming over 40 million customer visits a year and 140 new brands since 2006.
About Capital & Counties Properties PLC (Capco):
Capital & Counties Properties PLC is one of the largest investment and development property companies that specialises in central London real estate and is a constituent of the FTSE-250 Index. Capco's landmark London estates at Covent Garden and Earls Court were valued at £3.5 billion as at 31 December 2017 (Group share). The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
About Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany & Co. is a global manufacturer and retailer of jewellery and luxury accessories which was founded in New York in 1837. Since its beginnings in 1837, Tiffany has flourished and spread worldwide, now operating more than 300 Tiffany & Co. stores in more than 20 countries. Its first London store was established in 1986 and has since launched 12 stores across the UK. Tiffany is now considered the world’s premier jeweller and America’s house of design.