BoConcept Opening Dumbo Location on 12/22/06

BoConcept, the Danish-based retail furniture chain store will be opening their Dumbo Brooklyn store this Friday at 79 Front Street, in time for the last minute holiday shopper and before Dumbo’s ‘two towers‘ are ready for occupancy (Beacon Tower with 79 units and J Condo with 267 units) in 2007. BoConcept joins other furniture maker and stores in the area: Journey Home, West Elm, Susan Woods, Wonk, Baxter Liebchen, Prague Kolektiv, Freecell and Jonah Zuckerman of City Joinery.

Welcome to Dumbo, BoConcept!


 Photos courtesy of Caryn. (Thanks Caryn!)

BoConcept® DUMBO
79 Front Street
(Between Main & Washington Streets)
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Tel. +1 718 246 8188
Fax +1 718 246 8007
Email: dumbo@boconceptny.com

{www.boconcept.com}
See press release after the jump.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EUROPEAN FURNITURE STORE – - BOCONCEPT – - TO OPEN IN DUMBO ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22nd

BROOKLYN’S WATERFRONT COMMUNITY MORPHING INTO A SHOPPING DESTINATION

Brooklyn, NY- Two Trees Management Co. announces that BoConcept, a Danish-based retail furniture chain store located worldwide, will be opening in Brooklyn’s trendy DUMBO at 79 Front Street on Friday, December 22nd. BoConcept, known for unique home furnishings and other home décor items, has pinpointed the Brooklyn waterfront community as the perfect location for its first foray into Brooklyn.

BoConcept opened its first shop in Paris in 1993 and has grown to 170 stores located in 32 countries. Currently, three stores are open in Manhattan — in Chelsea, SoHo and Midtown locations.

“We’re thrilled to welcome BoConcept to DUMBO,” said Caroline Thebaud, Associate Director of Leasing for Two Trees Management Co. LLC., who, along with Jason Gerbsman of Welco Realty, represented Two Trees in the transaction. “The area has so many new residents, many of whom are furnishing new homes, and we expect the shop to be a magnet for them. BoConcept joins home furnishing stores –Journey Home, West Elm, Susan Woods, Wonk, Prague Kolektiv and Jonah Zuckerman — as well as clothing boutiques, bookstores and art galleries. With this influx of retail, we expect DUMBO to become a unique and popular shopping destination.”

6 Comment