NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Flying Tiger Copenhagen is expanding its footprint in the United States. The beloved Danish brand is set to open on New York City's Upper West Side on Saturday, August 13th. Located at 424 Columbus Avenue, the new store of nearly 2,000 square feet will be the brand's fourth location in the New York area. The store will be stocked with an assortment of fun, quirky and ever-changing Danish designed products that Flying Tiger Copenhagen has become known for.
The rapidly growing international retailer has over 650 locations in 28 countries. Xavier Vidal, CEO of Flying Tiger Copenhagen said, "The opening of our Upper West Side store is a key milestone in Flying Tiger Copenhagen's development. We have a solid strategy built on an unique and authentic concept that has allowed us to successfully open four New York stores in a very short time."
Søren Friis who is spearheading the expansion in North America said, "Danish design is immensely popular in the U.S. and Flying Tiger Copenhagen's strength is that we are able to offer products at surprisingly affordable prices. We want to inspire people to be creative, to try out new things and to enjoy themselves with the people they love."
The new Upper West Side store will officially open at 10AM on Saturday, August 13th. During the day, staff will offer complimentary Danish butter cookies and invite customers to enter a drawing competition where they can win a back-to-school kit.
About Flying Tiger Copenhagen:
Flying Tiger Copenhagen, a recent rebrand of Tiger, is a rapidly expanding chain of Danish stores offering a quirky, ever-changing selection of products at affordable prices. When visiting Flying Tiger Copenhagen, customers often fall in love with things they never knew they needed but now can't live without. Flying Tiger Copenhagen introduces up to 300 fun and useful new products every month. In 1995, Flying Tiger Copenhagen's founder Lennart Lajboschitz opened the first Tiger store in Copenhagen, where they're still headquartered. In 2015, Flying Tiger Copenhagen opened more than two new stores every week. There are currently 3,500+ people working in over 650 stores in 28 countries. For more information visit www.flyingtiger.com.
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