New Retailers Coming To Manhasset


DSWManhassetThe color of the facade is not the only thing changing about 1400 Northern Blvd. The building’s exterior has been painted to a mustard color and is scheduled to open in the upcoming spring. Originally, it was reported the high end discounter Nordstrom’s Rack would be the only tenant in the building. but according to various reports from the Town of North Hempstead as well as the Greater Council of Manhasset Civic Associations, the lower level of the retail space will be occupied by DSW – Designer Shoe Warehouse.

DSW is part of Affliated Business Group located in Desoto,Texas. According to a published report, “ABG’s partnership provides footwear expertise and consistently generates incremental profitability. By providing great fashion footwear assortments, our shoe departments are evolving into a true destination business. ABG talented team, seamless approach and dedicated focus, delivers the footwear our customers desire and and expect.” Client Executive.

As of May 18, 2013, DSW operates 377 stores in 42 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, as well as 348 leased departments for other retailers in the United States under the Affliated Business Group.

The retailers have filed a petition with the Town of North Hempstead regarding signage on the building which was rejected and now have to present to the Business and Zoning Board a variance.

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Elizabeth Johnson is former editor of Manhasset Press and Manhasset Press Magazine. Growing up in nearby Garden City and attending New York University, she is well-versed in the locale and knowledgeable about the beat she covers. Her community involvement is extensive and includes the Manhasset SCA, Kiwanis International, Manhasset Chamber of Commerce, St. Mary’s Church, and various civic and local charitable organizations. Curious by nature, her travels, community service, love of the arts as well as local sports give her the inside view to unique content. During her time at Anton, she has received several awards from the New York Press Association and the Press Club of LI, including the coveted "Best Community Newspaper" several years in a row.


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