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[18 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney Store Announces New Stores, Expands to Twelve Countries in 2012

Exciting events are on the horizon for the Disney Store, as the familiar retailer looks to a bright new future while celebrating its twenty fifth anniversary in 2012.
At the National Retail Federation’s “Big Show,” held yesterday in New York City, Disney Store announce that its interactive store design, first introduced in 2010, will be  in twelve countries by the end of 2012, as the retailer prepares to open its first Chinese store in Shanghai this fall.
“We take great pride in bringing the magic of Disney to families around the world …

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[10 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Store to Celebrate 25th Anniverary at D23 Expo, Offer Exclusive Merchandise and Special Events

We’re less than two weeks away now from the D23 Expo, and announcements of what each sector of the Walt Disney Company will be bringing to the event are still coming out. While we already learned what Disney Consumer Products has in store, Disney Store has most recently announced their special offerings at the Expo. Disney Store will be celebrating its 25th Anniversary at the Expo, and fans will be able to look forward to special and exclusive merchandise, special events, artist signings, and more.
Expo attendees will be able to …

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[2 Jun 2011 | One Comment | ]
Disney Store Debuts New Fragrance Collection

The launch of Disney Store’s new fragrance collection was announced today, with the first fragrance debuting in stores nationwide this month. The collection, developed in conjunction with renowned perfumers, fragrance houses, and designers, is inspired by classic Disney characters and stories.
“The power of fragrance is truly magical – it can evoke memories and convey dreams and aspirations. Disney’s rich heritage and most beloved characters also have that same allure,” says Jim Fielding, President of Disney Stores Worldwide. “With the launch of Disney Store’s own fragrance collection, we’re touching all of …

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[5 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Store Launches First Exclusive Designer Collection, ‘Kidada for Disney’

In collaboration with celebrity designer and Disney fan Kidada Jones, the Disney Store launched an exclusive designer collection: Kidada for Disney Store. The collection features apparel, jewelry, accessories and a limited edition Vinylmation figure, as well as Disney Princess -themed merchandise.
Jim Fielding, president of Disney Stores Worldwide, says:
With this classic collection, Kidada brings a unique and whimsical vision to the beloved Disney characters. Disney Store’s reinvention over the last two years has taken us to magical new heights and our collaboration with Kidada Jones is the first of many that …

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[7 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Disney Store Concept Wins the Bronze at 2011 Edison Awards

The Disney Store was honored with the Bronze Award in the New Retail Frontiers category at the 2011 Edison Best New Products Awards this week. The awards, named for Thomas Alva Edison, are given to innovative and creative companies who symbolize the qualities Edison personified:  persistence and excellence.
The award was presented to Disney Store for their brand new interactive store design that also delivers “the best 30 minutes of a child’s day,” and entertains millions of patrons around the world. In fact, Disney Store’s new design features engaging activities to excite children who visit …

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[17 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces Plans for the Next ‘Immersive Stores’

Can’t get to the theme park?  No worries.  Because Disney is bringing the theme park to you!
The company announced last week that it is going forward with plans to introduce more of its “immersive” stores in 2011.  Most of the new stores will be remodels of existing Disney retail locations.  But a few will be brand new – including locations for the first time ever in Minnesota’s Mall of America, as well the first Disney stores in Puerto Rico, Dublin, Ireland, and Copenhagen, Denmark.  Jim Fielding, Disney Store’s president, sees it …

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[15 Nov 2010 | 2 Comments | ]
Unlocking Imagination: A Look Inside at the Times Square Disney Store

Northeastern Disney fans, rejoice! There’s a new presence in Times Square, and it’s Mickey Mouse! As we previously reported, last week brought the return of a Disney store to New York City. Operated by the Disney Store (unlike the World of Disney store on 5th Avenue that closed down last year), this store takes the Disney Store’s new “Imagination Park” concept to a whole new level.
The experience of visiting the Times Square Disney Store doesn’t begin inside the store, but rather with it’s elaborate exterior. Featuring a facade made up …