LOS ANGELES — Starting this spring, when international travelers arrive or depart from here they will have a new array of eating and shopping options to choose from at LAX’s Tom Bradley International Terminal.
As part of a $1.5 billion project to redevelop the languishing 28-year-old terminal, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, airport governing body Los Angeles World Airports and Westfield Group on Wednesday unveiled a lineup of 60 stores and restaurants that will cover 54,000 square feet at the terminal, including 28 that have never been in an airport before and 22 local names. Westfield is investing $80 million in the stores and restaurants, and estimated they will generate $98 million in annual sales.
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EXCLUSIVE: Sarah Rutson has been tapped to Build New American Fashion Group. The parent of Joie, Equipment and Current/Elliott hired the merchant to rev up its brands and expand its portfolio into designer, beauty and lifestyle categories. Read more on WWD.com, link in bio. #wwdfashion
Michael Kors' $1.3B Jimmy Choo deal has the company squaring off with Coach Inc. as both seek to build American powerhouses. Coach bought Stuart Weitzman in 2015 and Kate Spade just two weeks ago, but Michael Kors' acquisition may be putting pressure on its rival in the new push for scale. #wwdnews (📷: George Chinsee)
Meet actress Lucy Boynton, who plays opposite Naomi Watts in the recently released Netflix series "Gypsy." Boynton stopped by WWD to talk about her upcoming projects and her nomadic lifestyle. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @dandoperalski)