Takashimaya is upping its watch game. The Japanese department store retailer is preparing to open a 8,600-square-foot store dedicated exclusively to watches on Oct. 7. Called Takashimaya Watch Maison, the boutique will be located kitty corner from Takashimaya’s flagship in the Nihonbashi district of Tokyo.
The new store is the first in a series of initiatives by Takashimaya that will increase its sales floor area in the Nihonbashi area from about 538,200 square feet to about 667,350 square feet by the spring of 2019.
Takashimaya Watch Maison will sell products by over 80 brands, including Giorgio Armani, Omega, Seiko, Montblanc, Tag Heuer, Harry Winston and Piaget.