NEW RETAILERS ROUNDUP
High-end retailers are flocking to Chicago, with the highly anticipated opening of Versace, La Perla, Rebecca Minkoff and Christian Dior – the brand’s first Chicago boutique – in the Gold Coast neighborhood. Meanwhile, on The Magnificent Mile, Under Armour opened a 30,000-square-foot store, the largest storefront the company has ever opened.
Learn more about the new Gold Coast retailers and the Under Armour store on The Magnificent Mile.
FRONTIER AIRLINES INTRODUCES NEW FLIGHTS FROM O’HARE
This month, Frontier Airlines will add four new nonstop service routes between Chicago (ORD) and Austin, Texas (AUS), San Francisco (SFO), Los Angeles (LAX) and Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina (RDU).
Learn more about the new Frontier routes.
VICEROY HOTEL GROUP TO OPEN FIRST CHICAGO PROPERTY
Viceroy Hotel Group has announced its plans for a new property – the hospitality group's first Chicago property – an 18-story hotel on State Street, slated to open 2017.
Learn more about the plans.
INTERCONTINENTAL CHICAGO COMPLETES RENOVATED EXECUTIVE TOWER
InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile debuted the completed its $13 million renovation of the Historic Tower, now renamed Executive Tower, located on Michigan Avenue. The fresh interiors feature a modern palette of whites, grays and jewel tones, and luxury details such as marble-topped nightstands and high-end wallpaper complete the sophisticated aesthetic.
Learn more about the renovations.