Arc’teryx Opens New Retail Store in London New Arc’type store in Covent Garden is the first of its kind in Europe
NORTH VANCOUVER, Canada, September 1, 2021—Arc’teryx Equipment, the global design company specialising in technical high-performance apparel and equipment, continues its retail expansion in Europe with a new London store. The new Arc’type store in Covent Garden Long Acre will feature a rebranded micro-store concept, centred around 22 of the brand’s most renowned designs.
The latest store, which opens on September 1, joins six other Arc’teryx Arc’type stores globally alongside the Arc’teryx brand store in London, Piccadilly Circus.
“London is the perfect location for Europe’s first Arc’type store thanks to the city’s strong outdoor culture and pioneering design and fashion scene,” says Sven Radtke, General Manager EMEA, Arc’teryx.
“The smaller store concept carries a selection of the essential, tried and tested products Arc’teryx continues to be celebrated for. This shopping experience offers the most versatile products for all types of outdoor experiences and allows guests to see what items define Arc’teryx.”
The Arc’type store in Covent Garden will celebrate the launch with grand opening celebrations on September 4 and 5. Events include DJ and beatbox performances, giveaways, and much more. Follow @arcteryxUK for details and updates.
Notoriously innovative. Authentically Arc’teryx.
Arc’type is a showcase of Arc’teryx evolution, a celebration of the most iconic designs. Ranging as far back as the Alpha SV jacket, originally released in 1998, all the way to the C-Quence harness released in 2020, each product found under the Arc’type assortment is recognized for its functional versatility. Many Arc’type products have seen years of continual refinement and evolution, while remaining true to their original design and enduring purpose, like the beloved Atom LT and Cerium LT as well as the Therme & Patera Parkas.
Arc’teryx Covent Garden Technical Details:
● 137.5 square metres
● Second retail store in London
● First Arc’type store in Europe
● Address: 49 Long Acre, Covent Garden, WC2E 9LN