Australian furniture and design retailer Coco Republic has announced that it will be opening its first ever international boutique within Westfield Newmarket in mid-2019. With 1,000sqm of retail space, Coco Republic will have its very own L’Americano Espresso Bar to keep shoppers refuelled and refreshed as they peruse the extensive range of furniture and homewares. Alongside the mix of classic and contemporary furniture and homewares, the brand will also offer room styling services by design experts in a dedicated interior design studio for home renovations, decorating and refurnishing.
Coco Republic Director and co-owner, Anthony Spon-Smith said: “Expansion into New Zealand has been high on our agenda for several years. We are thrilled to have secured a world-class location at Westfield Newmarket for our first retail boutique, and look forward to combining the best of global furniture design with the best of New Zealand’s design talent to deliver breathtaking interiors for New Zealand customers.”
Scentre Group Director Leasing and Retail Solutions, and Director New Zealand Development, John Papagiannis comments: “We are thrilled to welcome one of the most sought-after Australian furniture and design brands, Coco Republic, to Westfield Newmarket and to New Zealand.
“What we’re delivering at Westfield Newmarket is world-class, bringing together the best local and international brands under one roof. Attracting a unique and sophisticated international brand, such as Coco Republic, to Westfield Newmarket is an example of the unparalleled fashion, luxury and design offering our customers can expect at Westfield Newmarket,” he said.
Coco Republic is a family owned and operated company with 40 years of expertise in home interiors and outdoor spaces, with quality and craftmanship at its core.
In what will be an exciting addition to Newmarket’s hospitality scene, L’Americano will transport guests to an indulgent life on the Italian Riviera, inspired by the classic film The Talented Mr Ripley, and will boast a casual yet modern Italian food and beverage menu.