On the Racked: Brooklkyn TJ's Gets a Sign, A Whole New Concept of Cute, Mega-Identity Theft, More Published at 10:01 AM EDT on Jul 29, 2009 And now the latest from Racked, covering shopping and retail from the sidewalks up.
1) The forever-anticipated Cobble Hill: at Atlantic Avenue & Court Street is drawing so near that the Trader Joe's signs have gone up marking it. Coming very, very soon. 2) The Times Square: Hello Kitty reboot is coming along, a month after the Sanrio store just off Times Square closed for a facelift. According to the signage, come fall we can expect " a whole new concept of cute." 3) Everywhere: Attention Forever 21 shoppers, you may be the victim of identity theft. Thieves stole a mindboggling 98,930 credit and debit card numbers. Impressive. 4) Murray Hill: National Jean is expanding from the monied Upper East Side to monied Murray Hill to sell their jeans.