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  1. 7 Tips for Beating the Odds to License Your Idea For a New ToyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Core77 design blog

    ... industrial design at the Pratt Institute in the early '90s, Wachtel became a manager at the legendary toy store FAO Schwarz and never looked back. You'd be hard pressed to find someone with more insight: Wachtel has not only designed and invented ...

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  2. Melania Trump starts legal process against Daily Mail over 'defamatory statements'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | USA Today

    ... at the 64th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 15, 2007. In this photo released by FAO Schwarz, Donald Trump, Melania Trump and their son Barron, 2, attend the 17th annual Bunny Hop on March 11, 2008, in New York. Donald ...

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  3. Macy's names new chief marketing officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | New York Business.com

    ... closed one of its most recognizable flagships, in Times Square, earlier this year after the shuttering of its FAO Schwarz outpost. Net sales at the chain declined 4.5% in 2015 to $11.8 billion as the toy company strives for a turnaround. Sign up for ...

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  4. BC MikserRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Typographica

    ... al Type Foundry . He previously spent twenty years in New York making useful, attractive things for clients like FAO Schwarz, Citi, and HarperCollins.

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  5. City's retail real estate market weakens but outlook looks promising for some shopping corridorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | New York Business.com

    ... new space on Fifth Avenue and Under Armour's 53,000-square-foot lease at the site that formerly housed the FAO Schwarz toy store. Both sporting goods manufacturers previously had their New York City flagship stores in SoHo. "Places like SoHo and ...

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  6. Profit From An Inflexible Under Armour: Covered CallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Seeking Alpha

    ... line with the UA expectations to continue expanding sales, and the conference call included a new NYC store in FAO Schwarz on Fifth Avenue to further hype the brand awareness. All the numbers seemed great, and two SA contributors, Trent Welsh and No ...

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  7. Nike and Under Armour are facing unexpected headwinds - and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | Connecticut Post

    ... expansion. The company also has managed to foster an evangelical spirit, and it's opening up a new store where FAO Schwarz used to call home - one that will reportedly combine 'experiences' with traditional shopping. It's also going to be putting ...

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  8. Under Armour expands as athleisure popularity continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... front of more consumers and raise the brand's visibility.\ Under Armour will also be moving into the now-vacant FAO Schwarz store in New York City as early as 2018. The company likely hopes that setting up shop in such a well-known location will ...

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  9. Hear That, Nike? Adidas Ups Outlook For Fourth TimeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 28 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... basis," she wrote on July 19. Under Armour is looking to expand its presence, with plans to take over the old FAO Schwarz space in New... See the top funds in each major category, based on S&P 500-beating performance over the last 1, 3, 5 and 10 ...

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  10. Melania Trump's website deleted after questions raised about her degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | USA Today

    ... at the 64th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 15, 2007. In this photo released by FAO Schwarz, Donald Trump, Melania Trump and their son Barron, 2, attend the 17th annual Bunny Hop on March 11, 2008, in New York. Donald ...

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  11. The whole retail industry is panicking over Sports Authority's bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... run clubs, and Under Armour, which plans on opening a store that fuses experiences with traditional shopping in FAO Schwarz' former Manhattan home, thrive upon. Sports Authority's downfall comes at a time that other once-dominant retailers failed. ...

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    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Real Deal

    ... this week, the company announced that Under Armour will take over the retail space at the GM Building vacated by FAO Schwarz. About 17,000 square feet of retail space remains available at the storied property. The firm is also marketing two full ...

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  13. On Strong Sales, Under Armour In New Deal With Kohl'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | MediaPost

    ... stores. The company also told investors that it plans to take over the fabled retail space once occupied by FAO Schwarz, on Fifth Avenue near Central Park. Plank told investors the goal is "to build the greatest single retail store in the world," ...

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  14. Owen Thomas, Long Island City rental towers and David NeithercutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Real Deal

    ... this week, the company announced that Under Armour will take over the retail space at the GM Building vacated by FAO Schwarz. About 17,000 square feet of retail space remains available at the storied property. The firm is also marketing two full ...

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  15. Under Armour Is Officially Moving into the Old FAO Schwarz SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Racked

    The real tenant taking over the old FAO Schwarz space at 767 Fifth Avenue has finally stood up: Under Armour. Women's Wear Daily is reporting that the athletic apparel brand will use the 53,000-square-foot space to "create a unique retail environment" for its second store in New York City, following a Soho debut in 2014.

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  16. New Tenant is Nabbed for Former FAO Schwarz SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | GlobeSt.com

    ... at the General Motors building. NEW YORK CITY-Boston Properties has secured an anchor tenant for the former FAO Schwarz space. Sportswear concern Under Armour has inked a lease for a 53,000-square-foot store at the General Motors Building in ...

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  17. Under Armour eyes high-end outlets, overseas expansion after earnings disappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | MarketWatch

    ... call to announce that the company is taking over the 55,000-square-foot space vacated by the iconic toy store FAO Schwarz on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue. He also mentioned the company's move into California, which is being accomplished through ...

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  18. The Out Hotel will see a reboot after declining revenues :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | New York Post

    ... on all four sides with a higher asking rent: $60 per square foot. Nike has now officially lost out on the former FAO Schwarz space at 767 Fifth Ave. The CEO of Under Armour's confirmed our report, saying his company will be leasing the prominent ...

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  19. Under Armour's Upcoming NYC Store Set to Replace Former FAO Schwarz FlagshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Hypebeast.com

    Under Armour has announced that it will be moving into the former FAO Schwarz flagship on Fifth Avenue in New York City. UA CEO Kevin Plank divulged the information on a conference call with investors, saying that the company had plans to move into the 53,000-square-foot retail location as early as 2018.

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  20. Under Armour moving into iconic, expensive retail space on N.Y.C.'s Fifth AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | UPI

    ... hottest sportswear companies. Maryland-based Under Armour announced Tuesday it will move into the former FAO Schwarz space in the General Motors Building near New York City's Madison Avenue. Company founder and CEO Kevin Plank unveiled the move ...

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