Time Out Melbourne gives you the fast facts on the mega mall set to open early 2014…
Number of stores: 225
Number of levels: Eight
Cost: $1.16 billion
Total retail area: 46,175 square metres
What’s in it: We already know that Japanese brands Muji and UNIQLO will be opening their flagship Australian stores, alongside other international brands including Max Mara, Paul Smith, Topshop, Coach, Salvatore Ferragamo and Mulberry. Local designers will also be setting up shop, with Scanlan & Theodore, sass & bide, Zimmermann, Oroton, Marcs and Saba all confirmed. And if all that shopping makes you hungry, you’ll be please to know there’s a 1,100 seat food court, too.
Emporium Melbourne Store, 269-321 Lonsdale St, Melbourne