Founded in 2017, the USA Luxury Shopping Consortium is an elite collection of shopping and dining destinations located in popular vacation cities throughout the USA including Honolulu, Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Scottsdale, Las Vegas, Houston, Atlanta and Washington DC. The centers not only offer a vast collection of designer boutiques, contemporary shops, signature restaurants and entertainment, they also cater to today’s fashionable domestic and international travelers by offering special amenities and experiences curated especially for luxury travelers. Recently, the Consortium added two new shopping destinations to their collection; The Mall at Millenia in Orlando, Florida and Madison Avenue BID (Business Improvement District) in New York City.
The Mall at Millenia in Orlando is the region’s premier luxury shopping destination. The center houses a world-class collection of outstanding designer boutiques including Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Prada, Gucci, Versace, Bulgari, Salvatore Ferragamo and more. The mall also features contemporary designers such as Kendra Scott, kate spade new york, Tory Burch and three signature department stores, Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdale’s and Macy’s. The Mall at Millenia offers a full-service concierge staff to assist luxury travelers with and array of special services and amenities. The center is located near several of Orlando’s arts and cultural venues and offers packages with nearby luxury hotels. For further information, visit www.themallatmillenia.com.
Madison Avenue, on the tony Upper East Side of Manhattan, is North America’s premier luxury district welcoming hundreds of thousands of visitors annually, from around the world, who are seeking the finest in NYC fashion, fine art and culinary experiences. Madison Avenue features Barneys New York and the flagship boutiques of renowned designers, including Alexander McQueen, Bottega Veneta, Calvin Klein, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Givenchy, Hermes, Prada, Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang and other iconic labels, as well as today’s contemporary brands such as Akris, Bally, Etro, kate spade, Jimmy Choo, Stella McCartney, Tory Burch and more. Madison Avenue is a high jewelry & watch destination featuring De Beers, Graff, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Panerai & Vacheron Constantin. The district also showcases a unique menu of celebrated restaurants, spas, salons, The Met Breuer Museum, over a hundred galleries and five internationally renowned luxury hotels. For further information, visit www.madisonavenuebid.org.
Madison Avenue offers an exclusive “Madison Avenue Luxury Shopping Experience” which is a private, bespoke, full day or half day tour of the district, tailored to a visitor’s personal tastes and interests with one of New York’s most experienced personal shoppers. The experience features door-to-door chauffeured car service, private shopping appointments and lunch. The package can be booked at www.shopamericatours.com.
“We are honored to add these two luxury shopping destinations to our portfolio” says Kathy Anderson, founder and director of the USA Luxury Shopping Consortium. “The majority of travelers include shopping as an activity during their travels throughout the US, yet want it to be a unique and memorable experience. The Consortium partners offer a variety of services for luxury travelers including language assistance and currency exchange, complimentary in-store refreshments, personal shopping, car service or valet parking, beauty services, package delivery to hotels, unique culinary experiences, gifts with purchase and more. Customized experiences are also created with advance notice.” For further information, visit www.usaluxuryshopping.com.
ABOUT THE USA LUXURY SHOPPING CONSORTIUM
The USA Luxury Shopping Consortium is comprised of 11 shopping and dining destinations located in 10 popular travel markets throughout the USA. The partners offer a distinctive collection of traditional and contemporary designer brands in addition to a menu of signature and chef-inspired restaurants. The retail destinations are distinguished by their offering of customized shopping, dining and hotel packages which focus on providing an array of unique services and amenities for luxury travelers. The USA Luxury Shopping Consortium properties are recognized as “Preferred Shopping Destinations” of the Virtuoso Travel Network.
2018 USA LUXURY SHOPPING CONSORTIUM PORTFOLIO
Ala Moana Center, Honolulu Hawaii www.alamoanacenter.com
Fashion Island, Newport Beach, California www.shopfashionisland.com
Fashion Show, Las Vegas, Nevada www.thefashionshow.com
Grand Canal Shoppes, Las Vegas, Nevada www.grandcanalshoppes.com
Madison Avenue, New York, New York, www.madisonavenuebid.org
Mall at Millenia, Orlando, Florida www.mallatmillenia.com
River Oaks District Houston, Texas www.riveroaksdistrict.com
Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica, California www.santamonicaplace.com
Scottsdale Fashion Square, Scottsdale, Arizona www.scottsdalefashionsquare.com
The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, Georgia www.theshopsbuckheadatlanta.com
Tysons Corner Center, Washington, DC www.tysonscornercenter.com