Williams-Sonoma Marks Grand Opening of Four Australian Stores
May 1, 2013,
SAN FRANCISCO-Williams-Sonoma, Inc. celebrated the opening of four stores in the Bondi Junction suburb of Sydney, Australia today.
Today the company also launched fully transactional websites with in-country shipping for all four of its brands: williams-sonoma.com.au, potterybarn.com.au, potterybarnkids.com.au and westelm.com.au. In addition, catalogs for each of the brands, created specifically for Australian shoppers, will arrive on doorsteps of Sydney-area residents this week.
As previously reported, the four stores are the first retail locations outside of North America to be owned and operated by Williams-Sonoma, Inc. as part of its overall global expansion strategy.