Destination Maternity Opens First Store in Canada
January 10, 2013
Philadelphia-based Destination Maternity Corp. has opened its first Destination Maternity store in Canada. Located in Calgary, Alberta, at the Kingsland Village retail development, the new store will carry A Pea in the Pod maternity apparel, marking the first time the luxury maternity collection will be available in Canada, and Motherhood Maternity branded apparel, which is already available at Motherhood Maternity stores throughout Canada. The approximately 3,300-sq.-ft. space also will house a relaxation area, complete with plush chairs and a flatscreen TV, along with a play area for children. In the United States and Canada, Destination Maternity operates 1,887 retail locations, including 621 standalone stores under the banners Motherhood Maternity, A Pea in the Pod and Destination Maternity. The company also operates 137 international franchised locations.