NORTHBROOK, Ill. — Top 100 retailer Crate & Barrel is opening its first CB2 store in Michigan according to reports from the Detroit Free Press.
The store will be located at 100 N. Old Woodward Ave. in a former Panera Bread location in downtown Birmingham, a northern suburb of Detroit. The storefront is owned by the Boji Group.
In the same report, the Free Press noted that another furniture retailer, Serena & Lily, also is coming to downtown Birmingham and plans to open in the former Linda Dresner Boutique at 299 W. Maple.
Crate & Barrel ranks No. 13 in Furniture Today’s 2021 Top 100 with $1.318 billion in sales across 110 stores in 2020.
Thomas Lester is Retail Editor for Furniture Today and Digital/Managing Editor for Home Accents Today. A graduate of Emory & Henry College’s Mass Communications program, Lester spent a dozen years working for newspapers in Virginia and North Carolina covering an array of subjects, ranging from community news, government, education, ACC sports, professional baseball and more before joining Furniture Today in 2013. Reach out to me with your story ideas, tips and more at [email protected].