Luxury and fine art broker Sotheby’s has opened the doors of its new official permanent retail store in New York City. Located within the lower levels of Sotheby’s very own galleries, The Emporium is expected to be the latest expansion of the growing Buy Now online marketplace.
This unique marketplace which introduces hybrid e-commerce and tangible experience is accessible to its shoppers 24 hours in the day, with over 5,000 authenticated luxury items at their disposal, including collectible cars, sneakers, watches, designer handbags, fine jewels, art, and many more.
“Over the past year we’ve seen enormous growth and transformation within the luxury landscape, as evidenced by the success of online auctions and the response to our Buy Now e-commerce platform. Our newest retail venture in New York, The Emporium, presents a rich assortment of luxury lifestyle goods and fine art that clients can enjoy in person every day and buy instantly,” Sotheby’s Head of Global Luxury Division said on the night of the opening.