|CHICAGO, IL (June 8, 2016) – LuxeHome, the world’s largest collection of premier boutiques for home building and renovation, is excited to announce that BSH Home Appliances will open its first BSH Experience & Design Center in the winter of 2016 on the first floor of the iconic Merchandise Mart in downtown Chicago. The BSH Experience & Design Center will feature the full BSH portfolio – Bosch, Thermador and Gaggenau, and join more than 35 premier LuxeHome boutiques anchoring over 1 million square feet of showroom space at the Merchandise Mart. This will be the third BSH Experience & Design Center to be opened in the United States.
“Chicago’s legacy in design and architecture makes LuxeHome and the Merchandise Mart the ideal destination for our newest Experience & Design Center,” said Christofer von Nagel, President and CEO at BSH Home Appliances. “We look forward to highlighting the finest in BSH innovation, along with an array of design solutions for the premium, luxury and elite luxury markets.”
Presenting immersive kitchen vignettes with the latest products from Bosch, Thermador and Gaggenau, the 7,400 square foot space will serve as an experiential destination for designers, architects, builders and homeowners to engage with the latest innovations in major home appliances including ranges, cooktops, ovens, refrigerators, dish washers and much more. Visitors will be able to interact with fully functional BSH home appliances that address the needs of virtually every kitchen and home. In addition, the BSH Experience & Design Center will play host to numerous events, hands-on cooking demonstrations, educational seminars and much more that will turn kitchen aspirations into reality.
“The BSH Experience & Design Center is a fantastic addition to LuxeHome in Chicago’s historic Merchandise Mart. Selecting Chicago as their third location in the United States further establishes LuxeHome as the best place to shop for appliances, kitchen, bath, and building products,” said Katherine Flaherty, Vice President, Vornado l Merchandise Mart. “The BSH portfolio – Bosch, Thermador and Gaggenau, is comprised of well-respected and revered brands that will inspire LuxeHome shoppers who seek superior quality, innovation and service. We are delighted to welcome them.”
LuxeHome offers discerning homeowners and trade professionals one-stop shopping convenience with access to the finest kitchen, bath, tile, lighting, cabinetry, appliances, countertops and much more. LuxeHome displays the widest selection of products to suit all upscale design styles, from modern European to classic American to traditional English. In addition to the extensive lineup of premier brands, each boutique offers knowledgeable designers who are available to assist with all phases of each design project. LuxeHome’s boutiques are open for shopping Monday through Saturday. For more information, visit www.luxehome.com. Follow LuxeHome on Facebook, Houzz, Instagram and Twitter.
Vornado Realty Trust, owner of the Merchandise Mart, based in New York City, is a fully integrated equity real estate investment trust. Vornado’s common shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange and are traded under the symbol VNO. www.vno.com
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