Samsung's largest Canadian experience store set to open as cornerstone of landmark Sherway Gardens relaunch

Jul 14, 2015

New retail storefront will showcase the latest Samsung technology, offer world class service and give Canadians hands on experience with brand‘s innovation

MISSISSAUGA, ON July 14, 2014 – Samsung Canada is ushering in the next evolution of retail at Sherway Gardens, providing GTA-based consumers with a complete Samsung experience at Samsung’s largest standalone experience store in Canada. The new Samsung brand store will offer shoppers a premium retail experience at one of Canada’s premier shopping destinations, complete with innovative design elements showcasing Samsung’s broad product range.

The new retail space will be unveiled as part of the grand opening of Sherway Gardens‘ $550-million North expansion and renovation, which brings an additional 210000 square feet of retail space to one of Canada’s premier shopping centres. Samsung’s Experience Store will be one of a handful of influential, premium brands to be showcased in the new wing of Sherway Gardens.  

Consumers will be able to engage with Samsung’s award winning line up of Galaxy mobile devices and tablets, as well as cutting edge consumer electronics. As well, the new retail location features an unprecedented Samsung Experience Zone, which will bring the brand to life by enabling customers to get up close and personal with the latest connected technologies and engaging content displayed on innovative Samsung devices.

“Samsung is one of the world’s most beloved brands, and with our new Samsung Store at Sherway Gardens, our technology and innovations will be displayed alongside a variety of high-end, premium retailers,“ said Paul Brannen, Executive Vice President, Mobile Solutions, Samsung Electronics Canada.

“We want consumers to be able to immerse themselves in the Samsung experience, creating environments where our customers can interact with the products in new ways, and put their hands on the latest Samsung innovations.“

The new 2535 square foot space marks Samsung’s first standalone retail outlet in Ontario and will showcase Samsung’s technology leadership, enabling consumers to experience firsthand the power and simplicity of the Samsung connected ecosystem.

"Cadillac Fairview and Sherway Gardens are driving the future of retail and we’re excited to share our beautifully renovated and expanded shopping centre with the first Ontario-based Samsung Experience Store,” said Andy Traynor, General Manager, Sherway Gardens.  "Given the momentum of the Samsung brand, coupled with our best in class property, our customers can expect an exceptional shopping experience.”  

As part of Samsung’s continued dedication to providing industry leading customer service, the new Samsung Store will feature a Samsung Service Centre with walk-in service support for variety of Samsung products, including one-hour repair service, as well as the option to purchase extended warranty sales and support and accessories from Samsung’s expertly trained product technicians.

This marks the fourth Samsung brand store in Canada, following the successful launches of retail outlets at Metrotown in Burnaby, B.C.; Richmond Centre in Richmond, B.C.; and West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, AB.

About Samsung Electronics Canada
Samsung Electronics Canada is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for young minded consumers everywhere through innovation, stylish design and premium experiences. Through relentless innovation and discovery, Samsung is transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. As a result, Samsung has become a true leader in the technology industry. In 2013, Samsung was ranked #8 in the Interbrand 100 Best Global Brands while the Canadian arm was named as one of Strategy Magazine’s 2013 Brands of the Year and Marketing Magazine’s 2012 Top 10 Marketers of the Year in Canada. Globally, Samsung employs 286000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion.
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