Italian luxury brand Prada plans to substantially grow its Canadian operations over the next 12 months. It will significantly expand and renovate its ‘Mink Mile’ flagship in Toronto, as well as enlarge and replace several existing concessions. Prada will also open a second freestanding Canadian flagship in Vancouver later this year, spanning three floors.

Sources confirm that Prada’s Toronto Bloor Street flagship will substantially expand by adding a second level. Located at 131 Bloor Street West in The Colonnade, Prada’s Canadian flagship currently measures 5,890 square feet. The store will expand by taking space currently occupied by The Japan Foundation, which occupies almost 12,800 square feet on the complex’s second floor. The Japan Foundation will vacate The Colonnade for Prada’s Bloor Street expansion, which is expected to be completed in early 2016…. Read the rest of this article through our friends @Retail-Insider