It will open in October.
New York-based eyewear maker Moscot plans to open an optical shop in New York's Chelsea Market in October.
"While MOSCOT is now a globally recognized brand, we are at our heart, a New York Cityneighborhood optical shop," said fourth-generation owner Dr. Harvey Moscot. "Our city culture is at the core of our brand, which is why Chelsea Market is such an exciting endeavor for us. We're excited to align with one of the most respected and sought out destinations in our city - a market that epitomizes the NYC experience both for those who are visiting and those who live here."
The shop will be consist of 1000 square feet and will be the brand's fourth location in Manhattan.
The 102-year-old Moscot will join Chelsea Market's unique set of merchants, which together attract over 6 million national and international visitors each year.
"With the addition of MOSCOT to Chelsea Market, we're furthering our commitment to keeping the Market dynamic and community focused," said Michael Phillips, principal and president of Jamestown, which owns Chelsea Market. "MOSCOT is a positive addition, bringing a New Yorkheritage brand at the cutting edge on retail innovation to our community."