International Luggage on Orchard Street Folds
Spring cleaning is presently underway on Orchard Street, sweeping away more merchants from the old guard from this onetime bargain district. That’s right, another vendor victim to report today – International Luggage at 131 Orchard. One less participant in the weekly pedestrian mall which is barely hanging on. A tradition soon to be usurped by the upscale. DayLife.
Now let’s take stock of the other similar losses in just the last few years. It’s a bloodbath. Note that most are between Rivington and Delancey:
February 2012: Elegant Woolen & Silk (174 Orchard)