03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Barneys In Brooklyn? Department Store Looks To Open Cobble Hill Location

Trendy upscale department store Barneys New York is planning to open its first-ever location in Brooklyn, according to sources close to the situation. The retailer is canvassing the market in the hope of opening a Barneys Co-Op in Cobble Hill, despite the still treacherous retail climate and the precarious condition of its Dubai-based owner, Istithmar World.

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