31 May, 2012
Midtown Comics in New York City is proud to announce the opening of their comic book-themed mini-boutique at the legendary toy store FAO Schwarz on Fifth Avenue in New York City.
Midtown Comics will offer graphic novels, hard cover books, apparel, collectibles and more at the renowned NYC toy store. “We are very pleased to be invited to bring our brand to FAO Schwarz, and to share the excitement of the world of comics, graphic novels, and related collectibles with those who might not often come across them,” said Gerry Gladston, co-owner of Midtown Comics.
Since 1862, FAO Schwarz has been synonymous with quality and innovation, offering an unparalleled selection of one-of-a-kind toys that have enchanted generations and cultivated a loyal clientele. In 2012, the brand commemorates its 150th anniversary as one of the most cherished retailers in the country with a year-long celebration of its storied history. The famous FAO Schwarz flagship store in New York City, which attracts millions of visitors annually, is the only one of its kind in the world.
MIDTOWN COMICS opened its first store in 1997, and is now the industry’s leading retailer of comic books, graphic novels, and manga, with its online store as well as three landmark NYC locations in Times Square, Grand Central and Downtown. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and the Midtown blog! More information available online at: http://www.midtowncomics.com