Domestic Dry Goods Company is a new retail concept created and headed by Erin Hinchey, a retail specialist, artist and avid, award winning gardener. Domestic Dry Goods is a retail establishment reminiscent of old-fashioned mercantile stores that provided excellent customer service and high-quality goods that are made in America. We will sell products for the Home & Garden, as well as one of a kind gifts for everyone and every budget....Click Here to Read More
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Lower Hudson shops embrace U.S.-made products
Domestic Dry Goods at Rye Ridge joins patriotic wave
Written by Barbara Livingston Nackman for LoHud.com
RYE BROOK — The nearly 6-month-old store Domestic Dry Goods Co., in the updated Rye Ridge Shopping Center, is more than a new attractive retail spot selling home accessories and gifts.
The store sells only American-made products, part of a patriotic emphasis and also to showcase superior-quality products made in the U.S. It is part of a growing movement as retailers seek to differentiate themselves from big-box retailers that rely on inexpensive foreign-produced merchandise.
“I am in a lot of stores and I kept asking, ‘Why would anyone want to buy inferior products and something made from China, for example, when they can get a quality product made in America?’ ” said Erin Hinchey, owner and founder of Domestic Dry Goods.
She is also the leasing agent of the Rye Ridge mall off Bowman Avenue for Win Properties. After seven years she has learned a lot about retail operations and why stores catch on and last.
“We needed a home store in the center and I love home products so it seemed like a perfect mix,” she said, pointing out soy candles without chemicals, wine soaps made in California’s Napa Valley and custom-designed pillows made with punchy graphics on really soft, huggable fabrics. Continue reading
5 cool local boutiques: Places to find clever – and personal – gifts
Written by Megan McCaffrey for lohud.com
Everyone’s got one: That person on your holiday list who leaves you completely stumped. Sometimes it’s a niece or nephew, a coworker or even a tricky spouse.
These local shops are full of clever gifts, and not the kind featured in a major online retailer’s flashy gift guide. For something personal (maybe even personalized) that also lets them know you put forth a little extra effort to buy something unique, shop local.
The perfect gift is closer than you think.
Domestic Dry Goods Co., Rye Brook
A collection of American-made gifts, with an emphasis on garden and gourmet items. We like the selection of holiday greenery, like fresh wreaths, holiday terrariums for centerpieces and hard-to-find poinsettia plants. For kids, there are personalized garden kits, blocks and more. And for an added bonus, all personalizing and gift wrap are complimentary. Located in the Plaza Building in the Rye Ridge Shopping Center.
Go: Domestic Dry Goods Co., 14 Rye Ridge Plaza, Rye Brook, 914-481-4822, domesticdrygoodscompany.com. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily.
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Address // Rye Ridge Plaza, Rye Brook, NY (Behind the Rye Ridge Shopping Center)