Gap set to open in Israel


JERUSALEM (JTA)  — Gap will open its first store in Israel.

The Gap clothing retailer will open in Monday in Jerusalem at the Mamilla Avenue, a corridor of high-end retail shops running from the Jaffa Gate of the Old City to King David Street.

Gap founders Doris and Donald Fisher, who are Jewish, may attend the opening, Ynet reported.

A second store is set to open in February 2010 in Herzliya.

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