Retail in Asia


Moncler opens 500 sqm2 flagship store in Harbour City shopping mall

Moncler has announced the opening of its largest single-level flagship, a 500 sqm2 store located in the prestigious Harbour City shopping mall on Canton Road, Hong Kong.The store has been designed in collaboration with architecture studio Gilles & Boissier.

The store’s exterior is decorated in white Calacatta marble and burnished brass, in accordance with the interior design, and features two large shop windows, one facing onto Canton Road and the other on the shopping mall.

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The ceilings and furniture are accented in fine woods and beige leather, creating an intriguing contrast with the white Calacatta and Nero Marquina marbles used for the floors.

These fine materials contribute to creating a warm, sophisticated atmosphere inside the store, consistent with the label’s design codes and tradition.

The Hong Kong flagship will showcase all of Moncler’s men’s and women’s ready-to-wear collections and accessories lines, including Moncler Grenoble, Moncler Gamme Bleu, Moncler Gamme Rouge, Moncler Enfant and Moncler Lunettes (eyewear).

Moncler was founded in 1952 in Monestier-de-Clermont, France, and is now based in Italy, having been bought in 2003 by Italian businessman Remo Ruffini, the company’s current President and CEO.

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In 2016, Moncler generated a revenue of €1.040 billion, 86% of which came from outside Italy, with EBITDA of €355 million (34% of revenue) and a net income of €196 million. The group has more than 3,200 employees and sells in over 70 countries worldwide through a network of 190 monobrand stores.

(Source: Fashion Network)