Giorgio Armani is pleased to announce the opening of an Emporio Armani store in Zagreb. Located in Frana Petric 5 in Zagreb, Croatia, the new retail space covers over 338 square metres on two floor with 4 windows.
Much more than a fashion boutique, the new store embodies Giorgio Armani’s vision of the urban cosmopolitan spirit that Emporio Armani represents. The store offers the complete Emporio Armani lifestyle collection for men and women including formal wear, casual wear, accessories, watches, eyewear, and jewellery collections.
Giorgio Armani, together with a team of in-house architects, designed the new store following the image of the recently opened Emporio Armani stores in London – Brompton road, Seoul – Korea, Bangkok – Suvarnabhumi Airport, Thailand, Taipei – Taiwan, Milano – Malpensa Airport and Baku – Azerbaijan.
the walls feature black glass which contrast with walls in shiny marmorino. the ceiling features shining stainless steel panels. The flooring is made of black glossy ceramic while a titanium fabric underlines the accessories areas. Minimal displays in black glass finalize the environment. The external windows, framed by black glass, feature one large screen projecting the Spring / Summer 2007collections and 3 big backlit images.
The overall impression is of modernity mixed with the essence of emporio armani in an unexpected and elegant way to create the perfect surrounding for the products.
Giorgio Armani said, “The store opening in Croatia demonstrates our commitment to Eastern Europe as a region offering significant growth potential for the Armani Group in the coming years. ”
The Armani Group is one of the leading fashion and luxury goods groups in the world today with 4,900 direct employees and 13 factories. It designs, manufactures, distributes and retails fashion and lifestyle products including apparel, accessories, eyewear, watches, jewellery, home furnishings, fragrances and cosmetics under a range of brand names: Giorgio Armani Privé, Giorgio Armani, Armani Collezioni, Emporio Armani, AJ | Armani Jeans, A/X Armani Exchange, Armani Junior, Armani Baby and Armani Casa. The Group’s exclusive retail network currently comprises: 73 Giorgio Armani boutiques, 12 Armani Collezioni stores, 140 Emporio Armani stores, 115 A/X Armani Exchange stores, 18 AJ | Armani Jeans stores, 7 Armani Junior stores, 1 Giorgio Armani Accessori, 1 Emporio Armani Accessori store and 25 Armani Casa stores in 46 countries. The Armani Group has also announced its intention to open a unique collection of luxury hotels and resorts in the world’s most important cities and destinations.
For further information please contact: Amee Boyle / Mario Zaccardi
Giorgio Armani SpA
Tel: +39 02 723181
Fax: +39 02 72318450