|CORPORATE PRESS RELEASE - 2007|
ARMANI GROUP OPENS AN EMPORIO ARMANI STORE IN BUENOS AIRES - EZEIZA AIRPORT
The Armani Group is pleased to announce the opening of an emporio armani store in Ezeiza Airport, Buenos Aires. The retail space covers over 70 square metres on one floor.
Much more than a fashion boutique, the new store design embodies giorgio armani’ s vision of the modern, casual lifestyle that Emporio Armani represents. The store offers the complete Emporio Armani lifestyle collection for men and women including formal and casual wear, sportswear, leather accessories, watches, eyewear, and jewellery collections.
Ezeiza airport is one of the key locations included in the Armani group’s ongoing “ Fast-track “ expansion programme in the duty free and travel retail marketplace.
With five freestanding Emporio Armani stores opened in the last two years at Rome’s Fiumicino airport, Zurich’s international airport, London - Heathrow – T3, guam’s Tumon Bay Gallery and in Tokyo’s Narita Airport – Terminal 1, the Armani group’s program of openings is now well underway.
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: 71 Giorgio Armani boutiques, 12 Armani Collezioni stores, 124 Emporio Armani stores, 105 A/X Armani Exchange stores, 17 AJ | Armani Jeans stores, 6 Armani Junior stores, 1 Giorgio Armani Accessori, 1 Emporio Armani Accessori store and 21 Armani Casa stores in 40 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.