Juicy Couture seeks worldwide expansion, but refrains from American openings | RetailDetail

Juicy Couture seeks worldwide expansion, but refrains from American openings

Juicy Couture seeks worldwide expansion, but refrains from American openings

American fashion brand Juicy Couture wants to expand to 335 stores worldwide in the next 5 years. It has plans to open stores in Azerbaijan for example, rather than reopening on its home market.

Steve Madden collaboration

Juicy Couture currently has 199 stores in 60 countries worldwide, and several outlets and shop-in-shops in larger department stores, but it aims to add new stores in eight countries, like South Africa and India. Over the course of 2015, it wants to open 31 stores and in total, 133 stores will be added to its retail park although it remains to be seen whether it will open new stores in America.

 

Authentic Brands Group acquired Juicy Couture in 2013 for 195 million dollars (180 million euro) and immediately closed every American store, except for three in New York. Its own stores have also just started selling shoes, developed in collaboration with the Steve Madden brand.

Questions or comments? Please feel free to contact the editors


Ahold Delhaize launches digital lab in the United States

22/05/2018

Ahold Delhaize’s American division will found a new company focused on digital innovation: Peapod Digital Labs will become a lab for new digital, eCommerce and personalization strategies. 

Carrefour forced to shut down hundreds of Dia stores

22/05/2018

Carrefour has not found a buyer for hundreds of its former Dia stores in France yet. That may force nearly 230 stores to shut down.

Carrefour and Tencent launch high-tech store in Shanghai

22/05/2018

The recently launched ‘Le Marché’ store formula, a first collaboration between Carrefour and Tencent, allows customers to pay with face recognition at unmanned checkouts.

Hoegaarden moves part of production to Vietnam and China

18/05/2018

Hoegaarden experiences strong growth in Asia, but is losing ground in Europe. That is why AB InBev will move part of the production to China and Vietnam: the brewery in Hoegaarden will lower cut its production days by 2 a week.

Holland & Barrett wants vegan stores

17/05/2018

British health chain Holland & Barrett (previously known in the Benelux as Essenza) plans to open completely vegan stores, a trend the chain needs to follow according to CEO Peter Aldis.

Nestlé on a diet: cuts back sugar, fat and salt levels

17/05/2018

Nestlé wants to lower its sugar, salt and fat levels to play into the global demand for healthier food.