Abu Dhabi, May 2014: LC Waikiki, Turkeys leading fashion chain, has opened its first store in the UAE. The retail chain, specializing in clothes and accessories for men, women and children of all ages, has opened its doors at Al Wahda Mall, Abu Dhabi in partnership with the Dubai based retail conglomerate Apparel Group.
Originating from France and fostered in Turkey, LC Waikiki is a Turkish multi-cultural fashion brand with global appeal. The brand currently has outlets across countries such as Romania, Egypt, Bulgaria, Morocco, Poland and Russia, to name a few.
LC Waikiki’s growing distribution and market coverage is accompanied by a distinctive strategy – to provide high-quality clothes at great value.
With a modern approach to retailing, LC Waikiki offers a dynamic range of accessible yet stylish clothing to suit different styles and tastes.
LC Waikiki also offers a range of home grown brands such as XSIDE, which caters to the young, trendy, and youthful segment of their market. XSIDE represents accessible street fashion and appeals to young men and women who opt for clothing and accessories that are both on-trend and comfortable.
LWC Teen, another sub-brand under the LC Waikiki label, targets kids within the age group of 9-16 years. Designed with comfort in mind this range is inspired by the season’s current trends, colors and cuts.
LC Waikiki Kids’ offer a variety of clothes and accessories for kids aged 2-9 years and the LC Waikiki Baby range includes fun and colorful collections for babies aged 0-36 months.
The Turkish brand places great emphasis on customer satisfaction and strives to serve each of their customer segments with unparalleled levels of service.
“As LC Waikiki, we are proud to enter the UAE Market, with Apparel Group. LC Waikiki, a leading fashion brand of Turkey; is becoming much more international by adding new countries to its operations. Currently we are operating in 20 countries with very promising results. Entering UAE market is an important milestone for us. If we call the World “a store”, U.A.E would be the “shopwindow”, said, Yenal Gökyıldırım, International Retail Managing Director of LC Waikiki.
LC Waikiki now has more than 450 stores in countries around the world and is looking to expand within the Middle Eastern region namely the UAE.
About LC Waikiki
LC Waikiki, which was born in 1985, was bought by today’s LC Waikiki Retail Company in 1997. By setting an example for a considerable number of brand marks with its sound conception of collections and merchandizing, LC Waikiki, the address of the attainable fashion, has been continuing its development and growth adventure as a Turkish brand mark under the roof of “LC Waikiki Retail Company ” for 16 years.