Abu Dhabi, October 5th, 2012: Kenneth Cole New York celebrated the opening of its 3rd store in the UAE, on October 5th, 2012 entering into the Abu Dhabi once again with the newest store in the Abu Dhabi Mall.
The American Designer brand's latest outlet is a flagship store and a testament to Kenneth Cole's commitment in the GCC. The new store opening comes before the launch of the latest fall line where Kenneth Cole delivers to the region a new, bold ‘New-York street lifestyle collection'. The new outlet is part of a greater expansion plan for Abu Dhabi, Kuwait and Dubai for Kenneth Cole to offer clients a New-York lifestyle in the GCC.
“Kenneth Cole Collection speaks to the modern customer and the way we dress today,” says Cole. “It's less about head-to-toe looks, and more about the way we style impact pieces with basics to create the ultimate urban wardrobe. Over time, Kenneth Cole Collection will continue to elevate the directional, pinnacle styles of each season.”
Spread over 2400 sq.ft, the new outlet from retail giant Apparel Group includes a unique space for Kenneth Cole's chart-topping New-York styles for both men and women looking to embrace the urban glamour of New-York City. Combining new impact pieces from the fall line with Kenneth Cole basics, the variety of styles gives shoppers in Abu Dhabi a gateway to New-York life.
Apparel Group is a global fashion and lifestyle retail conglomerate residing at the crossroads of the modern economy – Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Today, the Group caters to thousands of eager shoppers through its more than 700 stores, employing 5,500 multicultural staff covering four continents.
Apparel Group's mercurial growth in the last 10 years has been achieved through the acquisition of a host of world class fashion labels from around the world like Nine West, Tommy Hilfiger, Inglot and Aldo, to name a few. Other key brands include Tim Hortons, Freedom Furniture and Cold Stone Creamery.
The Dubai-based multi-retail conglomerate that began with just one brand in 1996, operating more than 700 stores, is now aiming to have 1000 stores by 2014. Apparel group has carved its strong presence not only in the UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, and Saudi Arabia but opened thriving gateways to market in India, Poland, Singapore, Jordan, Russia, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia. Additionally, clear strategies are in place to enter emerging markets such as Czech Republic, Hungary, Pakistan, Egypt and Philippines.
Apparel believes in turning dreams in to reality and we give everyone, our customers, our stakeholders and our employees, an equal opportunity to do so.