Tory Burch’s European store
Paris is the place to be at the moment, especially if you are a fan of Tory Burch. Yes! The American designer is expanding her empire to Europe, specifically Paris. Tory Burch was in Paris on Thursday March 27th to get her newest project ready for its April 1st opening, in the Galleries Lafayette. The 300-square-foot shop-in-shop at the landmark department, there has also been construction on a 4,000 square-foot Paris flagship seven- story building 412 Rue Saint-Honore which is on the course to open in early 2015.
With this European venture, Tory Burch has said that she hopes that Europe makes up 20 percent of her business and is in the process of scouting for boutique locations in Milan, Zurich, Frankfurt and Cannes, France. Her company now generates about 80 percent revenues in the U.S. she also has flagships in London, Rome, and Istanbul. This launch is one of many big steps for the designer and will be making her an even bigger household name in the fashion industry.