Emporio Armani expands to Vienna, Jinan, Kuwait, Istanbul and Madrid
With the opening today of the first Emporio Armani mono-brand store in Austria, in the capital of Vienna (7, Tuchlauben St in the Goldenes Quartier), Emporio Armani is getting closer to its target of 300 mono-brand stores worlwide by the end of 2013. Upcoming store openings of Emporio Armani mono-brand stores include: Jinan (China), Kuwait and Istanbul (Baghdad Street)- all by the end of this year and Madrid during the first 6 months of 2013. The opening of the flagship store in Madrid, will be a strategic one, hence the size and location of the store. Earlier this year, Emporio Armani opened its flagship store in Paris, on Rue St Honore.
The Goldenes Quartier in Vienna (Vienna) has attracted several other luxury brands with future mono-brand store openings: Louis Vuitton, Brioni. Yves Saint Laurent, Prada and Miu Miu. The complex will also include A class offices, luxury residences and the luxurious Park Hyatt Hotel due to open 2014.