John Lobb steps up retail expansion worldwide
British luxury shoemaker John Lobb (owned by Hermès) is expanding its international retail presence with a focus on North America and China. In 2014, John Lobb will open a new store in Shanghai and its third U.S. mono-brand store in Houston TX. As for Europe, in 2014, the company plans to open a mono-brand store in Paris at the Charles de Gaulle Airport.
John Lobb’s present retail network inclused 15 directly operated stores and 7 concessions. In 2013, John Lobb opened directly operated stores in Tokyo and Shanghai, as well as a concession in Hong Kong.