Latest luxury openings in Spain
After Barcelona and Valencia, both opened 2011, Chopard expanded in Spain with its third mono-brand in the capital of Madrid. The mono-brand boutique of Chopard opened in December 2011 and an inaugural event was organized in January this year.
Durán, one of Rolex’s distributors in Spain inaugurated at the end of November last year the first Rolex mono-brand boutique in Valencia, in the city’s ‚’Milla de Oro’’ street (Golden Street). The 130 sqm Rolex boutique in Valencia features a wide selection of Rolex’s collection. The Oyster Perpetual, Rolex’s latest international success is available subject to a waiting list in Valencia. Duran also operates Joyeria Duran, one of the leading luxury watches and jewellery stores in the Spanish capital of Madrid (Calle Goya) carrying watch brands such as Vacheron Constantin, Rolex, Bvlgari, Patek Philippe, Hublot, Ulysse Nardin and jewellery brands such as
Contemporary luxury boutique hotel Primero Primera in Barcelona reopened this month after a comprehensive renovation last year. The family owned and run hotel is housed in a 1959 building and has 33 generously sized luxury rooms.
The Perfumery inaugurated in December 2011 its second concept boutique in Barcelona last month, with a comprehensive selection of botanical beauty products, from make-up, body cosmetics to fragrances. The mix of fragrances includes international high end brands such as Summersent, Yosh, Ombre Rose, Mark Buxton , Theo Cabanel, Shaik, Juss, Carthusia etc. The second The Perfumery location is situated on Barrio Gótico.
Montblanc has recently opened a new flagship mono-brand boutique in Spain, in the Northern city of Santander. The new Montblanc in Santander cover 75 sqm and features a full selection of Montblanc products from writing instruments, to watches and leather goods accessories.
Spanish luxury leatherwear brand Loewe, owned by international luxury giant LVMH is due to re-open its flagship store on Barcelona’s Passeig de Gracia in March 2012. To highlight the importance of the opening, the event will be attended by Bernard Arnault himself – the owner of LVMH. Loewe expanded its retail network in Spain last year, opening corners with severa l Il Corte Ingles department stores, including Barcelona and Alicante.