Louis Vuitton opens its 12th production facility in France

French luxury maison Louis Vuitton are set to open in the town Marsaz, its 12th production facility in France. The new Marsaz factory will be operational April 2012. The largest operating facilities in France are based in Sarras (3.000 sqm) Saint Donas (2.000 sqm). This new openings comes to emphasize not only Vuitton’s French heritage but also its focus on craftsmanship. The new ambitious expansion plans of production at Vuitton are a result of growing demand, which reached a climax during the 2010 winter holiday season when the brand’s Paris flagship store had to cut their daily opening by one hour.