Saint Laurent to open new production facility in Italy

Yves Saint Laurent has announced a new production headquarters in Vigonza (Padova) that will allow the brand controlled by Kering group of quadruple its production , with a total investment of 5 million euro and an expected 100 new jobs .

The building which will be completed by the middle of 2017  spread over 6,500 square meters, of which 3000 covered , with two floors reserved for offices and laboratories and one restaurant for the workers . “It was a long time that the group wanted to invest in Italy , specifically in the Riviera del Brenta , to strengthen its presence in the shoes sector , ” said the CEO of YSL , Francesca Bellettini.

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