Salvatore Ferragamo inaugurates newly renovated flagship in New York
Salvatore Ferragamo unveiled last week its newly refurbished flagship store on New York’s Fifth Avenue, which is also the brand’s largest store in the world. As a novelty, Ferragamo’s flagship in New York features a dedicated fine jewellery corner and a large shoes lounge. WWD describes the store as being brighter and more open, highlighting the impressive walnut, steel and glass staircase, he Venetian plaster walls and the wood veneers which convey a rich feel. Salvatore Ferragamo’s President for the U.S. confirmed that the new interior design of the Fifth Avenue store will be replicated in all upcoming Ferragamo stores, whether new or renovated.
With the occasion of the inaugural event in New York, Vincent Ottomanelli also advised that Ferragamo will be stepping up its presence in the US, with plans this year to increase the retail space of its flagship store in Chicago and renovate store in San Diego and San Francisco.