Stefano Ricci to open in Paris and St Petersburg
Italian luxury menswear house Stefano Ricci, based in Florence, announced the opening of its new flagship store in Paris, on prestigious Avenue George V. The brand will occupy a 250 sqm prominent location, formerly the office of Saudi Arabian Airlines. Stefano Ricci has had an extensive retail presence in Paris, however, this is the first time the brand opens a directly operated store.
Stefano Ricci is also schedule to open in 2012 its first mono-brand store in St Petersburg at the Four Seasons Lions Gate Hotel. The store will be operated in franchising by a local luxury retail operator. Stefano Ricci has been operating another flagship store in Russia, the the capital city of Moscow, on Bolshaya Dmitrovka Bvd.