COSTA MESA, Calif. — Brioni is getting bigger in its biggest market.
During a quick trip to Orange County, where the Kering-owned Italian suit maker opened a store at the South Coast Plaza shopping center in June, chief executive officer Francesco Pesci reemphasized that the brand’s growth plan includes more retail locations in the U.S., sales diversification — with non-tailored men’s wear, leather goods and footwear gaining ground — and further expansion in China.
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