MILAN — Italian luxury innerwear and beachwear firm La Perla has taken control of its longtime partner, London-based distributor Hornvale.
The move is in line with the company’s strategy to strengthen and expand its distribution. Through the acquisition, La Perla adds 12 directly operated points of sale, including the brand’s London Sloane Street boutique and several in department stores such as Harrods, Selfridges and Harvey Nichols, as well as an outlet store in Bicester Village.
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