FOR THE KIDS: The Roberto Cavalli Group is expanding its product offer with a new children’s shoes license. Inked with Andrea Montelpare SpA, an Italian company specialized in footwear for children, the four-year agreement will be effective starting in 2015 for the production and distribution of children’s shoes under the “Roberto Cavalli Junior” label.
“The production of unique articles characterized by exquisite craftsmanship, realized thanks to Andrea Montelpare’s expertise, which succeeds in combining design and comfort, allows us to offer our customers a broader range of high-quality articles” said Roberto Cavalli, president of his namesake group.
The company is investing in building a dedicated network of stores under the Junior banner. By the end of 2014, the firm expects to count 21 units with the additional openings in Saudi Arabia, in Riyadh and Jeddah, and a new venue in Hong Kong to be inaugurated in November.