Ermenegildo Zegna Auckland Boutique Event
Auckland, New Zealand, 30 October 2013 - Ermenegildo Zegna unveiled its newly refurbished store in Auckland New Zealand, on Queen Street in the heart of the Beautiful city. The store was designed to complement the brand’s use of quality materials, integrity and modern style in 155 metres of luxury selling space.
The event proceedings followed by an Aperitivo style cocktail event hosted Ermenegildo Zegna Auckland customers, members of the Italian Chamber of Commerce in New Zealand and a host of prominent New Zealand publications and their guests.
The store is the ultimate men’s emporium that hosts a wide range of Ermenegildo Zegna products and services. The luxury offerings consist of the exclusive ‘Su Misura’ (made-to-measure) service, the traditional Italian tailoring of ‘Sartoria’ in contemporary silhouettes, as well as Zegna’s sophisticated and chic leisurewear collection. The store also features the appealing Zegna Sport line and complemented by an extensive range of leather and textile accessories, as well as Ermenegildo Zegna’s licensing collection of ancillaries.
The Auckland store is supported by its regional Asia-pacific network as well as its other sister boutiques within the Oceania market; Sydney Flagship opened in 2011, Brisbane opened in 2013, and Melbourne opened in 2002. Ermenegildo Zegna also enjoys strong distribution within select David Jones stores, as well within select reputable network of authorised multi-brand dealers throughout Australia.
About Ermenegildo Zegna Group
The Ermenegildo Zegna Group is a leading luxury menswear brand and one of the most renowned businesses in Italy. Founded in 1910 in Trivero, in the Biella Alps, by the young entrepreneur Ermenegildo, whose vision was to ethically create the world’s finest textiles through innovation and the sourcing of the noblest fibres directly from their markets of origin, the company is managed today by the fourth generation of the Zegna family with Gildo Zegna as CEO.
Since the late 1980s, the company has implemented a comprehensive strategy of verticalization, creating a global luxury brand which now ranges from fabric to clothing to accessories, is focused on retailing, pioneering early entry in emerging luxury markets, BRIC and Asia in particular, and was the first luxury brand to open a monobrand store in China in 1991. Ermenegildo Zegna celebrated 100 years of excellence in 2010. Today there are 557 Zegna stores (311 company-owned) in over 100 countries around the world. The total Group revenues in 2011 reached € 1.127 bn. In March 2012 the Group launched ZegnArt, an independent commitment focused on international collaboration in the field of visual arts.