Boutique of French fashion brand Lacoste will be unclosed in Shopping and entertainment center Respublika. The lease agreement has been signed with the participation of UTG company, brokerage agent of Shopping and entertainment center. Having signed this agreement with Respublika project investor Megapoliszhytlobud LLC, Lacoste Ukraine company concluded milestone 2013 year, when the brand celebrated its 80-th anniversary.
“Lacoste in Shopping and entertainment center Respublika will absolutely correspond to the boutiques in European fashion capitals: London, Paris, Milan, Moscow, - tells Chief executive officer of Lacoste company in Ukraine Hakan Oner. – To my mind, Shopping and entertainment center Respublika perfectly suits for it. It will offer to the visitors the biggest range of goods and services. We expect as well that management and marketing strategy of the Shopping and entertainment center will be appropriate to its gigantic size”.
Ten Lacoste boutiques are open currently in Ukraine: in Kiev – 7, Donetsk – 1, Dnepropetrovsk – 1 and Kharkov – 1. There are 5 Lacoste shops in Kiev, where visitors can buy latest collections, and 2 outlets with previous season’s collections at the special prices. Hakan Oner remarks that he is not going to stop on the results achieved and will continue future expansion, opening Lacoste boutiques in the best Ukrainian cities locations.
“Presence of such well-known brand as Lacoste in Shopping and entertainment center Respublika witnesses, first of all, big attention of global retail groups towards this project, - tells UTG Head of the project Sergey Zaika. – In addition to the best already existent in Ukraine brands, which will be gathered in Shopping and entertainment center Respublika, there will be also a lot of premiers, new for Ukraine brands”.
“The shop will be located in such named “fashion gallery” zone, together with prestige brands. Visitors, who value refinement and luxury, will be able to enjoy the beauty, sophistication and make choice on their choice and price”, - remarked Elena Kravtsova, Head of commercialization department Megapoliszhytlobud LLC.
Lacoste — brand, founded in 1933 in France. Produces clothes, foot wear, handbags, cuir accessorizes, perfumes, optical and sun glasses, watches. Brand stylistics can be characterized as European lifestyle, which is represented in 4 lines: Lacoste Sport, Lacoste Sportswear, Lacoste Club, Lacoste L!VE. There are more than 1200 Lacoste boutiques in the world, represented in 120 countries.
Shopping and entertainment center Respublika will be constructed on Koltsevaya Street, 1, 1A, 1B
Putting into operation: IV quarter 2014
GBA: 298 000 sq.m, GLA: 135 000 sq.m
Anchor tenants: Auchan, Multiplex, Sport Life, Happylon, MegaIce, MTI, Mango
Investor: Megapoliszhytlobud LLC
General constructor: K.A.N.Stroy
Brokerage agent: UTG
Architectural bureau: Archimatika