Leading South African fashion retailer, Edcon, has been granted South African franchise rights to open Calvin Klein stores by Calvin Klein Europe, B.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH].
Summer 2014 anticipates the opening of the first Calvin Klein store in Cape Town, South Africa at The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. The store, scheduled to open in November, will carry men’s and women’s Calvin Klein sportswear, Calvin Klein Jeans and Calvin Klein Underwear product, as well as licensed Calvin Klein accessories, watches, sunglasses, jewelry and fragrances.
“The launch of Calvin Klein stores in South Africa is very exciting. This is part of our ongoing strategy to be the destination for international brands and fashionable on-trend merchandise for aspirational South African consumers,” says Edcon CEO Jürgen Schreiber.
Calvin Klein will be launching on 27 November at V&A Waterfront so save the date gents!
Images: Courtesy of Calvin Klein