Burberrry opens in Chennai

Monday, 13 June 2011

Burberry, the popular British lifestyle brand has opened a store in Chennai. Spread over 2,300 sq. ft. the store houses women’s wear, men’s wear, children’s wear, fragrances, watches and eye wear. It stocks slim fits and bright colors of the Burberry Brit collection and smart casuals of Burberry London. At present, Burberry has two stores in Delhi, one in Bangalore, one in Hyderabad and one in Mumbai. Established in 1856, and with a heritage of craftsmanship and fabric development exemplified by outerwear and the trench coat, Burberry creates luxury ready-to-wear and accessories with a unique modern British sensibility.

Burberry’s operation in India is a joint venture with Genesis Colors. In 2010-11 Burberry was included in Interbrand’s Top 100 Global Brands and was awarded the 2010 British Graduate 100 Award for ‘Where Fashion Graduates Want to Work’. It was recognized as the 13th most innovative company in the world by Fast Company magazine. It also received the inaugural innovation award at the 2010 British Fashion Awards.