the Top - designer Giorgio Armani is ready to sell the " empire ". The Italian top - the designer, the head of Fashion house Giorgio Armani declared for the first time readiness to sell the well-known stamp together with everything that on it is applied - concern on manufacture of exclusive clothes, accessories, and also the well-known spirits and cosmetics.
" I am ready to sell to that mark who will make my the most favourable proposal " - has declared on Tuesday to the German newspaper " Handelsblatt " 72 - the summer owner of one of the most enviable fashionable empires.
As explains the edition, Armani has no children who could inherit and continue its business. Among possible buyers experts name the French cosmetic firm L and #39; Oreal which already has the licence for manufacture of spirits of Armani.
the Head of the French company Jean - Pol Agon, according to the newspaper, does not exclude " Still bolshego rapprochements W the Italian Fashion house " having underlined that " while no concrete plans in this respect are present ".
experts estimate cost based in 1975 " Armani Empires " in five billions euro. Recently, they mark, despite the age and absence of fellow-heirs, the head of concern continued to strengthen the kompnaija: 2 exclusive clothes, perfumery, cosmetics and Armani accessories has added the design developed by it 4 the class car " a suite " concern " Daimler - a Crysler " and since 2008 in emirate Dubai should open the first-ever elite hotel " Armani ". Walking in step with progress, the designer has opened since January of this year sale of the collections through the Internet.
All on Armani group of companies W an annual turnover in 1,25 billion euro works almost five thousand persons.