Michael Kors India
Michael Kors is a leading new age contemporary as well as a luxury fashion brand that has been able to capture attention worldwide. The American brand was started by Michael Kors himself, who was able to tap on his energies to create this successful label. He started off at a young age by joining the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. It was only after a period of 9 months that he quit school and got a job at the departmental luxury giant Bergdorf Goodman in New York, from where he was privileged to sell his designs in the year 1977. Soon after this exposure he established a luxury womenswear line and launched it under the label KORS at a majority of the department stores across the US.
It was in the year 1990 that his small-scale label had reached new heights and he was able to formally establish his company, Michael Kors Holdings Limited that is listed by the New York Stock Exchange. Unfortunately Kors faced bankruptcy in the year 1993 which led him to discontinue the KORS line of clothing. From the period of 1993-1997, he had established a new range of women’s sportswear that did well and at the same time he was appointed as first women’s ready-to-wear designer for the French fashion house Céline . While concentrating on his own label and company simultaneously he was able to launch his menswear line for Michael Kors in 2002. In the 2003, he left Céline and re-launched two label under his company. MICHAEL Michael Kors that caterer to young, high-street fashion and luxe sportswear and leather accessories; and the other KORS Michael Kors that is more luxurious and glamorous. The company now has more than 550 stores and over 1500 in-store boutiques in various countries apart from online retailers. The company is primarily known for its watches, handbags, shoes and other accessories. The company has also started a fragrance line. Michael Kors products have gained more popularity in the last decade due to its up-to-date styles and excellent quality goods. Also the consumers see the brand as affordable luxury considering its price points.