Giordano International, one of the world’s leading fashion retailers, launched its first store at The Glen Shopping Centre in Johannesburg with a star-studded soiree hosted by Nomzamo Mbatha and attended by A-List celebrities including TV Presenter and Model Tino Chinyani;Socilaite and Personal Trainer Mika Stefano;  Actress and TV Personality Mbali Nkosi, TV Host and Social Media sensation Farieda Metsileng and Reality TV star Tebogo ‘Pinkygirl’ Mekgwe.

Giordano, which was founded in Hong Kong 37 years ago, has expanded aggressively across the world, as consumers have responded more than positively to its quality every day looks. To date, Giordano boasts of over 2800 stores in 40 countries, globally; and its arrival in South Africa might have started at The The Glen Shopping Centre but plans are already underway to take the brand nationally.

“Today’s customer is looking for quality, everyday looks which they can be able to dress up and down with any of their clothing essentials, and Giordano is perfectly positioned to cater for those consumer needs. We really are looking forward to expanding the brand’s footprint across Mzansi and to localize some of the clothing items to also give it that uniquely Mzansi flair” said Managing Director Shaheen Hartnick

Giordano has also collaborated with a few famous faces who will be rocking all their latest collections locally; need the Giordano Style Crew. These movers and shakers will have the opportunity to preview and share some of Giordano’s best fashion pieces and teach the local consumer how to style their looks up or down. These collaborations include TV Presenter and Model Tino Chinyani; Reality TV star Tebogo ‘Pinkygirl’ Mekgwe; Actor & DJ Nkuli M; Big Bad Wolf SA blogger Ricci-Lee Kalish; Personal trainer to the stars Mika Stefano and The Queen actor Thabang Molaba.

“As a fitness fanatic, I am always looking for the best fitness gear on the market and the Giordano G-Motion range definitely is one of my favorites. It is both functional and fashionable, which is exactly what the gym requires”, added Thabang Molaba.

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