Kolkata-based exporter and manufacturer of leather bags, briefcases and small leather goods, ASG Leather, has opened its 8th Kompanero store in Infiniti Mall, Mumbai.
The store – spread over 250 sq ft – houses leather bags, wallets, purses, card-holders and belts. The average price range of the products is between Rs 800 – Rs 1,2000. Wallets purses and small leather goods range from Rs.800-2900 and Bags range from Rs.3000-12000.
Speaking on the occasion, Director of Retail, Kompanero, Indranath Sengupta said, “This financial year we plan to have around 12-15 Kompanero stores. The vision is to open 40 standalone stores by 2020 at the most premium locations across the country. In addition to this, we plan to expand furthermore through SIS and online formats.”
Kompanero is inspired from the concept of leather being a timeless companion and the name Kompanero itself means companion. The designs have a distinct weathered look and ageless appeal but with a touch of contemporary feel which makes it relevant to the current fashion trend internationally.
As a brand, Kompanero was launched a couple of years back in the UK market with an overwhelming response and successively has also launched this brand in other European markets and the new emerging Asian markets like Japan and South Korea. Kompanero is currently available in 7 countries across the globe through channel partners.