Banking on his popularity among the youngsters, celebrity hair stylist and owner of popular salon chain Jawed Habib has plans to fan out to thousands of Indian towns and metro cities in the next five years.
According to a PTI report: Thousands of salons will come up under both brand names, Jawed Habib and Jawed Habib Express, across India’s small and big towns, besides metro cities, Jawed Habib was quoted by PTI as saying.
Presently, Habib has 545 outlets in 110 cities in 24 states of the country.
“Please mind 65 per cent of India’s population is young. For them money doesn’t matter so long looking good is important,” Jawed Habib was quoted by PTI as saying.
“From the practice of putting flowers in your oil smeared hair to centre parting, hair cut has evolved a lot in the past 10 years or so,” he was further quoted by PTI as saying.
“We cannot copy London or for that matter Kolkata will not copy Goa. Every place has it’s own unique distinct style and we will not alter that,” he was quoted by PTI as saying.
About his plans to open salons abroad, Habib was quoted by PTI as saying, “We are already located in UAE, UK and Singapore. We would definitely like to spread our wings further.”