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Darpan Kapoor, Chairman, Kapsons


Darpan Kapoor started a small fashion store in the heart of Chandigarh with a small staff of 8 people. Now it has grown to be a conglomerate spread across North India employing more than 1500 employees, a one-stop fashion destination for the whole family. The brand has steadily become a household name, and now is celebrating its 33rd Anniversary this year.

Kapsons Group has positioned itself as a pioneer of its industry, in all the sectors including retail, distribution, technology, outsourcing or service provision. 

In a conversation with the conglomerate’s Vice Chairman, Darpan Kapoor, the leader’s vision for Kapsons Group stood out. “We don’t grow alone, we take our people along”, he shared. Elaborating on this, the idea is to keep the people of Kapsons, the pillars driving the growth of the company, at the forefront.

With a fascinating history of more than three decades, the company has its share of milestones. From leveling-up the offline-shopping experience to entering online channels with boldness and ease.

It was the late 80s and a window of opportunity was opened for the brand to become a #DoorToGlobalFashion, Kapsons first brought multiple international brands, all under one roof.

And ever since 1989, Kapsons has been winning the hearts of shopaholics. Big names in Fashion like Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Vero Moda, Forever New, Levi’s, Superdry, Jack & Jones, Madame, are some of the many brands in their portfolio.

Cuurently, the brand has a presence is in 20 cities, 6 states and 1 union territory through a chain of 26 stores.

In the online landscape, Kapsons launched the Royale Club App, where the Royal Privileges has 250,000 daily active users.