Clarks Announces Launch of its first International Franchise Store in


Clarks Announces Launch of its first International Franchise Store in
Press Release
For Immediate Release
Clarks Announces Launch of its first International
Franchise Store in Singapore at Ion Orchard
SINGAPORE, September 10 2009 – Cla rks opens i ts fi rs t International Franchise Store i n
Si ngapore a t Ion Orchard in Jul y 2009.
Occupying 1000 squa re fee t at basement two of the newly buil t Ion Orcha rd shopping
mall , the Inte rna tional Franchise Store is designed to offe r shoppe rs a trul y global
shopping e xpe rience wi th i ts Global Design Concept.
Clarks’ General Manager, Mr. Tony Lim s ta tes tha t the moti va tion be hind the s tore
design origina tes from the global move towards design-led experiences.
“Clarks is a long-standing brand that has a long history of progress and development
across the world,” he said.
“One key reason for our success is our dedication in connecting with our customers. We
are constantly on the lookout for new ways to meet their needs and provide them with
an unrivaled experience, from design, purchase to usage.”
“We believe that our strategic location at Ion Orchard and our unique store concept will
enable us to better meet the needs and demands of the consumers – offering
unparalleled shopping experience for shoes.”
Founded by C & J Cla rk i n 1825, the Cla rks brand has e vol ved from a UK Based industry
to wha t we see toda y – a global footwear brand.
Offe ring spe cialized footwea r for e ve ry a ge, gender and occasion through the yea rs ,
Cla rks ha ve been single-minded on its mission to provi de comfortable yet stylish and
fashionable shoes for i ts custome rs .
“Clarks has been consistently creating shoes that incorporate a unique combination of
style, craftsmanship and comfort and are ‘designed for living’,” Ms. Cassandra Lam,
Clarks’ Marketing Manager said.
“Ga the ring inspi ration di re ctly from an unders tanding of consumer li festyles and thei r
nee ds, we continue wi th that same philosophy - ai ming to delive r a whole Cla rks
expe rie nce to our consume rs .”
“Combined with our new Global Design Concept, the International Franchise Store at Ion
Orchard will provide consumers the energy, excitement and fashion aspiration that has
been embedded in Clarks shoes since 1825,” she added.
Clarks Global Design Concept first outlet Ion Orchard is located at #B2-22 of Ion
Orchard, open from 11am to 10pm daily. For more information on Clarks, please visit
For photos, interviews, exclusive stories, please contact:
Media Contact:
Agnes Tay, Ginn Chan
Tel : +65 6515 9872
HP: +65 9477 7838
Email : agnes g / [email protected]
Cassandra Lam – Marketing Manager (CLARKS)
Tel : +65 6877 8693
HP: +65 9780 2173
Email : cassandra.lam@cla rks .com