Feedback
A pioneer B2B media and publication platform connecting with Fashion Brands & Retail in India

Alberto Torressi makes fashion statement with a new slip-on range

Alberto Torressi makes fashion statement with a new slip on“These classic, elegant, sleek and stylish footwear stand out for all the right reasons,” says Ishaan Sachdeva, Director, Alberto Torresi about the latest range of slip-ons launched by the brand. “These Gagnon’s crafted entirely in velvet are the latest fashion-forward of summer. Their wear-ability makes them extremely comfortable besides adding a festive element to them,” he adds. Offering a wide variety of footwear including boots, formals, loafers and slip-ons, international luxury shoe brand Alberto Torresi evokes a passion in the hearts of shoe enthusiasts. Owned by the Virola Group, and founded in 1969, the brand has grown into a Rs. 200-crore leather and footwear business. Offering couture-look footwear, the brand has carved a niche in both the domestic and international markets.

Constant reinvention drives growth

Offering unique styles, Alberto Torresi, believes “The perfect shoe is yet to be invented. This positiveAlberto Torressi makes fashion statement with a new slip on range dissatisfaction compels us to constantly improve upon our footwear,” Sachdeva opines. The brand uses advanced athletic technologies to achieve lightweight comfort in casual shoes and engineers walking comfort in dress and casual shoes. “We stand out by reinventing and improving footwear and not just by painting it different colors,” he adds.

Adding various technologies into its product has contributed immensely to the brand’s growth. “We have introduced about 4-5 technologies like stress-less technology, impact system and memory technology, etc in the last few years,” adds Sachdeva. The brand offers a variety of footwear styles catering to different age groups.

Pan India presence across all channels

The brand is available across India through online retailers like Amazon, Myntra, Flipkart, etc. “As we don’t have any exclusive retail outlet, online venture is the best way to garner an enormous feedback. Our online business offers numerous options to our customers to shop according to their convenience,” states Sachdeva. “We also have two branch distributors and a presence in MBOs,” he adds.

Talking about the potential of footwear industry in India, Sachdeva says, “The footwear industry, which is currently worth around Rs 40,000 crore, can grow to Rs 80,000 crore in next five years. India being the second largest footwear producer, we would like to cater to growing demand not only in India but also the global footwear space.

He says, “Since the current season is about being fashionable, classy and refined, we expect to reach a wider section of the audience to make our brand more accessible.” Adopting both online and offline channels of growth, the brand has been growing at 30 per cent for the last five years. “We see ourselves growing into a top shoe brand in the next five years,” Sachdeva signs off.

LATEST TOP NEWS
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

Myriad Activewear: Innovations, new product categories to pep up growth

Myriad Activewear: Innovations, new product categories to pep up growth

“The market should grow as fitness fad is taking over to find that sweet spot in fashion and fitness,” says Sunishka Goenka, Creative Director and Founder of athleisurewear brand Myriad... Read more

Etailer Zapyle makes luxury clothing affordable

Etailer Zapyle makes luxury clothing affordable

As competition in Indian e-commerce market heats up, Zapyle, joins online players Myntra, Jabong, Koovs, Limeroad to offer personalised service experience to its customers. The e-tailer plans to make luxury... Read more

More and more Indian fashion brands take to GOTS certified textiles

More and more Indian fashion brands take to GOTS certified textiles

Actively engaged in educating and encouraging the use of certified organic clothing in India, international eco-label Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is the stringent voluntary global standard for the entire... Read more

Patanjali Paridhan makes aggressive expansion plans

Patanjali Paridhan makes aggressive expansion plans

Homegrown apparel brand Patanjali Paridhan, backed by yoga guru cum entrepreneur Baba Ramdev aims to integrate technology and fashion together, to offer globally competitive merchandise at affordable rates. The brand,... Read more

Organic cotton brand Satva Living to add a core range and menswear collection

Organic cotton brand Satva Living to add a core range and menswear collection

Representing a satvic life, the spring/summer collection of Satva Living is inspired by the crystals and minerals that draw out negativity from body and soul, and allow positive energy to... Read more

Tantra brings a new range of t shirts for babies

Tantra brings a new range of t shirts for babies

Rajiv Ramchandani, Director of the T-Shirt brand Tantra believes that the T-shirts segment in India offers non-stop scope for creativity. “The segment, with its various sub-categories and age-wise demarcations, is... Read more

Indian retail may triple in size

Indian retail may triple in size

The Indian retail market is expected to triple in size by fiscal ’25. Food and grocery and the apparel segments are likely to witness a compound annual growth rate of... Read more

Online to offline paves the way for omnichannel retail in India

Online to offline paves the way for omnichannel retail in India

E-retailers are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of offline activities to attract new or re-engaging existing consumers. A recent study indicated around 95 per cent of retail sales are... Read more

Reliance takes small stakes for a larger goal in India’s ecom space

Reliance takes small stakes for a larger goal in India’s ecom space

The e-commerce market is heating up with a new competitor ready to challenge the supremacy of the Amazon. Reliance Industries owner Mukesh Ambani is piecing together a $2.5 billion strategy... Read more

Steady ad and marketing investment to fuel growth of branded apparel segment

Steady ad and marketing investment to fuel growth of branded apparel segment

Fuelled by the festive season, branded apparel makers reported a steady increase in profit margins in the December quarter. As per Wazir Advisors, Aditya Birla Fashion & Lifestyle reported a... Read more

MOST POPULAR NEWS
Go to top