AEFFE S.P.A.

AEFFE S.P.A.

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Company Overview
Aeffe S.p.A. is the parent company that operates as the holding company for a group involved in the design, production, distribution, retail, and customer service of a wide range of apparels including men’s wear, women’s wear, shoes, lingerie and swimwear, leather goods, accessories, eyewear and perfumes. The company was founded in 1980 by Alberta Ferretti in San Giovanni in Marignano/Rimini, Italy.
Aeffe controls the Alberta Ferretti, Moschino, and Pollini labels. The company is involved in holding the securities of (or other equity interests in) its subsidiaries for the purpose of owning a controlling interest or influencing the management decisions of these firms. One of its subsidiaries is Pollini S.p.A., produces approximately 700,000 items including footwear and leather accessories and has about 27 exclusive points of sale as monobrand boutiques directly managed or franchised and more than 2,500 specialty stores. Another subsidiary is Velmar S.p.A., produces more than 300,000 items including underwear and beachwear and has about 2,000 specialty stores.
Aeffe manages the Aeffe Fashion Group, a world leader in the design, production and distribution of luxury goods. Aeffe Fashion Group has a licence of production and distribution agreement with the designers Jean Paul Gaultier, Narciso Rodriguez, Basso & Brooke and Sinha-Stanic, and with the brand Authier.
The distribution of the Aeffe Fashion Group products are done through Aeffe managed showrooms (Italy, United Kingdom, France, United States of America and Japan), showrooms held be various agents or importers bound to the group by exclusivity contracts, exclusive direct or franchised points of sale. This structure allows the Group to distribute its products in more than 5.000 leading multi-brand shops worldwide.
Business Summary
Aeffe Group operates worldwide in the fashion and luxury goods sector and is active in the design, production and distribution of a wide range of products that includes prкt-aporter, footwear and leather goods. The Group develops, produces and distributes, with a constant focus on the qualities of uniqueness and exclusivity, its own collections both under its own-label brands, including ‘Alberta Ferretti’, ‘Moschino’ and ‘Pollini’, and under licensed brands, which include ‘Jean Paul Gaultier’, ‘Blugirl’ and ‘Authier’. The Group has also licensed to key partners the production and distribution of other accessories and products with which it supplements its product range (perfumes, junior and children’s lines, watches and sunglasses).
Description and history
Aeffe Group operates worldwide in the fashion and luxury goods sector and is active in the design, production and distribution of a wide range of products that includes prкt-aporter, footwear and leather goods. The Group develops, produces and distributes, with a constant focus on the qualities of uniqueness and exclusivity, its own collections both under its own-label brands, including ‘Alberta Ferretti’, ‘Moschino’ and ‘Pollini’, and under licensed brands, which include ‘Jean Paul Gaultier’, ‘Blugirl’ and ‘Authier’. The Group has also licensed to key partners the production and distribution of other accessories and products with which it supplements its product range (perfumes, junior and children’s lines, watches and sunglasses). Aeffe Group’s business is divided, based
on the various product lines and brands it sells, into two segments: (i) prкt-a-porter (which is composed of the companies Aeffe, Moschino and Velmar) is mainly involved in the design, production and distribution of luxury prкt-a-porter garments and lingerie, beachwear and loungewear. This division also handles the distribution of all division products both through the retail channel (via subsidiaries) and through the wholesale channel. The Prкt-a-porter division also manages licensing agreements granted to other companies to manufacture Aeffe and Moschino branded product lines (ii) footwear and leather goods division, which is composed of Pollini and its subsidiaries, mainly handles the design, production and distribution of footwear, small leather goods, bags and matching accessories made from exclusive materials. The footwear and leather goods division also manages licensing agreements granted to other companies to manufacture
Pollini and Studio Pollini products.

Founded by Alberta Ferretti in San Giovanni in Marignano/Rimini, Italy

Description in Italian
Il Gruppo Aeffe opera a livello internazionale nel settore della moda e del lusso ed и attivo nella creazione, nella produzione e nella distribuzione di un ampia gamma di prodotti che comprende prкt-а-porter, calzature e pelletteria, lingerie e beachwear. Il Gruppo sviluppa, produce e distribuisce, in un ottica di costante attenzione all unicitа ed esclusivitа, le proprie collezioni sia con marchi di proprietа, tra i quali Alberta Ferretti , Moschino e Pollini , sia con marchi di cui и licenziataria, tra i quali Jean Paul Gaultier , Blugirl e Authier . Il Gruppo, inoltre, ha concesso in licenza a primari partners la produzione e la distribuzione di ulteriori accessori e prodotti, con i quali completa la propria offerta (profumi, linee bimbo e junior, orologi e occhiali). L attivitа del Gruppo Aeffe si suddivide, sulla base delle diverse linee di prodotti e marchi che ne compongono l offerta, in due segmenti: la Divisione prкt-а-porter, che si compone delle realtа aziendali di Aeffe, Moschino e Velmar, opera prevalentemente nella creazione, realizzazione e distribuzione di collezioni di abbigliamento prкt-а-porter di lusso e di
collezioni di lingerie, beachwear e loungewear, gestendo inoltre la distribuzione di tutti i prodotti della divisione sia attraverso il canale retail, sia attraverso il canale wholesale. Si occupa inoltre della gestione dei contratti di licenza concessi a societа esterne al Gruppo per la realizzazione di linee di prodotto recanti marchi di proprietа di Aeffe e Moschino. La Divisione calzature e pelletteria, che si compone della realtа aziendale di Pollini e delle societа da essa controllate, opera prevalentemente nella creazione, produzione e distribuzione di calzature, piccola pelletteria, borse e accessori coordinati, caratterizzati da materiali esclusivi e si occupa inoltre della gestione dei contratti di licenza concessi a societа esterne al Gruppo per la realizzazione di linee di prodotto a marchio Pollini e
Studio Pollini.
Business Line
Operates as the holding company for a group involved in the design, production, distribution, retail, and customer service of a wide range of apparels including menswear, women’s wear, shoes, lingerie and swimwear, leather goods, accessories, eyewear and perfumes
Subsidiary
AEFFE FRANCE
Advisor
MAZARS & GUERARD SPA
IPO date
7/24/2007
US SIC Code
2335
Company Address
Via Delle Querce 51

City province or state postal code
47842, SAN GIOVANNI IN MARIGNANO
Phone: +39 541 965 211
Fax: +39 541955650
Country address: ITALY
Website url: www.aeffe.com

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