Kering stands for empowering imagination. Kering, a French luxury goods company and one of the world leaders in apparel and accessories, was founded by François Pinault in 1963.
It is headquartered in Paris, France. Kering has various offerings in luxury products, shoe, watches, leather goods, ready-to-wear and jewellery.
It entered luxury retail sector in late 1990s. Its brand portfolio consists of
2 Alexander McQueen,
5 Cobra and Electric,
6 Christopher Kane,
8 Bottega Veneta and many others.
Kering has about 1264 directly operated retail stores. It currently employees about 38000 people. Kering is has a global presence in about 120 countries. Sustainability forms the core part of Kering’s strategy. Kering Group follow “Sustainable business is smart business” through which it illustrates the company’s sustainability actions.