INDITEX is a Spanish multinational clothing house and was founded by Amancio Ortega and Rosalia Mera in 1985.
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Inditex is considered as the second biggest fashion group in the world. Inditex is headquartered in Arteixo, Spain.
It operates over 7,000 stores in 88 countries worldwide. Zara is the company's flagship store. Apart from Zara, the company also owns the chains like Zara Home, Stradivarius and Uterqüe, Massimo Dutti, Bershka, Oysho, Pull and Bear. Most of the company’s stores are corporate-owned, while franchises are present in places where corporate properties cannot be owned by the foreign companies.
It currently employees about 152,854 people across globe. The principles governing Inditex’s commitment towards Corporate Social Responsibility activities include: maintaining good faithful relationship with the stakeholders and also with the society at large; an ongoing dialogue with the aforementioned stakeholders and social organisations; and, finally, transparency in our business activities generally, and, specifically, in the development of our sustainability strategy.