Famous Fashion and Retail Companies

Launching and managing a fashion and retail business successfully requires much more than mere knowledge of the latest fashion trends. You need to have a sharp business perspective along with a clear thought of your target audience. Here are a few inspiring stories of successful companies into fashion and retail, that will inspire you and ensure success in your business. Read these inspiring stories of successful companies into fashion and retail to know their success secret.


  • Burberry Story

    Brief Profile Burberry Group Inc. is a UK-based luxury fashion retail house. It mainly designs and sells ready-to-wear outerwear, fragrances, cosmetics, sunglasses, and other accessories. Founder and Founded ...
  • Versace Story

    Profile A space offering modern, trendy, and fashionable goods, Gianni Versace S.p.A (popularly known as Versace) was founded by Gianni Versace in 1978. This Italian fashion company produces luxurious ready to wear clothing and accessories, made in Italy, for both ...
  • Morrisons Story

    Profile WM Morrisons Supermarkets Plc headquartered in Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK has a chain of more than 500 supermarkets selling groceries and food. It was established in the year 1899 by William Morrison and is considered the fourth largest supermarket in the...

  • De Beers - The Diamond Giant

    Brief Profile The De Beers Group of Companies is among the largest companies in Mining and Trading of Diamonds. Formed in 1888 by Cecil Rhodes, it was once the only company with monopoly and monopsony in diamonds business. Even now, they control 35% of the diamond ...
  • Massimo Dutti - Winning through Quality

    Brief Profile Massimo Dutti is a Spanish clothing giant brand. Although the name is Italian, the brand is entirely Spanish. It is a trademark and not the name of a designer or anything else, and is owned by the Inditex Group. It has expanded globally from its modes...
  • Converse Story

    A Brief Profile Converse is a popular American shoe company which is known worldwide for its apparels, skating shoes and brand wear. It is also considered to be one of the most popular American shoe companies. ...
  • TOMS: One for One

    Brief Profile Toms is an American company best known for designing and selling shoes specially conceived in the Argentine alpagarta design. This company is also into designing and selling designer eyewear as well. ...
  • Givenchy Story

    Brief Profile Givenchy is a French brand that is best-known for making haute-couture clothing, perfumes, accessories and cosmetics as well. Started in 1952 by French designer Hubert de Givenchy, the house of Givenchy is a member of the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute...
  • Reebok International Ltd. Story

    A Brief Profile Reebok International Ltd. Is a global manufacturer of mainly sports apparels and footwear and is best-known as the worldwide producer and distributor of sports and fitness items including workout clothes and accessories, shoes as well as training eq...

Successful companies in the industry have more visibility for their boutique, and invest their valuable resources and time into efficient marketing of their business. Most fashion and retail business owners specialize in particular areas of the market only, such as men’s, women’s or kids’ clothing, party wear or casual wear, ethnic fashion or western fashion etc. Whichever area you specialize in, make sure to have a huge inventory, so that the customer does not go empty-handed from your store. Keep your target market in mind while filling your inventories. If a customer comes to your store to purchase one piece, then he should be inspired by your collection so much that he feels convinced to buy two more.

Attractive offers and discounts also play a significant role in fashion and retail industry. Successful businesses frequently find out ways to lure their customers with lucrative deals. Some even hire experienced retail professionals to devise plans for their market. The staff you hire in your store should also be knowledgeable and experienced with the fits, fabrics and trends of the market, so that they can convince the customers better.