SOURCE: DEVELOPERS & CHAINS
Geox is an Italian footwear and apparel brand that incorporates an innovative waterproof and breathable technology. The brand was introduced in 1995 and features a wide selection of lifestyle footwear for men, women and children ranging from classic styles through to comfort and casual shoes, each utilizing the patented technologies. In addition to being carried in specialty and departments stores, at the end of 2017, the Northern Italy-based international company operated over 1000 stores worldwide and sales were over $1.4-billion(Cdn). While sales in Italy accounted for about 29 percent of the business, North American sales were over $90-million. Geox entered the Canadian market in 2005 in Toronto and presently operates over 30 locations across the country and plans are underway to grow. Geox Canada has retained Jeffrey Berkowitz at Aurora Realty Consultants to handle the site selection in Canada. The chain is exploring opportunities in malls, high streets and outlet projects. The size required is in the 1200 to 2000 square foot range.
Aurora Realty Consultants Inc., 1635 Sherbrooke St. West, Suite 210, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1E2 (Jeffrey Berkowitz – 514/824-6727 firstname.lastname@example.org)
Geox Canada, 2110 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga, Ontario L4W 5G2 (905/629-8500 www.shopgeox.ca)