Teen casual apparel and denim retailer Aeropostale Inc. announced Wednesday it would be making its first foray into the Irish market with the opening of a new store in Dublin.
Through a licensing agreement with Shuz 4 U International Ltd., Aeropostale will celebrate its first store opening in Ireland at the Liffey Valley Shopping Centre in Dublin on Oct. 22.
“We look forward to bringing the Aeropostale brand to Western Europe for the first time through our partnership with Shuz 4 U International Ltd,” said Aeropostale CEO Julian R. Geiger. “By partnering with such a strong and established licensee, we are confident that the recognition and popularity of the Aeropostale brand will continue to grow across Europe.”
Through its partnership with Shuz 4 U International Ltd., Aeropostale expects to open 10 standalone locations over the next five years.
“We are absolutely thrilled to bring the iconic, teen New York brand Aeropostale to Ireland,” said Paul Gallagher, director of Shuz 4 U.