Andrea Montelpare SpA has entered a three-year agreement to produce and distribute Marni branded footwear for girls aged 0-14. The shoe line will coordinate with the brand’s apparel and accessories beginning with the Fall ’16 collection.
Marni’s agreement with Andrea Montelpare follows its strategy to align itself with 100 percent Italian companies. The footwear collection will be distributed worldwide by Montelpare’s showroom in Milan, through Marni’s direct retail channel and in a selected network of specialized boutiques.
Andrea Montelpare has also been tapped to manufacture and distribute a girls’ collection for Ermanno Scervino.
In a statement, Ermanno Scervino CEO Toni Scervino, said the girls’ footwear line will enhance and create a total look for its international clientele.
Andrea Montelpare commented, “We have held Scervino in the greatest esteem from the very start, and we share the values of craft tradition, luxury and the contemporary touch that are the true hallmarks of the Maison’s style code. We shall place all our know-how at the service of his impassioned creative research.”