SUCCESS STORY OF “MANGO” AS A BRAND IN THE FASHION WORLD

MANGO is an internationally famous multinational which designs, manufactures and markets women’s and men’s clothing and accessories.

At present, MANGO has over 13,456 employees, 1,800 of whom work at the Hangar Design Centre and at its Headquarters in Palau Solità i Plegamans (Barcelona). However, beyond the statistics, it is made up a young and enthusiastic team, with an average age of 29, and 86% of which is female.

Hangar Design Centre, the biggest design centre in Europe, has a total surface area of 10,000 m2 and houses more than 550 professionals dedicated to creating fashion garments and accessories for women. The Design, Purchasing and Quality departments are located there.

The central offices have a total surface area of 153,000 m2 and their own structure, which comprises the departments of Image and Advertising, Property Management, Expansion, Production Control and Stores Distribution, Store Architecture and Interior Design, in addition to Logistics, Administration and IT systems.
MANGO currently has a total of 2,731 stores in 105 countries worldwide. Our expansion continues with the recent openings have taken place in cities of the stature of Tokyo, Beijing, Erlangen or Verona.

1984

First store in Barcelona’s Paseo de Gracia.

1985

First store in Valencia.National expansion begins.

1988

Improvement to the stock management system: Production, Logistics and Distribution apply the Just-In-Time system (production according to market demand).
The concepts of product, interior design, quality, price and brand image are defined.

1992

Their international expansion begins with the opening of 2 stores in Portugal.
We open store nº 100 in Spain.

1994

Implantation of a business management system which still exists today, based on specialised and coordinated teams.

1995

website Mango.com is created.

1997

For the first time, foreign turnover exceeds domestic turnover.
We open a flagship store in Paris, in the famous Boulevard des Capucines.

1998

MANGO positions itself as Spain’s second largest textile exporter.

2000

They open a new flagship store in London, in the central Oxford Street.
We launch our online shop, Mangoshop.com, being pioneers in our sector.

2002

With 630 stores in 70 countries, we continue our expansion into new markets such as Australia, Bulgaria, China, Italia and Tunisia.

2003

We exceed the annual number of openings, by opening new stores in countries like Honduras, Serbia and Montenegro.

2004

They enter new markets such as Azerbaijan, Estonia, El Salvador, Macao and Vietnam, and we end the year with a presence in 75 countries.

2005

MANGO TOUCH is defined as a new fashion venue dedicated exclusively to accessories.

2006

Their experience in the North American market begins, with store openings in Costa Mesa, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, McLean, Orlando, San Francisco and Santa Monica.

They hold their first fashion show at the emblematic Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona.
They launch the biggest international fashion prize for up and coming designers, the El Botón-MANGO Fashion Awards.

2007

Mango open the largest design centre in Europe, the ‘El Hangar Design Centre’.
They open a new flagship store in the heart of New York’s SoHo district. It is housed in the Little Singer Building, one of America’s first skyscrapers.
Mango start to collaborate with external designers. We count on the collaboration of celebrities such as Milla Jovovich, Elisabeth Hurley and Penélope and Mónica Cruz.

2008

Mango continue with the 2nd Edition of the El Botón-MANGO Fashion Awards.
HE, Homini Emerito, is created, aimed at the young, fashion-conscious male. With this new collection, conceived as a complement to the women’s collection, we are moving towards the concept of the multibrand store, in which it is possible to encounter collections by different authors and of different styles belonging to the same company.

2009

They continue to work with external designers like the New Yorker Adam Lippes and the Belgian Sandrina Fasoli, winner of the 1st edition of the El Botón-MANGO Fashion Awards.

2010

The young designer Moises de la Renta creates a Collection of T-shirts exclusively created for our brand and Lee Jean Youn, the winner of the 3rd edition of El Botón – MFA creates a limited edition.

 

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  1. Md, Iqbal Hossain says:

    really ” MANGO” raising structure inspire another, who want to launch new business.

    i wanna be a employee of this established world wide company.

    Best Regards
    iqbal
    mob:- +8801516171969

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