(Source: Manila Standard | 27 December 2016)
Ipanema, Brazil’s fun, chic and colorful brand of sandals and flip flops, opened its latest outlet at SM City Sta. Rosa in Laguna as part of its expansion.
With the opening of this latest branch, residents within the area can conveniently shop for the latest Ipanema footwear. The new store carries the latest Ipanema styles and collections, each one inspired by the spectacular coastal neighborhood of Ipanema in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro.
“Our expansion in this part of the South couldn’t have come at a more opportune time,” explains Cecille Loretizo, head of Marketing, ELRO Retail Corp. “This new store, which carries Ipanema sandals exclusively, boasts a wider election of the latest footwear from this iconic Brazilian brand.”
Apart from the newly opened Ipanema outlet at SM City Sta. Rosa, Ipanema store is set to open in SM City Dasmariñas and more stores in the upcoming months, signs of ELRO’s strong outlook in the market as it aims to further grow its retail footprint in the country.
The new Ipanema store is located on Level 1, SM City Sta Rosa.
Ipanema stores are also located at SM City Lucena, Clark-Angeles, North Edsa, Bacolod, Pampanga, Cauayan-Isabela, Gensan, Iloilo, Roasales and Cabanatuan; as well as at SM Lanang Premier in Davao, SM Seaside Cebu, Ayala Centrio Cagayan de Oro, Ayala Abreeza Davao, and Robinsons Place Antipolo.