EMPORIO ARMANI and Takeshi Kaneshiro Help SCF in Shanghai
On the December 15, 2010 Shanghai Special Olympics Presidents and Vice President of Shanghai Special Care Foundation Mr. Shi Derong, a Regional EMPORIO ARMANI Spokesperson Takeshi Kaneshiro and the Chief Executive Officer of Giorgio Armani in Asia Mr. Fabrizio Dosi attended the opening of the new Emporio Armani Shop in Peninsula Hotel in Shanghai and witnessed the forming of the partnership of the ARMANI Group, Shanghai Charity Foundation, and the International Special Olympics in the East Asia.
International Special Olympics are created for the sake of children and adults with the intellectual disabilities who can participate in the daily Olympic sports training and competitions. The Olympics give opportunity for those children to develop and uncover their potential, courage in participation in the contests together with other sportsmen and provide the community members and the families who support the sportsmen with communication skills, happiness and friendship. The part of the Shanghai Emporio Armani Shop in Peninsula Hotel profit will be donated to the Special Olympics in the East Asia through the Special Care Olympic Foundation in Shanghai since December this year.
Armani Group is the top international fashion and luxury good group which counts 4,900 employees and 13 factories, produces clothes, accessories, jewelry, watches, perfumes and other goods provided at the markets under such names as Giorgio Armani Prive, Giorgio Armani, Armani Collezioni, Emporio Armani, AJ | Armani Jeans, A/X Armani Exchange, Armani Junior, Armani Baby and Armani Casa.
Armani Group has stores in 46 countries of the world which include 73 Giorgio Armani stores, 12 Armani Collezioni stores, 140 Emporio Armani stores, 115 A/X Armani Exchange stores, 18 AJ | Armani Jeans stores, 7 Armani Junior stores, 1 Giorgio Armani Accessori shop, a special Emporio Armani Accessori store and 25 Armani Casa home goods stores. After the opening of the Armani Hotel in Dubai last year, the Group also expects to open Armani luxury hotels in the metropolitan cities around the world.