September 9, 2014, New York, NY: Club Monaco, the international lifestyle brand who offers men and women affordably luxury, is pleased to announce an exclusive partnership with MR PORTER.COM, the award-winning global retail destination for men’s style, set to launch September 9. This exciting pairing introduces Club Monaco to a wider international online audience, making its signature heritage mens’ collections accessible now through MR PORTER’s vast network and infrastructure, including express worldwide shipping to over 170 countries.
As Club Monaco continues to expand with the opening of four key men’s-only shops in the world: Hong Kong, Seoul, London and New York City and evolves its elevated, point of view, the MR PORTER customer will now have access to a variety of the brand’s best-selling pieces. Items such as classic button down shirts, suede basketball jackets, blazers, suiting, leather bombers, cashmere sweaters, printed chinos, Indigo tees, and varsity jackets round out an always-tailored assortment that fuses fashion with street – a viewpoint that has become synonymous with the Club Monaco brand.
“Club Monaco’s presence on MR PORTER is a natural fit for us and continues our modernized, updated vision of men’s wear,” said John Mehas, chief executive officer at Club Monaco. “Without a doubt, MR PORTER is the premier online destination for men who crave clothing and accessories that are executed with quality and authenticity. Club Monaco is a leader in offering men well-crafted, affordable luxury and we couldn’t be prouder to debut our collections to MR PORTER’S international audience.”
“We are pleased to be launching Club Monaco onto MR PORTER for fall,” says MR PORTER Buying Director Toby Bateman. “I’ve long admired this brand’s focused design philosophy and I’m sure that it will resonate well with our global customer base. It’s also great synergy that we are their exclusive online partner as they open their first London store.”
About Club Monaco
Founded in Toronto in 1985, Club Monaco is an international lifestyle brand that offers enduring style with a modern sensibility. Headquartered in New York City in the heart of west Chelsea’s gallery district, Club Monaco appeals to the creative consumer—a group of cultural influencers who mix fashion must-haves with timeless classics. Our brand represents a distinctly urban-casual point of view, best defined as a sophisticated play of opposites: mixing vintage with new, hard with soft and eclectic with minimal.
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About MR PORTER
MR PORTER is the award-winning global retail destination for men’s style, combining the best international menswear with editorial content. The site sells over 200 leading international brands, with content and new products added weekly. MR PORTER offers express worldwide shipping to 170 countries (including same day delivery to London and New York), and a free collection service for returns and exchanges. Designers available include Alexander McQueen, Givenchy, Raf Simons, Lanvin, Loro Piana, Maison Kitsune, Boglioli, A.P.C, Beams Plus, J.Crew, Church’s, and Common Projects.