Evolution of Mango


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

Our 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.

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’second largest textile exporter

2000

We open a new flagship store in London, in the central Oxford Street.

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

We 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

Our experience in the North American market begins, with store openings in Costa Mesa, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, McLean, Orlando, San Francisco and Santa Monica. We hold our first fashion show at the emblematic Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona.
We launch the biggest international fashion prize for up and coming designers, the El Botón-MANGO Fashion Awards.

2007

We open the largest design centre in Europe, the ‘El Hangar Design Centre’.
We 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.
We 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

We 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

We 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.

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