Giorgio Armani S.P.A. (pronounced [ˈdʒɔrdʒo arˈmaːni]) is an international Italian fashion house founded by Giorgio Armani, which designs, manufactures, distributes, and retails haute couture, ready-to-wear, leather goods, shoes, watches, jewelry, accessories, eyewear, cosmetics, and home interiors. The brand markets these products under several sub-labels, including Giorgio Armani, Armani Collezioni, Emporio Armani, AJ | Armani Jeans, AX | Armani Exchange, Armani Junior, and Armani/Casa. The Armani name has become synonymous with high-fashion, and is a prestigious names in the fashion industry. By the end of 2005, estimated sales of the company were around $1.69 billion. Giorgio Armani is planning, in collaboration with Emaar Properties, a chain of luxury hotels and resorts in several big cities including Milan, Paris, New York, London, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Shanghai, Dubai and Bali. The company already operates a range of cafés worldwide, in addition to a bar and nightclub.
|Industry||Fashion and Leisure|
|Founder(s)||Giorgio Armani and Sergio Galeotti.|
|Key people||Giorgio Armani|
|Revenue||€1.4 billion (2010)|
|Operating income||€900 million (2010)|