• Hermès To Expand Leather Goods Production in Southwest France

    5 monthes ago - By WWD

    PARIS - Hermès International is continuing to expand production for its gloves and small leather goods in France due to growth in demand. The luxury goods house has said it will move its Ganterie Maroquinerie de Saint-Junien factory to a 54,000-square-foot brownfield site neighboring its existing factory by 2022.
    It will also double the workforce employed at the facility - from 130 to 260 - in the same timeframe.
    Hermès saw its leather goods and saddlery sales grow 16.9 percent to 808.2 million euros in the first quarter of 2019. The division's sales increased 6.3 percent to 2.98 billion...
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