Claire’s Continues International Expansion
September 09, 2013
Chicago-based Claire’s Stores Inc. continues to expand internationally, having recently made its debut in the Philippines, Costa Rica and Colombia. The retailer has opened its first five stores in the Manila metropolitan area of the Philippines and plans to continue developing stores throughout the country. Within the Central and South America region, Claire’s opened franchise stores in San Jose, Costa Rica, and in Bucaramanga, Colombia, marking the company’s initial entry into these two Latin American countries. In addition to these market entries, Claire's has entered into license agreements for Brazil, Scandinavia and three countries in the Balkans.