The shareholders of Calzaturificio Re Marcello, Italian leader in the production of women footwear, sold 100% of the share capital to Manolo Blahnik, one of the world’s most famous luxury footwear brands.
Founded in 1938 by the Re family, Calzaturificio Re Marcello produces highest quality women’s shoes for several international haute couture brands.
Manolo Blahnik is one of the world’s most influential footwear designers. He achieved prestigious awards during 50 years of career and his iconic success was unveiled through the film documentary “Manolo - The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards”.
Blahnik Group has 311 points of sale in 35 countries in the main luxury streets in the world.
The addition of the high-skilled Re Marcello’s team strengthens the Blahnik Group’s strategy in developing the art of high quality shoe making.
The current management team will stay on working alongside the Manolo Blahnik management team to ensure continuity.
Banca Euromobiliare acted as exclusive financial advisor to Calzaturificio Re Marcello.