Belgian fashion duo A.F. Vandevorst (founded in 1997 by An Vandevorst and Filip Arickx), whose company is owned by Luxembourg shipping giant CLdN, opened last week in Antwerp their first flagship store at 20, Lombardenvest St. The company has confirmed the first opening will be followed by enforcing the presence of the brand at key French department stores as well as distribution in Ukraine, Russia and the Baltic countries.
A.F. Vandevorst will show on 26 September in Paris during Fashion Week, when it will also set up a three day showroom. The company has registered an increase of 85% in its turnover this year compared to last year.