Gucci is one of the world's leading luxury brands. It designs, produces and distributes high-quality luxury goods, including ready-to-wear, handbags, small leather goods, luggage, shoes, gifts, fragrances and eyewear. Gucci manufactures all products in Italy, and licences the production and distribution of eyewear, perfumes and men's ready-to-wear.
The House of Gucci, better known as simply Gucci, is an Italian iconic fashion and leather goods label. The House of Gucci was founded in 1906 by Guccio Gucci. In 1938, Gucci expanded and a boutique was opened in Rome. Guccio was responsible for designing many of the company's most notable products. Within a few years time, the label enjoyed such success as it had attracted a sophisticated international clientele.
Gucci has introduced products that are cherished by the most iconic figures of the time and become renown for timeless design. In the mid 60s, Gucci adopted the legendary interlocking the double 'G' logo. Gucci continued its expansion abroad with stores opening in London, Palm Beach, Paris and Beverly Hills. Also, it expanded globally, true to the original aspirations of Aldo, targeting the Far East. The company increased and diversified production, carrying out significant research on more new luxurious materials and innovative approaches to design never tabling the legendary quality and craftsmanship synonymous with the brand.