Clothing and accessories brand Bikkembergs and the Italian company Principe Spa, a major player in the leather goods market, have announced a collaboration and the creation of leather and small leather goods accessories under the Bikkembergs brand. The new license for a period of three years provides for the development of the Bikkembergs brand both in terms of products and the market.
The range of offered models will be significantly expanded, and the developed distribution network of Principe Spa will ensure the wide distribution of collaboration products on the world market. The first collections of leather accessories and small leather goods from Bikkembergs will be available from the spring-summer 2023 season.
Dario Predonzan, COO of Levitas, owner of the Bikkembergs brand: “We are proud to work with one of the biggest names in leather accessories. Our brand has always focused on the quality of products under its name. Collaboration with a partner like Principe guarantees high quality in all product categories. Leather accessories make up a significant portion of our business and we hope to be able to further grow this through our partnership with Principe.” Alessandro Maroni of Principe Spa describes the new partnership as "a project that expresses the values of Bikkembergs and Principe, such as tradition, innovation, globalization, and complements the product offering for all categories of consumers."
Founded in 1986 by Dirk Bikkembergs, Bikkembergs has developed a style over the years that exudes energy and passion. Bikkembergs has created several innovative and dynamic collections dedicated to the modern "strong and healthy" man, in line with his motto "mens sana in corpore sano". The clothing and accessories brand is focused on the modern, dynamic man who wants to keep up with the times and fashion.
The Italian Principe Spa has stood out for over sixty years for its research and development of leather goods, footwear and accessories for men and women. Products are created for various clients, both in the form of full-fledged collections of their own brand, and as part of collections developed under license for partner companies. Each line of leather accessories targets the mid-to-high segment of the market and is distributed in more than 45 countries around the world, accounting for 80% of the company's turnover.