News | Davidoff Opens New Flagship Store in Texas
Davidoff of Geneva announces its newest Davidoff Flagship Store in River Oaks – Houston, TX
Houston, TX will welcome a new “Davidoff of Geneva – since 1911” flagship store in the luxurious River Oaks district in late 2015. Davidoff partnered with developer Oliver McMillan to integrate Davidoff’s new retail concept into the sophisticated open-air shopping district. Surrounded by luxury retailers, dining and entertainment, “Davidoff of Geneva – since 1911” will be a destination poised to infuse Houston with even more style and verve.
“We are delighted to open up a new ”Davidoff of Geneva – since 1911” flagship store in River Oaks alongside an outstanding array of luxury retail stores and premium restaurants,” says Jim Young, President of Davidoff of Geneva North America. “This new 2,000 square foot store will feature an expansive walk-in humidor with a wide selection of premium cigars and Davidoff as the centerpiece. An inviting retail space will display a selection of the finest accessories and a relaxing lounge will welcome guests to fill their time beautifully. The interior and architectural design is inspired by the traditions of the Dominican Republic, the home of Davidoff and where many of our employees are based.”
The River Oaks District promises to be a true Texas experience with local and international allure, featuring a cosmopolitan street scene designed in the spirit of the world’s legendary cityscapes. Situated inside the Houston Loop, River Oaks is home to 650,000 square feet of customizable space, including 252,000 square feet of luxury retail, fine-dining restaurants, street-side cafes and entertainment; 92,000 square feet of state-of-the-art, creative office space; and 279 contemporary residential units.
About Oettinger Davidoff AG
The CHF 1.2 billion Oettinger Davidoff AG with over 3,500 employees around the world, traces its roots back to 1875 and remains family owned to this day with two distinctly different businesses: one that is focused on FMCG distribution in the Swiss market and one dedicated to the core business of producing, marketing and retailing premium branded cigars, tobacco products and accessories. The premium branded cigar business includes Davidoff, AVO, Camacho, Cusano, Griffin’s, Private Stock, Zino and Zino Platinum. Oettinger Davidoff AG is anchored in a strong “crop-to-shop” philosophy, having pursued a vertical integration from the tobacco fields in the Dominican Republic, Honduras and Nicaragua to the worldwide network of almost 70 Davidoff Flagship Stores.