In celebration of the opening of Tommy Hilfiger children's wear stores in Mumbai on Monday, 25th September, 2012, the company hosted an in-store event at Palladium Mall in Lower Parel. Tommy Hilfiger Arvind Fashion Private Limited (licensee of the brand in India) also have opened another store in Breach Candy. The guests of honour at this opening were Olympic medalist Mary Kom and her twin sons Rechungvar and Khupneivar.
Mary Kom inaugurated the store at Breach Candy.
They were felicitated by the CEO of Tommy Hilfiger India, Shailesh Chaturvedi, who warmly welcomed his guests. After which Mr. Chaturvedi spoke a few words about the brand and how delighted they were to have Mary Kom and her kids open their range of kids stores. Mary Kom responded saying, "As a parent, I'm thrilled that Tommy Hilfiger has launched children's wear stores here in Mumbai. Everyone knows that Tommy Hilfiger is a good brand. So I'm very happy to be here."
The 800 sq. ft. store has interiors designed to reflect Tommy Hilfiger's iconic American roots and preppy heritage. These stores are designed in accordance with the specifications set by the parent brand in the US. It had playful touches from the wallpapers to the vintage furniture and unique artwork. The store is targeted towards boys and girls from the ages of 3 months to 12 years old.