The Body Shop is planning to launch 20 more stores in 2019.
The beauty brand has a strong presence in big cities such as Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad and Kolkata. Apart from this, The Body Shop is also popular in Tier II cities like Guwahati, Siliguri, Jammu, Aurangabad, Patna, Nasik, Mysore, Calicut and many more towns and cities.
Vishal Chaturvedi, General Manager-Retail – India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, The Body Shop, said, "We shall be opening 20 more stores this year in 2019, establishing our footprint in new cities to make ourselves even more accessible to new customers."
"Apart from physical presence, we have a very strong online presence. E-commerce is our fastest channel of reaching 600+ cities and towns adding almost 30,000 customers to The Body Shop family every year. Our e-commerce business contributes to 10 percent of our business. We are expecting to grow by 12 percent," he added.