F J Benjamin to open 4 Marc Jacobs stores after securing exclusive distribution rights

F J Benjamin group chief operating officer Douglas Benjamin.
F J Benjamin group chief operating officer Douglas Benjamin. PHOTO: FJ BENJAMIN

SINGAPORE - F J Benjamin has secured exclusive rights to distribute the Marc Jacobs fashion brand in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, and plans to open four stores in the next two years.

The stores will carry the full range of Marc Jacobs' women's ready-to-wear clothes, shoes, jewelry, bags and accessories, the company said in a filing to the Singapore Exchange on Thursday (Aug 25).

Said group chief operating officer Douglas Benjamin: "We are delighted to represent Marc Jacobs, one of the most exciting and sought after fashion brands in the world. We welcome the brand into our portfolio and look forward to its success in the markets we serve."