Hudson will soon be unravelling a brand-new first floor at the Arkadia Commercial Centre, Victoria, Gozo, dedicated to its top brands: Intersport, Urban Bratz, River Island, New Look, Mango, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Timberland and Alcott.
The area spread over the building’s second floor spans an impressive 1,200sqm and will be solely operated by Hudson. This exciting space will offer a mix of Sport and Fashion offering clothing, footwear and accessories. A section will be specially dedicated to kids, through Hudson’s own brand; Urban Bratz. Another area will be dedicated to designer brands Calvin Klein, Timberland and Tommy Hilfiger as well as another will focus on fashion New Look, Alcott, Mango, and River Island.
The store will also stock two exclusive collections: River Island for Kids whilst Mango will offer clothing for men, both a first for the Maltese islands.
The mix of brands will offer a variety of choice to members of all the family, be it sportswear, social wear, clothing for work and or home wear.
The Intersport section will include Nike, Vans, Champion, Crocs, Havainas, Lotto, Helly Hansen, Under Armour, Asics and New Balance, while the area dedicated to Urban Bratz will host: Nike, Jordan, Converse, Vans, Tommy Hilfiger, Levi’s, Timberland, Champion, Crocs, Calvin Klein and Armani Exchange.
“We are very pleased to welcome Hudson to Arkadia Commercial Centre. They bring a great selection of brands to cater for all ages and genders as well as a professional, customer-centric approach to business which fits in with our business philosophy. Their presence will certainly help Arkadia return as the number one shopping destination in Gozo when we reopen.”, explains David Shone, General Manager at Arkadia Marketing Ltd. The Arkadia Commercial Centre is set to open its doors in October 2022.
“In recent years, Hudson has strengthened its position as the leading retailer in Malta. We are now delighted to offer the most loved brands to the Gozitan Market. Renovation works are underway, and our teams are working relentlessly to launch this coming autumn”, explains Hudson’s Malta Country General Manager, Ritianne Grech.
“We appeal to energetic individuals, who love our brands and the world of fashion as well as sport, to join our team on a part time or full-time basis to visit www.yourfuture.mt.”, added Ms Grech.
Hudson is Malta’s leading fashion and sports retailer with brands such as NIKE, Ted Baker, River Island, New Look, Intersport, Urban Jungle, Urban Bratz, Kiabi, Mango, Tommy Hilfiger, Armani Exchange, Mango and Calvin Klein. It also has its own Malta online store hudsonstore.com, launched in 2020. It is present in Italy through Urban Jungle and BlackBox as well as in Cyprus with Kiabi.
Hudson is also a significant operator in Africa, where it is a distributor and retailer of several leading brands. One of Hudson’s greatest achievements to date is the representation of NIKE, amongst other brands, for over 30 countries in Africa. Hudson manages this business through offices in Algeria, Morocco and Nigeria.
In total, Hudson currently manages over 30 stores in Malta, and another 30 stores spread across Africa and Southern Europe including Algeria, Morocco, Nigeria, Cyprus and Italy. By the end of 2022, the group would have opened an additional 17 new stores in all its territories. This will include two new concepts – the above mentioned multistore in Gozo as well as at the Campus hub on the University of Malta, where Hudson will introduce an innovative digital concept.
The group’s head office in Malta, with supporting offices in Italy, Cyprus, Algeria, Morocco and Nigeria.