) has partnered famous U.S. designer Catherine Malandrino for the
company's concept collection named DesigNation. The collection
from DesigNation will feature an exclusive line comprising
clothes from premier designers.
The collection will be inspired by various international
destinations. In fact, Kohl's will launch the DesigNation
collection for a limited period, with a different designer for
every new collection launched.
Launched in fall 2012 with designer Narciso Rodriguez and
followed with Derek Lam in spring 2013, Kohl's third designer,
Catherine Malandrino's collection will be available starting from
Oct 2013. The collection will be showcased exclusively at Kohl's
stores and the company's online site Kohls.com.
Inspired by her recent trip to Paris, Malandrino will design
apparels especially for women. The collection will include
dresses, skirts, pants, shirts, sweaters and outerwear especially
for women with retail prices ranging from $36 to $130.
In 2012, Kohl's benefited from several exclusive lines from
high-profile designers including Jennifer Lopez, Mark Anthony,
Rock & Republic and Princess Vera Wang. The DesigNation
collection is also expected to offer customers with more fashion
options and drive top-line growth for the company going
Kohl's operates 1,146 stores in 49 states and has a strong
brand portfolio, which offers moderately priced, exclusive and
national brand apparel, shoes, accessories, beauty and home
products to consumers.
Kohl's carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Other retail and
wholesale stocks that are worth considering include
), which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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