G-Star Raw

G-Star Raw
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G-Star RAW (commonly called G-Star) is a Dutch designer clothing company that, founded in Amsterdam in 1989, produces urban clothing. Models for the brand include Liv Tyler, Girls' Generation, World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen, Clémence Poésy and musician Sergio Pizzorno. It was showcased at the New York Fashion Week from 2008 to 2011.

G-Star was originally named Gap Star but decided to change their name upon going international to avoid confusion with the already established Gap. The brand specializes in making raw denim—an unwashed, untreated denim. G-Star is influenced by military clothing. Inspirations of their designs come from vintage military apparel from around the world. Some examples include special pockets constructions and the use of trims.

G-Star's flagship stores are located in New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Edinburgh, Melbourne, Sydney, Paris, London, Cardiff, Milan Santiago de Chile and the Netherlands as its home base in the most luxurious shopping street of Amsterdam, the P.C. Hooftstraat. In total, G-Star has more than 6500 selling po...read more

Country of origin 
NL Netherlands
Business established 
1989
Number of units (worldwide) 
250
Target countries 
AU AU
AT AT
CN CN
HR HR
CZ CZ
FR FR
DE DE
HU HU
IT IT
JP JP
PL PL
PT PT
RO RO
RU RU
ES ES
SE SE
GB GB
US US
Target locations 
Contract type 
Contract duration (years) 
5
Investment level 
Please note that the legal and financial info presented here may vary, depending on the country and region. Prices are expressed in EUR and may have been converted from local currencies at the time of the listing.
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