Tommy Hilfiger is an American and global company dedicated to the design and marketing of high-quality designer clothing. Founded in 1985 by the famous North American designer who gives the name to the brand and who leads the company, it has more than 1,800 retail stores in more than 100 countries in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. It is one of the most internationally recognized brands and its designs are designed to celebrate the essence of American classic and cool style.
The brand covers a wide range of clothing collections including Hilfiger Denim, Hilfiger Collection for ladies and Tommy Hilfiger Tailored for men, sportswear lines and also a line for children, denim, accessories, and footwear, but also jewelry, fragrances, lenses, watches and even furniture for the home.
Since the launch of the brand, designer Tommy Hilfiger has become globally recognized as the pioneer of the “cool American classic” style, inspired by the most iconic and optimistic pop culture that celebrates individuality and enjoys a youthful but inclusive spirit. By 2016 the store had reached more than 6.6 billion dollars in global retail sales. Your products can also be purchased on its official website tommy.com. All Tommy Hilfiger stores reflect the American “preppy” heritage and the mix of both classical and modern influences.
The company has set out to carry out sustainable practices at all operational levels, from the creation of its products to the way in which they connect with the community and groups interested in the brand, whose goal is to become one of the main brands. of the lifestyle of the sustainable designer. This sustainable evolution would be based on 3 principles:
– “The way we create our products”: classic and great designs but also committed (with the environment). The objective is to supervise all areas of the supply chain, starting with the cotton fields and culminating in the manufacturing facilities, which would allow identifying those areas where it is possible to reduce the environmental and social impacts of the production process.
– “The way we operate”: Cleanly. The objective is to innovate but in a sustainable way, being able to increase the operational efficiency and at the same time reducing the environmental impact.
– “The way we connect”: taking advantage of the positive, inclusive and entrepreneurial spirit of the brand in all areas of business globally, supporting the growth of healthy communities and empowering people, adopting diversity and respecting standards of human rights.
In addition, the renowned designer is also a philanthropist, which is reflected in the creation of the organization TommyCares, through which the company provides assistance to international initiatives such as Save the Children, Autism Speaks, and World Wildlife Fund. On the other hand and for his achievements in fashion and business, has been distinguished with the prestigious Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award of CFDA in 2012.