Fashion first as ARI unveils pre-loved LXR boutique at Montreal-Trudeau International Airport
CANADA. Aer Rianta International (ARI) ushered in a major first in regional travel retail.
LXR is a vintage and highly regarded luxury retailer offering authentic designer handbags and accessories. Pre-loved fashion is a reference to high-end second-hand clothing and accessories.
Its offering includes pieces from renowned luxury fashion and jewelry houses including Hermès, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo, Miu Miu, Cartier, Dior and Chloé, among others.
LXR promotes conscious consumerism and contributes to the circular economy by encouraging customers to buy items they already like.
It also makes luxury goods more accessible to a wider audience, by offering authenticated products at a more affordable price.
The new pre-loved store is an exclusive concept in Canada with The Loop Duty Free International Store in Montreal. It is also the first pre-loved luxury concept to launch in North American travel retail, ARI said.
LXR’s presence also extends to the digital realm, with customers being able to purchase a selection of handbags, wallets and scarves at theloopdutyfree.ca e-commerce platform.
“Circular fashion has become an important part of society and we are thrilled to be the first airport in Canada to offer a pre-loved range to our customers,” commented Jackie McDonagh, General Manager of ARI North America.
“This is a progressive step in our sustainable mission to conduct socially ethical and environmentally friendly operations in all aspects of our business, aligned with our recently launched ESG strategy. “
Richard Maynes, Global Head of Fashion and Accessories, ARI, added: “Today marks a milestone for the international duty free store The Loop in Montreal.
“We welcome the opportunity to expand our retail offering and offer our conscious shoppers and fashion enthusiasts an innovative shopping experience and the opportunity to invest in luxury pieces at a great price. more accessible.”