Retail Insider">

Cookie banner

This site uses cookies. Select "Block all non-essential cookies" to only allow cookies necessary to display content and enable core site features. Select "Accept all cookies" to also personalize your experience on the site with ads and partner content tailored to your interests, and to allow us to measure the effectiveness of our service.

To learn more, review our Cookie Policy, Privacy Notice and Terms of Use.

clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Versace Doubles Down in Canada, of All Places

Photo: <a href="">Retail Insider</a>
Photo: Retail Insider

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Versace has big plans for Canada. The brand just opened up the first Versace Home flagship in the world in Vancouver, quenching Canadians' apparent insatiable thirst for $5,795 baroque comforters. There are three other Versace Home stores in the world, in Milan, Beirut and Dubai, but the Vancouver location is the only one that will carry the entire Versace Home collection.

This is just the beginning of Versace's Canadian invasion. According to Retail Insider, the company plans to open up to five new Versace locations in Canada within the next several years. It expects the stores to break even within the first year of operation and to start turning a profit within two years.
· Versace Home Opens 1st Flagship in the World in Vancouver [Retail Insider]
· Here's Mariah Carey Riding NYC's Subway in Sunglasses and Versace [Racked]
· Check Out Lady Gaga's Un-Photoshopped Versace Images [Racked]