Alcis opens its first Karnataka store
By Satarupa Chakraborty | August 22, 2018
Marking the opening of their 8th store, Alcis debuts in Karnataka market by opening a store at Bangalore’s Inorbit Mall, Whitefield. The brand has revealed their plan to open 7 more stores across the country by end of this year.
Performance wear brand Alcis Sports has recently debuted in Karnataka market by opening their store in Bangalore at Inorbit Mall, Whitefield. This opening also marks Alcis’s 8th store across the country and the brand has revealed their plan to reach a mark of 15 stores by this year’s end.
The store will house the Alcis Sports’ range spanning not only athleisure range but specific clothing for running, training, yoga, football, cricket and racquet sports. Alcis Sports is a home-grown, premium cutting-edge performance wear apparel brand, formed to tap into the emerging sportswear segment in the country.
Roshan Baid, Managing Director, Alcis Sports, said, “Alcis Sports is a homegrown affordable Indian sportswear brand which is at par with international brands in terms of quality and also in sync with Indian sensibilities. We are happy to open our exclusive brand store at Bengaluru which is known for its vibrancy and energy, and we firmly believe people of Bengaluru will love our wide range.
Anuj Batra, President, Alcis Sports, added, “Encouraged by the response we have received from our customers for our technology laden sportswear, we decided to enhance our presence in Bengaluru with this first exclusive brand store in the state of Karnataka. This is our step towards bringing our customers closer to our brand and giving them an immersive shopping experience. This is our 8th store in the country in the past 7 months and we are on track to achieve our stated ambition of having 15 stores by year end”.
Alcis is present at large format stores such as Shoppers Stop, Lifestyle, Globus, Central, Sports Station, Walmart, RS Brothers, Sarvanas, Pothys, JC Brothers and M&M and online retail channels such as Myntra, Jabong, Amazon, Flipkart, TataCliq, Ajio, etc. Besides being present in over 350 multi-brand stores across the country, Alcis Sports is aggressively looking to open exclusive stores through franchise across the country. Alcis plans to open up about 15 exclusive brand stores, covering all the major cities of India, within this year. The store at Bengaluru is Alcis’ eighth exclusive outlet following its stores at Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Kochi and Guwahati. The company has secured an investment from Singapore based Venture Capital firm RB Investments,