Christine Ellis Associates offers a 360° service within the luxury retail and designer arena thanks to an extensive career in fashion; She began her career with Jil Sander in Germany where she a.o. covered all wholesale aspects of the Asian and US markets as well as coordinating sales events; Christine was instrumental in the creation and launch of the brand´s Italian headquarters and directed the show-room and offices, coordinated worldwide sales and managed South European wholesale accounts. Up until 2009, Christine represented luxury store groups Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Holt Renfrew and Neiman Marcus Direct in Italy as the Director of their Milan fashion & buying office AGA, overseeing a staff of 24. Not only a reference point for all aspects of their market research, assisting their purchases and scouting for new designers and trends, Christine also represented the stores at events hosted by Milan’s Chamber of Fashion and the Dutch Fashion Foundation. Through the formation of Christine Ellis Associates Srl, Christine has leveraged her extended knowledge and expertise in emerging markets, incorporating not only her eye for new talents but also supported retailers in the luxury arena, sourcing production opportunities as well as helping designers to strategically position themselves within luxury designer markets.
Thanks to our long-standing experience in the fashion market, we are uniquely positioned to offer:
Add value to your brand with our expert advice! Our services and strategies are created individually for your needs.
Our priority is to take care of you:
Save costly time and human resources with any of the above daily or seasonal assistance and add value to your business. Use our knowledge and contacts to contact designers, make all your fashion and show appointments or simply assist you with hotels, restaurants and drivers.
Our dedicated fashion experts can help you with:
Concentrate on selecting and editing your designer purchases and presenting them to your clients while we take care of the rest!
Analysis of trends and trend-reports
Having some of the best production sources at our finger-tips can benefit your business!
Christine Ellis Associates Srl
Corso Venezia, 38
T +39 02 2906 0306
F +39 02 00665171
6 Place Winston Churchill
ASE Retail Consulting