Travel retail was still unchartered territory when the founders of DFS established the business in 1960. Now the leading high-quality travel retailer, the pioneering inspiration of its early days has stayed with the brand during its expansion. DFS has made the satisfaction of its customers ?a top priority at each stage of ?its?
Bolstered by its values and the rise of air travel and worldwide tourism, the House is continuing its development in the travel retail market, particularly in Europe. DFS celebrated its entry into Europe with the opening of T Fondaco dei Tedeschi in Venice, Italy in October 2016. A new concept combining the most desired luxury products from Italian and international brands alongside a carefully curated selection of locally handcrafted artisan products and premium food, housed within a landmark building once famed as Venice’s center of commerce between the East and West. A symbol of DFS’ savoir faire: breaking new ground and reinventing its spaces as essential shopping destinations.
- 9,000 EMPLOYEES AROUND THE WOLRD
- 400 BOUTIQUES INCLUDING 18 T GALLERIAS SPREAD OVER 13 COUNTRIES
- 200 MILLION ANNUAL VISITORS TO DFS STORES AND T GALLERIAS