Come early May 2011, French beauty retailer, Sephora, will set a new milestone in its successful global business as it debuts a flagship store in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Sephora Malaysia’s flagship joins the ranks of other flagship presence in the most exciting cities of Paris, Rome and New York, cementing this city’s crusade for a new beauty revolution. A two-storey stand-alone architectural marvel at Starhill Gallery along Bintang Walk, Sephora aims to deliver a new shopping experience that encourages its beliefs of Excellence in retailing, Freedom to choose, Emotion evoked via the exciting product range and an Audacity that constantly surprises the customer.
Mr Ravi Thakran, President, Sephora (South and South East Asia, Australia/New Zealand) said, “Sephora’s vision for Malaysia is to be a Beauty Authority, promoting a new shopping experience to this country’s gents and ladies alike, offering an unparalleled range of products and a high standard of service. We are very excited and hope for everyone to be part of this with us. More importantly, we hope to make Sephora Malaysia a destination where customers can constantly learn the latest beauty trends and tips to further complement their savvy lifestyles.“
Covering close to 10,000 square feet in size, the flagship store consists of two-levels that carry the world’s leading beauty and makeup brands, such as Clinique, Dior, Estee Lauder, Lancome as well as some of the coolest and most cutting-edge brands like Amazing Cosmetics, Bare Minerals, Urban Decay and Sephora private label collection. As a Beauty Authority, Sephora is a one-stop beauty emporium that embodies a unique personality that is hip, fun, cool, interactive, sophisticated and committed to carrying beauty and cosmetic brands with efficacious formulas, spectacular colours and superior quality.
“Sephora’s flagship store in Malaysia sets a new benchmark in many ways. The store concept has been specially developed by the design team in France, boasting new and never-been-seen fixtures and state-of-the-art lighting features, setting a new standard for Sephora retail. We will also be offering many coveted beauty brands that are exclusive to Sephora, adding new innovations for customer selection. In addition, we are looking to introduce a new concept store that will include facial treatment services and retail experiences on the second level with an international brand name. It will be something very exciting, which we prefer not to divulge at this stage as we work with our business partners to bring a whole new experience to Malaysia,” said Ms Violet Ho, Regional General Manager, Sephora, South East Asia.
The Sephora flagship store is located at Starhill Gallery, Bintang Walk, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur. For more information and updates on Sephora in Malaysia, search for “Sephora Malaysia” on Facebook: