WGSN Announces Opening of Chinese Headquarters in Shanghai
Market Leader in Creative Intelligence Continues Expansion Across Asia
May 26, 2011 - LONDON (May 26, 2011) - WGSN (www.wgsn.com), the global
authority on style and design, announces the opening of its Chinese Headquarters in
Shanghai. The new office will offer editorial, marketing, sales and customer support,
for WGSN’s expanding subscriber base throughout China.
“WGSN provides customers with a complete global view and simultaneously
maintains an appreciation of the local significance. The opening of our Shanghai
office serves as confirmation of our market leading “glocal” approach to forecasting,”
said Susanna Kempe, CEO of WGSN. Julie Harris, Managing Director, WGSN Asia,
explains, “Having an office in Shanghai with sales, account management and content
staff not only allows us to service our customers better, but to deepen our local
industry and consumer intelligence.”
The decision to establish an office in Shanghai is a sign of WGSN’s continued
commitment to providing industry leading creative intelligence to the Chinese market.
WGSN currently has offices in style capitals worldwide including London, New York,
Paris, Hong Kong, Barcelona, Istanbul, Melbourne, Tokyo, Singapore, Los Angeles
and Sao Paulo, Brazil.
WGSN’s China-based creative, marketing, sales, and client service personnel will be
housed in the new offices, located at 600 3
楼 楼号 号 路北西陕海上 3
3F, Building 3, No.600 Shanxi (N) Rd. 200041 Shanghai, China.
For more information please contact Nancy Tam
+852 2996 3122 or Nancy.Tam@wgsn.com
WGSN is the world’s leading trend forecasting service. The company identifies and analyzes
current and future style trends and provides its 38,000 customers with state-of-the-art online
tools that are used to create commercially successful products and services. WGSN is head
quartered in London and has offices all over the world including Milan, New York, Hong Kong,
Seoul, Los Angeles, Melbourne and Tokyo. For more information, visit www.wgsn.com.
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