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LacosteIn 1933, René LACOSTE and André GILLIER, the owner and President of the largest French knitwear manufacturing firm of that time, set up a company to manufacture the logo-embroidered shirt. The champion had designed this for his own use on the tennis court, as well as a number of other shirts for tennis, golf and sailing - as can be seen in the first catalogue, produced in 1933.

To the best of our knowledge, this was the first time that a brand name appeared on the outside of an article of clothing - an idea which has since become extremely successful.

 

 

Store information

Opening Hours
Monday – Saturday 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Location
35

Contact Info
Telephone: 582 5315

Website: www.lacoste.com
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