The Calzedonia Group opened in Verona, Italy in 1986. Its founder, Sandro Veronesi, is the President and majority stakeholder in the Group today. For over thirty years, the Calzedonia Group has seen consistently solid growth in its revenue streams and expansion efforts, creating successful products and brands and continues to strengthen its position in international fashion retail markets. The entire product life cycle, from design to production in proprietary factories all the way up to worldwide distribution, is handled directly by Calzedonia Spa. Today, the Group offers its collections exclusively within its single-brand stores (+5000) under the Calzedonia, Intimissimi, Tezenis, Falconeri, Intimissimi Uomo and Atelier Emé names, directly owned or operated as franchises, around the world (+57 countries).