Spanish fashion, home retailer Nashville

Zara, a Spanish-based global retailer, is known for its sleek products and home furnishings, with annual revenues exceeding $15 billion and will open at The Mall in Green Hills.

Zara and mall officials have not commented on this, but have submitted a permit to the Metropolitan Regulatory Authority, indicating that Zara will occupy approximately 36,600 square feet of space in the Green Hills retail facility. The post could not be published at the time to determine if the mall was nominated for ZARA to follow fashion trends or Zara’s home accessories store.

According to forbes.com, Zara was founded in 1975 and has about 3,000 stores in 96 countries. The countries with the most Zara stores (listed in alphabetical order) are China, France, Italy, Russia, Spain and the United States.

As of January 2019, the United States had 98 stores. Atlanta is the city that has Zara and is the closest to Nashville. There are also shops in Columbus, Ohio.

Zara caters to women, children and men, the so-called “fast fashion” (fairly priced garments that are quickly produced and offered by mass market retailers based on rapidly changing trends), including clothing, accessories, shoes, swimwear, beauty Products and perfumes. In addition, Zara Home (a separate entity) also provides household and daily necessities such as carpets, furniture, lighting and mirrors.

Rosalia Mera co-founded Zara with her ex-husband Amancio Ortega. When Mera died in 2013 at the age of 69, she is reported to be the richest self-made woman in the world, with an estimated wealth of more than $6 billion.

Spanish multinational clothing company Inditex now owns Zara.

Zara’s upcoming new products will be launched at the Green Hills Mall to host the cheap golden goose Deluxe Brand, based in Venice, Italy. This is a luxury fashion sneaker retailer with a starting price of about $300 and some shoes starting at $300. For $600.