POLOKWANE, THE capital city of Limpopo masses ululated and stomped the fertile ground as it opened doors to welcome the Converse Store last week.
The opening follows hot on the ‘all-star’ heels of other four stores in Gauteng, namely Sandton City, Braamfontein, Mall of Africa and Menlyn.
Nationally, the Converse Store also includes one in Durban and Cape Town at Canal Walk.
This means locals will now have direct access to over 100 different styles for men, women and children. Fans of the brand can expect to see premium footwear, apparel and accessories.
So, that arduous trip to Joburg looking forward to owning this brand associated with kasie swag – is now in the past. You blink aha its at your doorstep.
Established in 1908, the Converse brand has built a reputation as “America’s Original Sports Company”™ and has been associated with a rich heritage of legendary shoes such as the Chuck Taylor® All Star® shoe, the Jack Purcell® shoe and the One Star® shoe.
Today, it is sold gobally by retailers in over 160 countries.
And yes, who wouldn’t wanna be associated with this heritage brand?
Image (A model showcasing some of Converse brands that will be available at the Polokwane Converse Store -its first in the province).