We are happy to welcome our Retailer of the Week – Esse, a Turkish family-owned retail chain specialising in distribution of houseware and home decoration products. Founded in 1998, Esse opened its first store in 2002 and has now become one of the leading Turkish distributors of domestic products and household appliances.
“For Esse, being a leader does not only mean offering a large range of items, but presenting new and special products to enrich customer’s lives”. That’s what Esse is all about: they put a huge range of products on the market to to help you make your day-to-day life brighter and more comfortable. They offer their customers a wide variety of products and always try to keep their merchandise innovative and up to date to be attractive for their clients.
Leading international brands such as Cuisinart, ASA, Zwilling and KitchenAid are sold exclusively in Esse stores, however Esse owns a few personal brands, for instance, Essenso (small electrical items, cooking pots and pans) and Esse Home (home decoration products).
Nowadays, Esse is one of the leading retailers in the houseware and home decoration sectors in Turkey. In their stores you will find whatever you need: for the kitchen, dinner table, living room and bathroom. They have 109 stores in Turkey – many of them (150 – 1000 m²) implanted in shopping malls . Others are located on main shopping streets. Esse is not only a retailer, but also a wholesale provider for its franchises and other chain stores.
As any successful company, they seek to implant their stores in other cities. They will be at MAPIC this November 2014 to present their concept and expansion plans to potential partners and investors. Please login to MAPIC 2014 Online Database to get prepared for the show and book a meeting in advance with the companies who pique your interest!
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