Mr. Abrantes will be responsible for all in-store operations as well as local market activities and outreach to clientele outside the New York metro area. Mr. Abrantes brings over 8 years of retail and previous luxury beauty market management experience to RUFSKIN NY.
RUFSKIN NY is a retail store located at 235 W. 19th Street selling men’s athleticwear, denim, outerwear, and men’s accessories. Located in the heart of Chelsea, the RUFSKIN NY store is a concept store for the RUFSKIN brand - showcasing all RUFSKIN products as well as the RUFSKIN Approved items from featured artists and experimental products as part of a "lab" in the central component of the retail store. Opening in March 2012, RUFSKIN NY is forecasted to sell $1.3M in the first year of operations.
RUFSKIN NY is a distributor for RUFSKIN DENIM, a San Diego, California based company and serves as the flagship store for the brand.