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Hyt Opens Its First Boutique In Kuala Lumpur
HYT has opened its first eponymous boutique located in Starhill Gallery, Kuala Lumpur’s exclusive shopping complex. The Hydro Mechanical Horologists debuted their store during the annual Journey Through Time VIII exhibition that unites the world’s most select collection of fine watches and jewellery for 8 days of mastery, innovation and technical prowess.
A 250 people strong party with VIP guests and local and foreign dignitaries accompanied the boutique launch. decided to open HYT Asia, a non-retail subsidiary of HYT in Singapore to cater to the pressing demand coming from collectors in S. E Asia.
HYT CEO Vincent Perriard said ‘I can’t begin to tell you how excited we are to be opening our first store. We are excited by this rapid expansion, by the passion that our watches evoke in collectors and by the dynamic that is so present in South East Asia and that has allowed us such powerful growth on the ground’. Perriard continued, ‘Starhill Gallery is an exquisite space, iconic for its classical beauty on the one hand and support of new and cutting edge brands on the other and we are proud to be here’.
Joseph Yeoh, Vice President, YTL Land & Development Bhd, YTL Hotels and Properties added ‘Starhill is increasingly becoming a platform for young and dynamic brands and we welcome HYT, one of the most daring brands to hit the horological industry ever, to the Starhill home.’
Collectors and HYT Friends can visit the HYT Boutique at the Adorn Floor, Starhill Gallery, 181 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur from 24 November 2014 onwards.