Amouage

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Amouage
Founded1983 (1983) in Muscat, Oman
Headquarters
Muscat
,
Oman
ProductsPerfumes and luxury goods
Websitewww.amouage.com
Amouage Factory & Visitors' Centre

Amouage is an international luxury fragrance brand founded in 1983 in Oman and operated by the Oman Perfumery LLC, a subsidiary of the Omani SABCO Group.[1]

History[edit]

The company was founded, at the request of Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said,[2] in 1983 in Muscat, Oman by Prince Sayyid Hamad bin Hamoud al bu Said.[3] In 2006, David Crickmore was appointed CEO.[4][5] Christopher Chong is the current creative director.[6] In recent years, Amouage has expanded its range to include bath, home and leather goods.[1]

Locations and manufacturing[edit]

There are 21 standalone Amouage shops, and their products are sold in department stores around the world.[7]

Amouage’s visitors center and factory, located in Muscat has the capacity to produce approximately 25,000 bottles a week.[8] The two-story building opened in December 2012 and is open to visitors.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Amouage - Group Companies - SABCO Group". www.sabcogroup.com.
  2. ^ Deane, Daniela (February 25, 2012). "Oman's royal family scents global profit in luxury perfumes". CNN. Retrieved February 23, 2018.
  3. ^ "BRAND HISTORY: AMOUAGE". 4 November 2017.
  4. ^ "A Rare Bouquet". The Business Year.
  5. ^ "Amouage - About Us". www.amouage.com.
  6. ^ Wu, Sarah. "Amouage Journey: Fall Fragrances For People Who Love A Good Scent Story".
  7. ^ "Amouage Find a Shop". Amouage. Retrieved February 22, 2018.
  8. ^ "Amouage Visitor's Centre and Factory". Amouage. Retrieved February 22, 2018.
  9. ^ Duncan, Heather (August 19, 2014). "Amouage Perfumery Factory Tour". Heather Louise Duncan. Retrieved February 22, 2018.