On April 4, Jan Jansen Shoes BV was declared bankrupt, but there is finally some good news for the Dutch brand! For Jan Jansen shoes will make a new start.
Jan Jansen shoes is acquired by the company Folef of Peter Kooman and Maurice Jansen. FashionUnited According to the new owners have big plans for the relaunch of the brand. They want to focus more on the wholesale and have growth ambitions towards abroad.
Jan Jansen stores
In addition to this the John Doe flagship stores in Amsterdam and Maastricht, Nijmegen and the shops open in Heusden, but in The Hague and Apeldoorn, the shops closed at the end of april. For the staff of the shoe stores had already requested dismissal. It is not yet clear whether they may continue the restart.
There is however announced that Jan Jansen himself in the design remains. He’d already started designing shoes for the summer 2013 collection.