Founded in 1927 in Bologna by the Furlanetto family, Furla is an Italian company with a strong international presence. A key player in the global leather goods and accessories market, the brand’s design philosophy considers innovative manufacturing techniques while remaining loyal to traditional Italian methods of art and design. A style that is contemporary and elegant, the line is versatile, functional, and timeless. The company was led by original owners Aldo and Margherita before their children Giovanna, Carlo and Paolo took over during the 1960s. The company began to expand internationally during the 1980s, establishing the brand in 100 countries around the world, including Europe, Asia and America. A robust network of retail and wholesale distribution is strengthened by e-commerce and travel channels, with the support of five company branches across three continents for the direct management of 344 monobrand stores located on the most exclusive shopping streets in the world. Today Furla is one of the most notorious brands in the marketplace representing true Italian design and is distributed among a select network of prestigious multi-brand retailers and department stores worldwide.