Hip Hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs recently announced that Macy’s the nation’s biggest department store chain, will be the exclusive distributor of his popular clothing line “Sean John”.
During a press conference, Combs said that Sean John has done over $1 billion dollars in business with Macy’s “and we plan to do a couple billion more,” Combs added.
Diddy stated that Sean John will be distributed at over 400 Macy’s locations throughout the nation.Also it was reported that Macy’s will also build exclusive Sean John shops at key Macy’s locations across the country, with Sean John retaining creative control over all display designs.
He also spoke with the New York Post about his experience working at Macy’s as a teen, to which he said,”I got my start at Macy’s when I was 16, selling shirts and ties.”To come full circle like this is a dream come true.”he added.
Diddy launched the Sean John brand in 1998, and has continued to expand.