Waikīkī – Royal Hawaiian Center today announced that luxury luggage maker, RIMOWA, will open its
new two-story boutique in mid-July 2020 on the first and second levels of Building C. At nearly 2,250
square feet, it will be the brand’s largest store in Hawai‘i.

“We are excited to welcome RIMOWA to our collection of luxury retailers at Royal Hawaiian Center,”
said Rosalind Schurgin, CEO of The Festival Companies, which manages and leases the Center. “As one of the world’s most innovative names in luggage and travel accessories, it’s an ideal addition to the
Center’s selection of luxury merchants. We’re eager to introduce this coveted brand to both long-time
fans and new admirers.”

The expansive newly-renovated space, dedicated to functional luxury, will showcase RIMOWA’s
signature luggage collections – the RIMOWA Original, RIMOWA Classic, RIMOWA Essential, and
RIMOWA Hybrid – as well as new product lines. In celebration of the store’s opening, select limitededition RIMOWA pieces will also be available in-store for the launch.
RIMOWA will be open daily.

EDITOR’S NOTE: High-res images of RIMOWA exclusive items to the Royal Hawaiian Center boutique
are available for download.

RIMOWA is a global leader in premium luggage. Since 1898, it has placed quality and innovation at its
core, creating luggage for the discerning, purposeful traveller. Inspired by the aeroplanes of the
pioneering era of aircraft construction, in 1937 RIMOWA introduced aluminium into the manufacture of
its suitcases revolutionising the industry and creating their iconic design with parallel grooves. In 2000,
they pioneered again, creating the first polycarbonate case on the market. Designed and engineered in
Germany, RIMOWA combines heritage and craftsmanship with the rigours of modern technology. In 2017,
RIMOWA joined LVMH Group.

About Royal Hawaiian Center
Royal Hawaiian Center is the premier shopping, dining, entertainment, and cultural destination in
Waikīkī, comprised of 110 shops and restaurants over three city-blocks of world-renowned Kalākaua
Avenue. The Center stands proudly upon historic land known as Helumoa, once home to Hawaiian

OWNERSHIP: Royal Hawaiian Center is owned by RHC Property Holdings LLC and managed by The
Festival Companies.

For more information, visit www.RoyalHawaiianCenter.com or call Helumoa Hale Guest Services at 808-


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Sam Shenkus
Royal Hawaiian Center
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