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The Valiram Group is a specialist retailer and multi brand franchisee that operates dedicated brand and multi-brand stores in South East Asia. Some of the franchise brands they manage include Victoria’s Secret, Pedro, Michael Kors, Tumi, Canali, La Martina and Charles & Keith.
The Valiram Group is a privately held company and was established in 1935 as a textile merchant by Utumal Valiram. Since the 1990s, led by Sharan Valiram, the group has evolved as a leading retailer of luxury and lifestyle brands. It is head quartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with offices in Singapore, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Australia.
The Valiram Group's first foray into the retail business was when the group approached Malaysian Airports Holdings Berhad for a space for their restaurant Cafe Iguana at Kuala Lumpur's then Subang Airport. They were offered a retail space at Subang as there was no space for Food And Beverages. Prior to this, The Group were in several other businesses including import and wholesale of yarn, fabrics, manufacturing of latex gloves and food and beverages.
The Valiram Group currently represents more than 150 brands and operates over 100 stores in categories including fashion apparel, accessories, timepieces, jewellery, perfumes, cosmetics, confections and tea. It has stores in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, and Australia and most recently in Macao, China. It also has both international and domestic travel retail environments in several of the world's best airports.
In 2009, the Valiram Group was chosen as the exclusive luxury retail operator of Resorts World Sentosa, a resort on the Singapore island of Sentosa. The group was allocated about 30,000 square feet of luxury retail space to set up stores of leading luxury brands.
A partial list including some of Valiram most well known brands:
|Charles & Keith||Fashion|
|Godiva||Fine Foods and Cafes|