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Lombard Global announces Grand Opening for DondiSofa Incâ€™s first store in USA on Saturday, November 4
Lombard Global www.lombardglobal.com , a leading global real estate and business consulting firm announced the Grand Opening of itâ€™s client showroom, DondiSofa www.dondisofa.com, in Dallas, TX this Saturday, November 4. Dondi, heaquartered in Bologna, Italy, is one of Italyâ€™s leading contemporary furniture retailers with 34 stores located throughout Italy. It chose Dallas to be the entry point for its North American expansion because of a number of factors, including favorable business start up costs, logistics, consumer demographics and psychographics. â€œThis is the fulfillment of my dream and my fatherâ€™s dream when he started the business in Italy almost 50 years ago. We couldnâ€™t be more pleased, said Pierpaolo Dondi, Chairman of DondiSalotti, parent of DondiSofa.
Lombard Global, based in Dallas, TX is a leading global real estate and business consulting firm. Its clients are typically international firms expanding to the USA and USA firms expanding overseas. Lombard adds value to its clientsâ€™ real estate decisions by first knowing and understanding their business. For example, Lombard provided human resource infrastructure development, employment selection and market research to Dondi along with real estate representation. â€œWe are so proud to be an integral part of Dondiâ€™s international expansion. They are unusual in that they are incredibly impressive from not only a design perspective (both store and product), but also with their internal operations, processes, and sales and marketing strategy and execution. Once people visit the facility, Iâ€™m sure theyâ€™ll agree that this is truly one of the most unique retail concepts to ever come to Dallas,â€? said Bill Billeaud, Managing Partner of Lombard Global.
The new store will be located at 5301 Alpha Rd, one block east of the Dallas Tollway. The new development, called Village on the Green is Cypress Equitiesâ€™ newest high-end mixed use development in Dallas. Cypress Equities is the acquisition and development affiliate of Staubach Retail.