I just received this press release - if you are in NYC next week....
New York, NY (May 4, 2011) — This May, Saks Fifth Avenue and Montblanc celebrate the highest mountain in the Alps with the exclusive global launch of ‘Tribute to the Mont Blanc’. This new collection pays homage to the summit and icy peaks of the brand’s namesake with all-white writing instruments, leather accessories and jewelry.
“We’re thrilled to be part of Montblanc’s worldwide launch of the ‘Tribute to the Mont Blanc’ collection,” said Tom Ott, SVP GMM Menswear, Home, Food & Gifts. “The design details and intricate craftsmanship offer a beautiful interpretation of the mountain and offer our customers another elegant option from Montblanc.”
Saks Fifth Avenue will exclusively feature the collection at the flagship New York store from Monday, May 16 to Sunday, May 29. This will be accompanied by a window display and white-themed Montblanc shop décor.
About Saks Fifth Avenue
Saks Fifth Avenue, one of the world’s preeminent specialty retailers, is renowned for its superlative American and international designer collections, its expertly edited assortment of handbags, shoes, jewellery, cosmetics and gifts, and the first-rate fashion expertise and exemplary client service of its Associates. Today, Saks operates 46 full-line stores in 22 states, 5 licensed stores in the Middle East and 2 licensed stores in Mexico City, 57 Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH stores and saks.com, the company’s online store.