New Retail Location Part of Premium Swiss Chocolatier’s Plan for Additional Growth
Premium Swiss chocolatier Lindt will celebrate the opening of its newest Lindt Factory Outlet in the Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores Friday, November 16. The first 1,000 visitors to the new location will receive a complimentary Lindt EXCELLENCE bar.
The store will feature a vast array of premium Lindt chocolate offerings and Lindt Chocolate Advisors to educate and guide customers. The new store is part of the company’s long term plan of growth and expansion for its direct-to-consumer business.
“As we continue to grow our retail presence throughout the U.S., we are thrilled to open a new store in Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores,” said Christine Bullen, vice president of Direct to Consumer at Lindt USA.
Grand Opening Information
Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores
15677 South Apopka Vineland Road
Orlando, FL 32821
Grand Opening Event Times/Dates:
10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, November 16
Regular Store Hours:
10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays – Saturdays
10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sundays
Lindt currently operates more than 60 retail locations including Lindt Chocolate Shops, Lindt Outlets and Lindt Factory Outlets, where customers are treated to premium chocolate samples every day. The Swiss chocolatier is expanding into the midwest and west coast regions with new retail locations planned for the coming year. In addition to the retail stores, Lindt USA has further diversified its direct to consumer offerings with the 2011 launch of its premium home party sales program, Lindt Chocolate R.S.V.P., an expanded ecommerce presence, and growing corporate gift program.
About Lindt & Sprüngli
Founded in 1845, Lindt & Sprüngli is a global leader in the premium chocolate category, offering high-quality products in more than 125 countries. Lindt & Sprüngli operates eight production facilities in Europe and the United States and employs 7,400 worldwide. Lindt USA operates more than 60 retail stores in the U.S., Lindt Chocolate R.S.V.P., the company’s premium direct selling program, and maintains wide distribution through extensive retail and wholesale channels. For more information on Lindt, visit www.lindt.com.