ALPHARETTA, Ga., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellairis®, the world's largest franchised wireless accessory company, announces the opening of its retail location at Westfield Shopping Center in Stratford, London, UK. This opening marks the continuation of Cellairis' larger international expansion strategy, which includes additional store openings throughout the United Kingdom and Canada, as well as first time locations in Spain, France, Northern Ireland, Ireland, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Russia, Brazil, Bolivia, Mexico, Venezuela and Peru. The Atlanta-based franchise anticipates opening its 1,000th franchise unit by year-end.
"We are delighted to welcome Cellairis to Westfield Stratford City," says Westfield's National Leasing Executive, Bill Moss. Moss continues, "Our partnership is symbolic of Westfield's commitment to develop the presence of international brands in our UK centers. Cellairis is a cutting edge, contemporary brand ideally suited to Westfield Stratford City's young and savvy shopper."
As East London's most popular retail location, the Westfield Shopping Center is also centrally located to attract a large percentage of the expected 10 million visitors to the city this summer. The Cellairis Westfield Stratford City location will offer competitive pricing for cell phone repair services and a vast selection of protective and stylish accessories for iPhone®, HTC®, BlackBerry®, iPad® and more.
"Cellairis is wholly committed to company growth, moving specifically toward expansion and recognition in the international marketplace," says Jaime Brown, COO of Cellairis. "The opening of the Stratford, London Cellairis store represents our company's commitment to not only meet the expectations of our current customers, but also introduce the Cellairis brand to new audiences."
Cellairis continues to forge new strategic partnerships to help build brand awareness among consumers and potential franchisees. This month's launch of Cellairis® by Justin Bieber was the first collection in a series of celebrity-inspired mobile accessories. The brand has also experienced great success with Cellairis® by Elle & Blair, a partnership with YouTube sensations, Elle & Blair Fowler. These collaborations aim to further build the brand's fan base and position Cellairis as a global leader in the wireless accessory market.
"Cellairis has limitless potential for growth," says Joe Ciardullo, CMO of Cellairis. "Our franchise model is what has made Cellairis successful, and international expansion would not otherwise be possible."