Havaianas, known for energetic and vibrant Brazilian designs in footwear, today announced the opening of three branded locations as part of the strategic alliance with Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, and Disney Vacation Club.
“We are thrilled about the opening of our key branded locations inside the iconic Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort,” said Marcio Moura, Havaianas’ USA President. “These shops exemplify the perfect marriage between Havaianas flip-flops and Disney Parks and we look forward to the success of these locations!”
For the past year, Havaianas has been designated the official flip-flops of Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort and the branded locations will offer fans another opportunity to engage with the Havaianas brand. The highly anticipated retail shops are located at Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park, Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and Disney California Adventure Park.
Each location will offer a mixture of Havaianas core, fashion and Disney-themed styles, and, integrates the fantasy of the theme parks with the history of Havaianas. The shops were brought to life through collaboration between Havaianas and Walt Disney Imagineering. Today’s ribbon cutting ceremony for the three Havaianas-branded locations marks an exciting achievement in the relationship.
“We are constantly looking at ways to delight our guests through the assortment of merchandise we offer as tangible memories of the time guests spend with us,” said Kenny Funk, vice president, merchandise. “The combination of the Havaianas brand and Disney’s magical merchandise makes for an appealing combination for our guests at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.”