Dutch denim and casualwear label Garcia has appointed Gregory Watteau as the new Country Manager for France. Since April 15, Watteau, who in the past gained experience within companies such as Quicksilver or Teddy Smith, is responsible for the structuring of the growth on the French market.

According to the company, the pre-orders for the collection months July to October have multiplied after a successful participation in Who’s Next in January. Moreover, Garcia by now available in 250 multilabel stores in France after its market entry three seasons ago.