About C.P. Company: In 1978 Massimo Osti, a young graphic designer from Bologna who would go on to be recognized as the “godfather of urban sportswear,” changed the name of his brand Chester Perry, founded in 1971, to C.P. Company.
Since 1921, family has been protecting Canadians from the cold – a relentless quest that founded Moose Knuckles Canada in 2009. The brand was built on the belief that we could make the leanest, toughest and most luxurious sportswear in the world.
The roots of Altea lie deep in the elegance of late nineteenth century Milan, in the area between Via Verri and Via Montenapoleone, which later became one of the most important arteries in the geography of international fashion.
In 1971, Herno was one of the first in Italy to expand into the Japanese market by opening a boutique in Osaka. In the Eighties, it was time for America and the consolidation of the company, which was experiencing its own golden age.