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Tory Burch Handbags, is a fashion label owned, operated and founded by American designer Tory Burch.
She began her fashion label – “TRB by Tory Burch”, later known as “Tory Burch” – in February 2004, launching it with a retail store in Manhattan’s Nolita district. Most of the inventory sold out on the first day.
When Oprah Winfrey endorsed her line on The Oprah Winfrey Show in April 2005, calling Burch “the next big thing in fashion”, Burch’s website received eight million hits the following day.
The company has grown to include 160 stores worldwide, including flagships in New York, Los Angeles, London, Paris, Rome, Tokyo and Seoul, and eCommerce sites in seven languages.
Tory launched her Shanghai flagship in 2014.. She sells her fashion lines of ready-to-wear, shoes, handbags, accessories, watches, home decor, and a fragrance and beauty collection at over 3,000 department and specialty stores worldwide.
In 2005, Burch won the Rising Star Award for Best New Retail Concept from the Fashion Group International. She won the Accessory Brand Launch of the year award at the Accessories Council Excellence Awards in 2007.
Burch won the Council of Fashion Designers of America award for Accessories Designer of the Year in 2008. Working Mother included her on their list of the 50 Most Powerful Moms of 2015. In 2015, she received the Breast Cancer Research Foundation’s Sandra Taub Humanitarian Award.
Burch has consistently been included on Forbes’ list of The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women. As of 2015, she is listed as the 73rd most powerful woman in the world by Forbes.