Ralph Lauren was born in the Bronx in 1939, to a family of Jewish immigrants from Belarus. In
1967, creates his own label, Ralph Lauren Corporation, choosing a name inspired by a sport that
embodies a world of discreet elegance and classic style: the polo shirt. In the first collection he made his debut with
a line of ties that have immediate success, despite having been created in
countercurrent, Lauren in fact designs them wide and handmade using unusual, rich and
flamboyant. In 1969 he was the first to open a men's boutique inside Bloomingdale in New York. In
1971 creates the first women's line with a collection of men's shirts, reinventing the
classic masculine look for feminine style. The player's logo is also born with the women's line
polo shirt, which is everywhere today and distinguishes the Ralph Lauren style. The following year Polo Ralph
Lauren expands its presence by also starting to deal with accessories and footwear.
Ralph Lauren Corporation is a US company listed on the New York Stock Exchange active in the clothing, marketing and distribution of products in four categories: clothing, home, accessories and perfumes.
The company's brands include Polo Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Lauren Ralph Lauren,
Double RL, Ralph Lauren Childrenswear, Denim Supply Ralph Lauren, Chaps and Club Monaco.
Ralph Lauren Corporation is a New York-based American listed holding company founded
in 1967 by the American designer Ralph Lauren