Despite the current weak global economic conditions, but the par Hermes CEO Patrick Thomas, said sales of the brand's handbags are in a "huge over-demand " status. To keep up with market demand, they have begun to operate in Australia, crocodile breeding farm.
Patrick Thomas, said annual production of 3,000 crocodile skin handbags, the Hermes is a much more difficult. 3-4 can do a crocodile handbag, customers sometimes wait years before they buy a crocodile skin, light skin so that a cost of up to 48,410 dollars.
Patrick Thomas, said the group has been promoting other areas of business, such as clothing and textiles, so it is not dependent on the bag, but it still is its fastest growing product line. He said: "We can not face excessive demand for large-scale handbag. we have to take a limited ability to develop new master craftsman."