The CONCEPTS & DISTRIBUTION Group was set up in 1993, with the opening of its first factory outlet shopping centre, titled MARQUES AVENUE (Brand Avenue), in TROYES (10).
The group is 100% a subsidiary of the financial society Authuit, owned by its creator, Alain Salzman.
Today, the group is the French leader of factory outlet shopping centres, with the delivery of ten operations, eight of which were under name of MARQUES AVENUE (Brand Avenue) and two under the name of QUAI DES MARQUES (Brand dock)..
Today, the group manages and leads a network of over 140,000m2 of outlet shops, representing more than 711 boutiques and 3,000 indirect jobs.
In 2016, the network achieved a turnover of 478 million euros. In 23 years, the network MARQUES AVENUE - QUAI DES MARQUES has generated a turnover of over 6 billion euros.
The Marques Avenue
and Quai des Marques saga
The Marques Avenue and Quai des Marques saga continues
With the goal of promoting the outlet concept of brand-name outlet centers and villages, CONCEPTS & DISTRIBUTION implements destination sites by combining leading brands with an original, high-quality architecture.
As the national market leader, the Marques Avenue network continues its development by studying different implantations which meet a combination of very specific criteria.
With a preference for dense shopping areas, the future Marques Avenue projects will generally be located near agglomerations benefiting from a large volume of traffic, whether they are regional or touristic.Discover the different projects
Marques Avenue A13
First Factory Outlet Village west of Paris, located 30 minutes from Paris, along the A13 highway, on the main road for weekends in Normandy, Marques Avenue A13 and its 68 stores of prime retailers have an exclusive configuration in an authentic village, built around a unique landscaped area, becoming a full-fledged destination. The village is even open on Sundays!Discover the center
Marques Avenue A6
The latest network center, Marques Avenue A6 is the second Marques Avenue in the Paris region and the only brand-name outlet center in the southern Paris area. Opened in 2008, it benefits from an exceptional location where the A6 highway crosses the Francilienne route and features an exceptional offer of leading ready-to-wear and sports brands for men, women and children.Discover the center
Quai des Marques Bordeaux
Just twenty minutes by foot from the city center on Quai des Chartrons, Quai des Marques Bordeaux has become the indispensible meeting place on the Garonne River for Bordeaux residents looking for an original commercial offer. Its 34 stores featuring leading brands at reduced prices all year long and 13 restaurants with terraces make Quai des Marques Bordeaux the destination of all smart shoppers.Discover the center
Marques Avenue La Séguinière
Found along the road leading to the essential tourist destinations on the Atlantic beaches, Marques Avenue La Séguinière is a unique site designed by the architect Jean-Michel Wilmotte. Play areas with wood equipment for children and deck chairs arranged around a vast basin make it an unbeatable rest stop in the region.Discover the center
Marques Avenue Talange
Located at the crossroads of Belgium, Germany and Luxembourg, Marques Avenue Talange is a reference site for fans of clever shopping. In a green setting which recalls landscapes in the region, Marques Avenue Talange brings together 81 stores featuring prestigious brands.Discover the center
Marques Avenue Romans
The only brand-name outlet center in the south of France and the first French-style name-brand discount village, Marques Avenue Romans and its 70 stores featuring top brands offer visitors a truly enjoyable shopping spot on the vacation highway, along with lavender gardens, picnic area and wood playground equipment for children.Discover the center
Quai des Marques Franconville
Located 20 minutes from Porte Maillot on the weekend routes to Normandy, Quai des Marques Franconville has been the smart shopping destination of thousands of bargain-loving residents of the west Paris area for over 15 years. With Quai des Marques Franconville and its 95 stores featuring 370 leading home and fashion brands at unbeatable prices throughout the year, spending less is the stylish way to buy!Discover the center
Troyes Maison & Décoration
The only site in France with a direct offer of home and interior decoration brand-name stores. Located just 600 m from Marques Avenue Troyes, Marques Avenue Maison & Décoration has grown through the loyalty and expert judgment of a numerous clientele.Discover the center
Next door to Paris and featuring 75 brand-name stores, Marques Avenue at Ile Saint-Denis is the preferred address of Paris fashionistas looking for bargains and trendy brands.Discover the center
Marques Avenue Troyes Mode
As the historic capital of the knitting industry and textile factory outlet stores, Troyes is also the birthplace of Marques Avenue. It is a choice destination for fans of stock clearance stores and shopaholics on the trail of name brands and smart shopping.Discover the center