1981: In-house brand Chinese Laundry launches
1993: First Lady Hillary Clinton wears A’mano footwear during the
1999: Cels opens its own 80,000-sq.-ft. product development complex in Guangzhou.
2008: Chinese Laundry’s first branded store opens in Westfield Topanga Mall, in Canoga Park, Calif.
2009: Chinese Laundry bows store in Las Vegas’ Fashion Show Mall
2010: Higher-end Elise by Chinese Laundry line debuts
2011: Firm signs an agreement to sponsor Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants