PRO TIP: RailAway - Shopping at the FoxTown Factory Stores
FoxTown, the biggest factory-stores-center in Southern Europe, is located in Mendrisio (Ticino, Southern Switzerland), only 15 km from Lugano.
The distinctive fox symbolises a "City of good deals", where 160 stores, carrying 250 well-known brands, such as clothing, sporting goods, home appliances, fashion-accessoires and gifts sell their product at attractive prices, with discounts varying between 30% and 70% all year.
FoxTown's most important aspect is its innovative sale strategy: well known manufacturers sell their goods directly to the customers, at factory prices, with a high quality guarantee.
Among the brands present at Foxtrown are: Armani, Burberry, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Corneliani, Clarks, Valentino, Nike, Napapijri, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, Philipp Plein, Tod’s, Swarovski, Woolrich, Bally, Adidas, Boss, Salvatore Ferragamo, Coach, Dsquared2, Timberland, Furla, Ugg, Maje, Prada and Montblanc.
FoxTown is open from Monday to Sunday from 11 am to 7 pm, including holidays.
Closing Day: 1 January, Easter Sunday, 1 August, 25 and 26 December.
- 160 boutiques, 250 brands
- 7 self-service restaurant, snack-bar
- bureau of change
- Global Blue Tax Free Refund Point
- Premier Tax Free Refund Point
- information office
- cash machine
- 1200 free parking spaces
- Casino Admiral (250 slot machines, 29 playing tables)
- Tourist office
- Travel agency
- Free Wi-Fi network
- Gift-cards (cuts of CHF 50.- and CHF 100.-)
- SHOPPING Shop centres and outlet