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Havaianas

ABOUT HAVAIANAS

Where does the Havaianas name come from?

Havaianas means “Hawaiians” in Portuguese, inspired by the namesake holiday destination which perfectly embodies the endless summer lifestyle and is so similar to the Brazilian life-style. Where did the in...

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Is Havaianas a Brazilian brand?

Yes, Havaianas is a Brazilian brand, founded by Alpargatas in 1962.

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When were Havaianas first created?

Havaianas came to life on 14th of June 1962 – the first brand to introduce "flip-flops" in Brazil. A patent for its industrial model was registered for the brand in 1964 under the title: "New insole model with ...

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How many employees does Alpargatas have?

Alpargatas has 18,000 employees globally.

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How many pairs of Havaianas are sold annually?

Each year, more than 210 million pairs of Havaianas are sold. That equates to 575,342 pairs a day, 23,000 pairs an hour, 399 pairs a minute and 6 pairs every second!

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What are Havaianas made of?

Proudly made in Brazil since 1962, Havaianas are crafted from a top secret, premium Brazilian rubber formula - a hallmark of the Havaianas brand.

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How many Havaianas styles are there?

The collections of Havaianas are annual and each collection comes with hundreds of styles. In the latest collection, over 130 styles were offered in Australia. Havaianas also offers limited edition styles, incl...

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How often is a new range launched?

Havaianas releases a new summer collection every September/November. New styles and colours are also launched throughout the year

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Where are Havaianas produced?

Havaianas are produced in Brazil. One Havaianas factory is located in Campina Grande, the second most populous city in the state of Paraiba, with approximately 385,000 inhabitants, and a second factory opened i...

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In which countries are Havaianas sold?

Havaianas is sold in more than 100 countries around the world.

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