Italo Fontana, creator of U-BOAT, opens a branded boutique in the heart of Venice as part of its commitment to the Italian region. Following the recent opening in Florence, on the Ponte Vecchio historical bridge, in Rome in the central Via del Babuino and previously the one in the Milanese Corso Como; U-BOAT pushes ahead the retail development of the Italian portfolio of stores. Today Italo cuts the ribbon of a new branded boutique in St. Mark’s Square, one of the most beautiful and renowned squares in the world. As well as for Ponte Vecchio for Florence, the “Piazza San Marco” is considered the Venice's main symbol and tourist attraction. The opening at number 111 of Sestiere San Marco is part of a retail shop development plan for 2015 of openings in some of the top key cities in China, Europe and US. Among them the recent launch of a U-BOAT boutique in Cannes, located in the glamorous Rue d’Antibes and of the one in Seoul, South Korea.