Zara is one of the largest international fashion companies and belongs to Inditex, one of the world's largest distribution groups. Zara welcomes shoppers in 82 countries to its network of 1,631 stores in upscale locations in the world's largest cities. The retailer's international footprint proves that national borders are no hindrance to a shared fashion culture. Zara is in tune with its customers, who help it give shape to the ideas, trends and tastes developing in the world. This is the secret to its success among a wide range of people, cultures and generations, who, despite their differences, all share a special fondness for fashion.