The story behind MIGATO began in the early 80’s, when the two founders, Panagiotis and Maria Gatos, started with particular passion, hard work and vision giving life to their professional dream…
1983The migato brand is born
1987The first Migato women's footwear line
1989Opening of the first Migato retail store in Greece
1994Migato acquires its new privately owned headquarters in Agios Dimitrios, Athens
1998Privately owned logistics facilities in Magoula, Athens
2000The first flagship MIGATO store in Athens' s biggest retail shopping street, Ermou, is introduced
2001Time to go North! Thessaloniki welcomes MIGATO
2002Launch of the first MIGATO men's line
2004MIGATO now features 40 stores in Greece and Cyprus MIGATO takes part for the first time in the International Franchising Roadshow exhibition in Athens, Greece
2006MIGATO goes global, with 50 stores in Greece and internationally The company adds to its retail network 3 new shops in Albania, Romania, Skopje and 2 in Spain
2007Time for more growth. Ten more stores are added to the retail network STAT-BANK gives MIGATO its seal of approval, by awarding it in the 18th place in its list of the most important Greek retailers
2010MIGATO receives the award for “Best Valuefor- money Company” of the year by Franchise Business magazine Opening of our second store in Ermou str., Athens, Greece
2011Baby steps! We introduce our first ever kids’ line We unveil the first MIGATO pop-up store in London. Three more openings in Doha, Qatar, Pristina and Kosovo.
2013ΜΙGATO celebrates its 30 years with a new logo.